A few months ago I made my very first real quilt. You can see it on my Instagram here. I never really understood the appeal of quilting, but I think I’m starting to get it now. When I saw that my friend Bev from Flamingo Toes just came out with a book of mini quilts with EMBROIDERY, I knew I needed to make one.
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Bev’s Book, Make It Mini, has patterns for 13 adorable mini quilts. It was sooo hard for me to choose which one to make first.
With Christmas coming up, I decided to take the “Walking on Sunshine” pattern from the book and turn it into a mini Christmas quilt. Isn’t it pretty?!
I was really impressed with the instructions in the book. This is only the 3rd quilt I’ve ever made, and I was able to piece the curves together pretty easily. There are so many fun projects to choose from, and I like that I don’t have to commit to a big project to learn something new.
The fabric I used is Cozy and Magical from Art Gallery, and I am in love with it! Not your traditional reds and greens, but still very Christmas-y.
Head to the Flamingo Toes shop to get this book and pick up a needle minder or two while you’re over there. Hope you all have a wonderful Christmas!
Monday 12th of December 2022
Friday 9th of December 2022
Oh my goodness Jessica!! I love this so much!! Your quilt turned out so darling. Thank you!!