Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Gift for Naomi

My sister is pregnant with her 5th child!!! Wow..she's amazing!! Of course I wanted to make something for her, so after talking with her about what she needs wants, we decided on a rag quilt. She's having a girl and envisioned pinks and browns for her little Naomi, so this is what I made. I love how it turned out! The pattern is Ellie Jane by Sweet and Shabby Designs. (I am now selling their patterns!!! They are being shipped to me now, so I'll explain more about that later this week.)

Anyway, I decided to pair the quilt up with a matching appliqued onesie. I used the applique printout from the quilt pattern and shrunk it on my copier to 50%.

Then to make the onesie even more adorable, I made it a ruffle-butt as well, using this tutorial by Crap I've Made! I discovered in the process that my sewing machine has a rolled hemmer foot! SWEET!!! It made it so quick and easy!

These have been done for a while, but I didn't want to post it on the off-hand chance my sister checked this blog. I finally gave them to her today and she LOVED them, which makes me so happy!

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  1. This little set is gorgeous, Tam! Love it!

  2. Cute! I LOVE the quilt and great thinking to use some pieces to make a onesie too!

  3. These are super cute. I have an idea now how to turn them into boy themed. I don't think my husband would like me putting our baby boy in a pink ruffled onesie :)


  4. What a wonderful idea. I love it. And how cute that you made that little onesie to match. Such a cute idea!


  5. Love this, so cute! I would love for you to come link up over at my blog! I've got prizes :)

  6. Ha ha! Yes, your sister does in fact check this blog! And I do love the quilt and the onesie! It was so great to visit with you and my cute nieces and nephew yesterday; thank you again for all of your hard work and for all of the love that went into those gifts. They are priceless to me, and I'm very grateful to you for making them!

  7. What a great sister you are! I wish my family embraced my 5th pregnancy with as much cuteness and love that you have! (I am pregnant with my 5th - a girl, too!) Great work!

  8. I just made a rag quilt for my pregnant sister too!! Although yours turned out ADORABLE!!! Love the matching onesie too!

  9. Your sister is amazing! WOW # 5!

    This turned out great!

    Thanks for joining Get Your Craft on Thursday. Please join me next week for another wonderful party!!

    Please stop by next week I am having guest over each day and I would love for you to tell them HI!

  10. Both the rag quilt and onesie are darling!!! I love both! It makes me want to have another baby!


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