Twin baby quilts

I finished up a pair of cute baby quilts for a commission.  For twins who are on the way!  I made a couple of pillow sleeves to go along with ‘em too.

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Why can’t I ever coordinate photo taking with no fold lines in the quilts??

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These were fun to sew up. I haven’t been working with lots of white or these colors in awhile so it was fun to go back to them for a project!

On another note, a dear friend of mine is a finalist for the Dwell Room for Improvement contest. You don’t have sign in or anything to vote for her, so please do! It just takes two quick clicks and a free living room make over could be hers so vote for her! Thank you, thank you!

22 Responses to “Twin baby quilts”

  1. Beth Lehman August 18, 2010 at 7:16 am #

    these quilts are darling! as a mommy of twins i love seeing things made for them and the way they can be similiar but not identical! beautiful! i literally can hit submit b/c i keep looking at them!

  2. Katie B August 18, 2010 at 7:26 am #

    Very cute! I love the colors.

  3. Ryan H August 18, 2010 at 9:02 am #

    They turned out wonderful! Thank you for sharing your talent.
    – The Twins Pop

  4. Emily August 18, 2010 at 9:18 am #

    I LOVE these, and the pillows are GREAT too! Aaaaand, I voted. ;)

  5. Jessica August 18, 2010 at 9:50 am #

    How did you learn to machine quilt? I have been wanting to learn for years, but have never known how to get started. Do you mind sharing what kind of sewing machine you have and your feelings on how it works for machine quilting? The quilts are AMAZING!!

  6. Kate August 18, 2010 at 10:07 am #

    Love the diagonal stripe!

  7. Live a Colorful Life August 18, 2010 at 10:24 am #

    These are so cute and the colors, YES!

  8. Terri August 18, 2010 at 11:01 am #

    What a lucky family to have these quilts! I love how coordinated this set is. Gorgeous color schemes!

  9. Erica August 18, 2010 at 11:30 am #

    Nice colors! These are very cute!

  10. Audrie August 18, 2010 at 11:37 am #

    Very cute! My sisters are twins and all they got were the exact same everything! I love the idea of the matching twin quilts :)

  11. duff August 18, 2010 at 1:22 pm #

    OUtrageously cute! Love the binding swap! Good luck to your friend–my vote is in.

  12. Karen August 18, 2010 at 1:48 pm #

    They look great! Great colours.

  13. Munaiba August 18, 2010 at 3:52 pm #

    Those quilts are gorgeous! I really like those colours. The recipient mother must be thrilled.

  14. Michelle H August 18, 2010 at 6:00 pm #

    I am beyond delighted with the end result and can’t wait for the babies to arrive so I can get some photos with them AND the quilts! Thanks for making the entire process such a breeze…
    (The Twin’s Happy Momma)

  15. CitricSugar August 18, 2010 at 6:13 pm #

    My favourite colours!!!! Beautiful job and the pillow covers are a lovely touch.

    Headed to Dwell right now.

  16. Miss White Wall August 19, 2010 at 6:16 am #

    Oooo I love the quilts, absolutely gorgeous! I like how they match so perfectly.

  17. karenbrauer August 19, 2010 at 9:06 am #

    Beautifully made. I love the blue and orange. They remind me of a fall day.

  18. PioneerValleyGirl August 19, 2010 at 8:27 pm #

    What a fun pair!

  19. Kathy August 20, 2010 at 12:08 pm #

    Oh, how fun! Turquoise and orange are my intended nursery colors, so I just love seeing baby-things made (since I don’t get to start on my nursery until we’ve found a place to live and unpacked everything. A lot to do, and not a lot of time!

  20. Amanda Elizabeth August 20, 2010 at 4:05 pm #

    SO pretty!!!! These are gorgeous!

  21. Lynnea August 20, 2010 at 6:58 pm #

    Adorable!!! Are the colors from a specific line of fabric (if so would you be willing to share?)…or scrap?

  22. laurah August 28, 2010 at 3:50 pm #

    Wow I am inspired!

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