Friday, March 9, 2012

IT'S A FINISH FOR FRIDAY


I have three very beautiful nieces that live a long ways away from me.


They are my youngest nieces and I have not seen them in a long time.

I like to sew their names on the front of the quilt.
This avoids any confusion as to who's quilt is who's.
I know, I use to have small children.


{ The front of this quilt was a block I saw somewhere on blogland } .
And since I have made all family members a quilt all their own.


I need to get the quilts done for the girls.


The back is something I made up on my ironing board.


The back also has to use up some scraps.
No new matching fabric is allowed.


I love these cute little owls.
{Next week I will show you some pictures of a real Mama owl that is sitting on her eggs}.
I know Teegan will enjoy her quilt.
Now only one more to complete.....I have a good start on it :)

11 comments:

Julie said...

A finished project!! Great job!

Alica said...

Lovely! I wish I were your niece! :) Actually...I have a wonderful Aunt...and you know that already!!

Kyle said...

Yay, for finish it up Friday! Your owls are really cute. It will be interesting to see which side she prefers!

Angie said...

These quilts are just too cute, Eileen! :)

Michelle (LemonadeGal) said...

I love your quilt! I just can't decide if I like the front or back better. :) I really like how you put the names on the quilts. You have a really lucky niece.

~Michelle

Kat said...

Those owls are adorable and I love the name on the front. Always a big hit with kids, especially girls!

Nicole said...

How sweet! Love the back with those cute owls in the tree. And what a great idea to put their names on the quilts so there will be no confusion!

Creations by Dina said...

Both quilts are so cute. I just love the owls. I can't wait to see that one finished!!

Little Island Quilting said...

Great quilt - particularly like the pattern on the front

Bonnie said...

Love that name on the front. Can you adopt me?

Heather said...

Oh, she's going to love that quilt. It's adorable! :)

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