Genevieve's Baby Quilt - Quilting Detail

Baby Quilt for Genevieve


As my previous entries (Monkey Business and Falling for Fall) alluded to, I had a busy fall! It was so busy that I am seriously late in completing a baby quilt for little Genevieve. Thankfully her parents were warned ahead of time and they are still excited to work with me! Yay!

Genevieve's Baby Quilt - Top
Genevieve’s Baby Quilt – Top

Genevieve’s mother and I went fabric shopping in early September, and we found some very luscious fabrics. I wanted to just let the beautiful fabrics do the talking for this quilt. To that end, I found a lovely modern baby quilt pattern by Bijou Lovely that I mimicked. The quilt came out to roughly 47″ by 66″.

Genevieve's Baby Quilt - Backing Fabric Detail
Genevieve’s Baby Quilt – Backing Fabric Detail

The backing for the quilt is focused around a long stripe fabric and I used up all the remaining fabric to make a pieced backing. OK, there is just a bit of the backing stripe fabric left that might be able to be turned into a small pillow… but that’s it! For the quilting, I used a loose heart / swirl pattern.

Genevieve's Baby Quilt - Quilting Detail
Genevieve’s Baby Quilt – Quilting Detail

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