Tuesday, April 28, 2015

I need to get this done


this is a quilt one of my nieces started when she was about 8
the top is together waiting a back and quilting


it was a quilt of "her life" at the time
this was her skiing block 
her Uncle Jody used to take them skiing



this was her hamster. I know I cant draw hamsters LOL
but she made it out of a fuzzy material for 3 d effect


so many memories in this little lap quilt
I need to finish it or have it finished
she is now 20 and it would make a cute
quilt for her to pass to any children she may have
I miss her and looking at this quilt made me miss 
her more.
Four of my five nieces have one of these in some stage
this one is ready to quilt
I think some are ready to border
and some need more blocks I think
their Christmas gifts may be staring me in the face!
we will see if I can get my frame up and running
if not, I need to save up and get er done


4 comments:

  1. Oh those would be a wonderful Christmas gift to finish up.

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  2. What an adorable memory quilt that's so worthy finishing...love it!

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  3. Such a cute quilt--I love all the critters! That broody hen is so cute!! Perfect fabric...hugs, Julierose

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  4. thats wonderful, great memories for them

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