A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Please remember to SEARCH before asking a question that may have already been answered. Thanks!
Total Members: 299,123
Currently Running With Scissors:
753 Guests and 21 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Under the Sea baby quilt  (Read 1273 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
danynn
« on: May 02, 2013 06:21:09 AM »

My brother and sister-in-law are expecting a boy in a few weeks, so my mom and I decided to make them a quilt. We went with an "under the sea" theme.

The plan was to share the load - I would piece the top and then my mom would quilt it and do the binding. Except she panicked at the idea of not being able to do straight-line quilting (she's a novice quilter) and made me do the quilting instead.

So here's the quilted quilt, missing the binding (she's still going to do that Cheesy).



And some close-ups of the different sections (sorry for the blurry crab, I was taking the picture with my cell phone and the screen is shot so I can't tell when I take pictures if they're not in focus).


THIS ROCKS   Logged

waggonswest
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2393
Joined: 16-May-2007


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2013 06:41:00 AM »

Love it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://waggonswest.etsy.com
25/12,  14/13
57/50 in 2010, 53/50 in 2011, 85/50 in 2012 83/50 in 2013 link, 12/2014
4/14
Leslieshappyheart
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3345
Joined: 30-Dec-2010

A happy heart makes the face cheerful! Pr 15:13


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2013 06:57:01 AM »

Nice work--that's a wonderful gift!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My crafty blog: Leslie's Art and Sew

My dolly blog: Blythe Happy
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Life is Moving Along Splendidly
Online Online

Posts: 30328
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all things!!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2013 07:13:15 AM »

very nice--looks like you did most of the work, so Mom better step up and get that binding done! Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kjlutz
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

I am woman watch me grow!
Offline Offline

Posts: 5562
Joined: 23-May-2007

Wherever you've been, He's been there


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2013 09:18:23 AM »

I love how colourful it is with all the different creatures.  I'm sure the baby will love it. 
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Sometimes you get to change the world, and other times the world changes you.

Currently drowning in the sea called PhD.

Interested in swapping for I-Spy Quilt Squares and Scraps.
MareMare
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Bath and Beauty Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Soapmakers do it with bubbles
Offline Offline

Posts: 18967
Joined: 25-Apr-2007

Don't be a soap licker


View Profile WWW
« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2013 01:24:11 PM »

How cute! It's going to be a great present!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Soaps by MareMare Blog Updated! 8/27

~Calling all Quilters! It's time to join the 2014 Quiltalong!~

Love painting your nails? Check out the Awesome Manicure Thread!
Homerof2
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 6336
Joined: 19-Jan-2006

Loving life being a full-time wife


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: May 02, 2013 05:29:29 PM »

That's really cute!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

yoopidou
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2853
Joined: 14-Aug-2008


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2013 06:26:52 PM »

What a wonderful quilt! This baby boy is very lucky.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
beechbaby
« Reply #8 on: May 03, 2013 02:42:59 PM »

I love this!! Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Best Dressed at 2014 Golden Globes
How to Rock a Perfect Stylish Workday Outfit
-- PLEASE DO NOT UPLOAD VIDEOS ON MY STUDIO!
How to Perfect Your Après-Ski Style
Top 7 Fashionable, Winter Products That Will Keep You Warm
Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Gift Ideas: Mini Book Jewelry
Handmade Gift Ideas: Bunny Travel Pillow
Tute Tuesday: Cross Stitched Sewing Box

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.