baby quilt completed

The son gave his teacher the baby quilt as a Christmas present – she’s due next month with her first child.

baby quilt

The son’s math teacher is expecting her first child, a girl.  I thought it would be nice to give her a baby quilt for Christmas.  I like the colors in this because it’s bright and cheery!  I thought a chevron quilt had enough interest in it to keep a baby’s interest.

Lemoyne star

The daughter has asked for “a purple quilt” for Christmas.  I’m testing out colors and block styles.  This is one I’m considering.  I’m not crazy about it personally; she wanted it all the same color in the star and that color seems more like “wine” than purple to me.    

9″ Qube

9 inch blocks seems just right – not too big, not too small.  I would’ve like to had the 12″ blocks also but those are a lot more expensive and I’m not sure I need them immediately with everything else going on.

2 Thanksgiving table runners

I finished those in short order!  I did quite a bit of quilting – for me at least – on them and tried to make them different from each other.  We all live in different states but I figured they would receive them at the same time and if I had a mistake in one…

Thanksgiving table runner

I got the bright idea that I would make table runners for my sister and my sister-in-law.  We’re all meeting at my brother’s house for Thanksgiving; it will probably be the last time I ever see him so I thought something cheery and unexpected would help make the event less somber. I didn’t do as…