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« on: July 26, 2011 06:55:39 AM »

I threw a shower for my minister/surrogate daughter in May.  Cameron Wesley finally made his appearance on July 12, a full week after he was due to arrive; apparently he was pretty comfy in mama's belly  Smiley

Being a craftster, and not caring for mass produced baby shower invites, I made my own

I sewed the umbrella onto the cardstock and then wrote on it.


In hindsight, the rainy paper made it a little difficult to read, I should have used the cloudy sky paper...


I made a bunting (my first) that spelled Cameron, I figured they could hang it in his bedroom later.  However, it turned out ALOT bigger than I imagined, so I'm not sure where they put it when they got it home...

Laura has a real sweet tooth, so for refreshments, I went with a dessert buffet

We also had peanuts, and cheese & crackers to offset all the sweet.


Diaper cake


Sock rose bouquet


Burp rags


Onesies, the first is a nod to his gamer parents, the second is for his mama's favorite team the- Steelers


More onesies


My favorite, biohazard on the butt


Crayon C-- I used the ones with the coolest names on the widest part


The strip quilt I made her.

Thanks for looking  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2011 07:43:26 AM »

wow!
everything is awesome!
Esp the quilt!
To get your pics, right click on picture, select save as, save somewhere(desktop?), and then the usual upload onto here. I hope thats helpful ;0)
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« Reply #2 on: July 26, 2011 08:55:23 AM »

Wow! Barely out of the womb and the baby is already spoiled rotten.Cheesy What a wonderful job!
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« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2011 03:25:52 PM »

No kidding, you made so many fabulous things!  My favourite is the Crayon C, LOVE it Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: July 26, 2011 07:11:28 PM »

wow!
Now I can see the crayon C, how cool is that?
and all the great onsies, yep the bio hazard one is a hoot!
Glad you could add these pics, they are awesome!
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« Reply #5 on: August 01, 2011 03:45:27 PM »

Holy moly!  Excellent job!  You put a lot of work into this shower and the gifts!  Wonderful!!!!
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