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« on: October 28, 2011 10:26:35 PM »

I found this wonderful tutorial online http://neverenoughhours.blogspot.com/2010/08/fat-quarter-baby-quilt-tutorial.html a while ago and had been wanting to make this.  I'm not much of a quilter but I wanted to make a blanket for the new baby that was born into the host family that I stayed with in Mexico this summer. Her name is Yulisa. So i bought some fat quarters and went to work. I did not use batting as it does get rather warm down there.  Also, a member from my church is taking it down in her suitcase and I didn't want to take up too much room in her suitcase..

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Now, I have to admit, I ended up putting the blocks together wrong. I was in the middle of the first block and my husband decides he wants to make a run to the local convenience store for a little snack. I went with. Well, when I got back I figured I had it right and just went to town. I just noticed I put them together wrong, but oh well. It's still vibrant and lively.

Is it "too" lively? LOL!  Grin

« Reply #1 on: October 29, 2011 08:18:40 AM »

Love it! I love the fabrics you chose!
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« Reply #3 on: November 05, 2011 10:08:06 AM »

Well I don't know how you were "supposed" to do it but I think it looks fabulous how it is! Very cute, I'm sure the family will love it!
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« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2011 04:23:15 PM »

oh this is just adorable!
I love, love the fabrics that you chose, and if this is getting it wrong, I prefer it!

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« Reply #5 on: December 07, 2011 08:18:43 PM »

thank you all, the family adored it! here is the little sweetie with it Smiley

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