Babies and bicycles

5 Aug

Continuing with baby quilts finished in the last year, here is a wonky log cabin quilt. I combined my precious few Heather Ross prints in a yellow-and-pink quilt that wouldn’t be too bland. I used two solids from Amy Butler, both alternating with the prints and for the sashing.

wonky log cabin quilt

I machine quilted the 3×3 block design with random horizontal and vertical lines, free hand. Some double quilt lines add interest.

wonky log cabin quilt detail

The backing is one of my favorite baby prints, Alexander Henry’s 2D Zoo. The quilt top was exactly the width of the backing fabric, eliminating any need for piecing the back.

wonky log cabin quilt backing

With the addition of the solid pink, had just enough fabric scraps left over for a scrappy binding after piecing the top.

wonky log cabin quilt detail

This quilt was a gift to a pretty baby girl in Barcelona. Encantada d’haver-te conegut, Ona!

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One Response to “Babies and bicycles”

  1. Natalia, Mar i Ona August 13, 2012 at 11:32 pm #

    Ona the baby girl from Barcelona has taken her quit with her also in vacation so she can share it with other playmates!

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