Sunday, February 22, 2015

bright coloured baby quilt

It is such a joy to make baby quilts. You can use all kind of colours, from bright to pale. There are great fabrics for sale, I have owls, dinosaurs, monsters, sheep and chickens, vintage cowboys, cars, farm animals! I have no idea when I am going to use all these !!! I am a fabric addict, what to do about that???
Went yesterday with a friend to a secondhand store here in Sparta and saw lovely cotton curtains with bright cars. I couldn't resist again. Well, it is not the only thing I bought !!

A few weeks ago I finished a baby quilt in green and fuchsia.


I love bright colours and threw a few cushions on top of it



I still have to find a better place to make pictures of quilts. The washing line isn't  ok. I was lucky there was no wind and the quilt stayed in place. 



14 comments:

  1. Beautiful quilt with nice colors! Have a nice day! Anneli

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  2. Ik zag die schattige kleurtjes al op mijn dashboard staan, wat een prachtige baby quilt.
    Wij hebben hier een frisse maar zonnige dag, is het bij jullie al voorjaar=
    Groet,
    Janneke

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  3. Wat een prachtig kleurig quilt!! Kan me voorstellen dat je daar graag aan werkt.
    En ja, wat die verslaving betreft: of alles in handwerken verwerken of nee zeggen! Maar ik denk dat je al die stofjes wel ergens in verwerkt!
    Die kussentjes zijn ook prachtig!

    Liefs, Gerry

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  4. What a lovely quilt with such vibrant colors. I like the hot pink you put on the back, too.

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  5. Dearest Ada,
    Well, the only solution to buying lots of fabrics is to steadily produce items so you use them up!
    Lovely baby quilt you show us here. Oh, I know about photographing larger pieces being hard... Indoors it is the light factor that works as a negative and outside you don't know where and how.
    Love the way you captured them however.
    Hugs,
    Mariette

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  6. What a lovely baby quilt!!!!!!!! The colours are beautiful!!!!!!!!!!
    Καλή Σαρακοστή, dear Ada!!!!!!!!

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  7. I think its your best quilt!!!!!I LOOOOOOOOOVE it!!!!!What colors!!!!Amazing!

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  8. Il est très beau ce patch, magnifiques couleurs ! Bonne soirée

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