Sunday, December 29, 2013

Christmas Finishes

I hope that everyone that celebrates Christmas had a wonderful one! 
 I made a few gifts for Christmas gifts but was not able to share until they had been gifted.  
Then there was the whole I don't have time to post deal, but hey, I have some time right now
 before I begin my running around for the day.

First up, I made a little quilt that I still can't show yet, but I will tell you it has that soft, fuzzy fabric in it. 
 I showed it to my DD2 and she fell in love with it. 
 I was happy to hear that because I used some fuzzy fabric to make her a throw for her couch!  

She is finishing up her Master's at NC State. 
 I found some NC State fabric and put this little quilt together.
The fun part is that they are the Wolf Pack and I found wolf paw prints to use for the quilting! 
 The red fuzzy did show through on the white in the quilting a little bit
 but since this will just be used for a couch quilt I think it will be just fine, she loved it! 
 This fabric is the soft and comfy from JAF. 
 The other fuzzy fabric I used was Snuggles from Moda and
 I LOVED working with the Snuggles so much more!

The other finish I had were these Christmas stockings I was consigned to make
 for my nephew and his new wife. 
 I used the same fabric to make their stockings that I used to make their wedding quilt.  
Both stockings came from free patterns found at Maywood Studios.  
There are 2 other different ones, which I printed out so I can make two different ones later.

Matt's mom (my SIL) asked me while I was making their quilt. 
 So a few weeks before Christmas I made these. 
 I did put aside the fabric I used to make the cuffs and the letters to make future stockings,
 for when they have kids. 
 I put it with the patterns so everything is put together and ready when the time comes! 

This is Christmas morning when they received them.

I am happy that I can finally share these with you. 



Mrs. Goodneedle said...

You're so smart! I love ths stockings (and your plan to add on as the family grows!). The quilt is fabulous... GO PACK!

Sara said...

Love that red fabric!! I bought some Fuchsia Minky Cuddle from recently for a quilt for Jade. Just wondering how much it will muck up my machine. I had it cleaned before Christmas:) Hoping not too much!

Beautiful stockings for a good looking couple!

Richard Healey said...

That quilt is wonderful and the socks are fantastic. I really need to make me some socks for next year.

Richard and Tanya Quilts

BillieBee (billiemick) said...

Love the cute stockings and the fabrics you picked.

margaret said...

love how you have personalised the stockings and the quilt looks great

Michele said...

So lovely and the smiles on their faces says it all.

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