Avonlea's Quilt: Finished!

Saturday, February 28, 2009

I am so proud of this thing. My first "real" quilt and it actually doesn't suck! It's not perfect - there are tension issues and I got a little messy in some parts of the quilting. But I am in love with it. Photo overload, I know.

Ignore DH's legs. I still haven't found a good spot to hang quilts for photographing.


The back.


I decided to add a little personal touch and free-motion her name into the bottom corner.


I love the way a quilt looks when folded.



Folded nicely on her crib.


And big brother had to get in on the action. He is so fascinated with all the things I make for his little sister. :)


Blogged by Making A Modern Family at 6:00 PM  


Nicki Laycoax said...

That is beautiful! How long did it take you? I want one!

Sat Feb 28, 06:32:00 PM EST

 Alicia said...

Nicki - it took me about 4 days from start to finish. I want one for me too, lol! I'll be making a lot more :)

Sat Feb 28, 06:34:00 PM EST

Designher Momma said...

you are so seriously talented! like crazy talented!

Sat Feb 28, 07:37:00 PM EST

Kristen said...

Good job!

Sun Mar 01, 09:29:00 AM EST

Rachel said...

Dude. I tried doing the freestyle quilting thing just to some random fabric and it's HARD. I am very impressed. It looks so cute and I love that you added her name in there.

(LOL my word verification word is "woodumb".)

Sun Mar 01, 04:23:00 PM EST

Renee said...

It looks fantastic, what lucky kiddos you have :)

Mon Mar 02, 04:02:00 AM EST


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