Sunday, September 11, 2011

Noah's Quilt

I have really enjoyed the last week and a half that I have been able to spend with my family in Sydney, especially meeting this new little guy, Noah!!

He is the sweetest thing and such a good baby!

His parents didn't find out whether they were having a boy or girl, so I made this quilt in gender neutral colours to match the cushion and softie I made for my sister Ellen's baby shower ...

It has 648 little squares in that little cot size quilt!!

I only got the quilt top completed before he was born, so once I knew they had a boy I picked out a more boyish backing fabric ... I love those elephants!!

I did straight line quilting approx 1/4 inch away from the vertical seams.

And here they all are in his cot. I'm glad it fits so well.

And here's one more of Noah at approx 4 weeks ( he's now 5 weeks old). His clever mummy made the raggy quilt he is lying on.


This photo is for posterity :)

You know how I said that Noah is a really good boy? Well even a really good boy can't be good all the time ;)

His poor mother copped it during a nappy change. She has now learned to change him super fast!! YUCK!!


  1. Love, love, love Noah's Quilt. Can't wait to try this myself.

  2. Cute quilt. And pillow, and softie. Great work

  3. Love the Scottie dog quilt Amelia and the backing fabric is perfect!

  4. Love the quilt and the cutie, Noah.

  5. The quilt looks fantastic! And the backing is just perfect! What a wonderful bedroom set you have created :)

    Poor Ellen! Experiencing the joys of motherhood. Wow, that Noah is a pretty good aim!!

    Can't wait to see you on the weekend :)