Quilting, Sewing, Soaping

Ribbon Box Crib Quilt

One of the things I knew for sure I wanted to make for Ms. Baby was a quilt.  I’m a quilting super beginner, but have a couple of awesome super quilter family members to ask advice of, which is great.

I looked and looked and couldn’t find a quilt pattern that really spoke to me…that is, until Nakisha told me she was going to make Cloud 9 Fabrics’s Ribbon Box Quilt.  I loved it and immediately made plans to copy her.  :P  I mean, imitation is the purest form of flattery, right?

Here it is…

Cloud 9 Ribbon Box Quilt

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February Plans: Part Two

I shared my selfish sewing plans for the UFO retreat I’m attending, and now here are my unselfish sewing plans (minus a few which are surprises).

Speaking of UFOs:  today’s the last day to vote in the PR UFO contest.  I would be over the moon if you’d consider voting for my Christmas Quilt!

UFO Contest 2017

And now for the rest of my sewing plans…first up, what I plan to make for my sweet boy:  CHEEKS!  He’s good clothing-wise for the rest of winter and Wisconsin spring (which is all of like 3 weeks long), but needs some more stuff for Summer.

Here are my planned makes!  Links to fabric included, if they are still available.

Brindille & Twig 023: Cuff Shorts



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