Friday, March 08, 2013

Meet Amanda

Blame it on Nancy Drew!  I've been seriously distracted by the Nancy Drew blog hop -- and busy making my project and writing my post. (If you're as crazy for vintage Nancy Drew books as I am, make sure you check out the giveaway!) That's why this top sat for a week before I got it quilted and bound.
Then I realized that making excuses for not having a finished baby quilt for a third week in a row when I'm trying to motivate others to make baby quilts just wasn't right. So here she is --


This is Amanda, and she's made with mostly the same fabrics I used for Annabelle. There are a whole lot of "what was I thinking?" fabrics here, prints that I bought brand new and later decided didn't work with my style of quilting. Thank goodness they make such cute low volume baby quilts!

There will be lots more of these.

This post is linked to to Finish it Up Friday, Can I get a Whoop Whoop?Link a Finish Friday, and Freedom Fridays.


Deb@asimplelifequilts said...

I love this quilt! I've been sorting through my stash and I can see some quilts like this in my future too

Little Island Quilting said...

I have lots of 'what was I thinking of' fabrics in my stash. I think you've hidden yours beautifully because I can't see them in this quilt!

Anonymous said...

I think its sweet and lovely.

Jeni B Quilts said...

I love the colors too, very soothing...

Anonymous said...

I like both of the quilts. I never thought of using lots of prints for that pattern. I have some for a hospital quilt that are all tools and vehicles, so I may try that!


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