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Topic: Purplish Snowball Quilt for Baby  (Read 1124 times)
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« on: July 14, 2008 09:33:54 AM »

Hi Everyone:

I don't usually get to share pics since I don't have a dig camera  Roll Eyes, but I gave this baby blanket to a good friend for her baby shower and someone kindly took a few pics for me.  Its not perfect but hopefully baby won't mind. Smiley

The pattern is a snowball block, the whole thing is 100% cotton flannel and for that reason I didn't put any batting in since I figured it would be warm enough on its own.  The colours are really intense, which doesn't show up terribly well in the pics, but I think the closeup picture gives you a better idea of the colours.  I knew their baby room was lavender and I wanted it to match somewhat.  My favourite part, I think, is the backing fabric.  Smiley

Yay! I finished something quilty! Smiley  It's very nice to do something small and quick, considering my current "real" quilt project I started 3 years ago...  Roll Eyes

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« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2008 02:52:16 PM »

thats so cute!! the flannel really helps add to the cuddliness of it  Smiley

« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2008 02:59:38 PM »

I like that backing fabric too, perfect for a baby.
Good job!!
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« Reply #3 on: July 15, 2008 06:55:11 AM »

What do you mean it's not perfect? It looks great to me! Good job!
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« Reply #4 on: July 15, 2008 04:37:24 PM »

Very cute!!  I love purple, so I had to take a peek after seeing the title.  I love the pattern , the color, the whole thing.  Great job!
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