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InstructionsFirst... How handsome does Luke look draped with his new quilt!?!!? SO handsome!!!
Traditional fence rails look like steps, I just let mine be helter-skelter. I made the tag on my embroidery machine, then attached it by hand at the end. I did the binding on the machine as well. Since this quilt is for a newborn, I thought that might add a little extra strength... It will likely be ...
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Type of item: Functional
Style: Casual, Traditional, Classic, Cute
Play Ball fabric by Riley Blake, 1 roll-up with 25, 2.5" strips, 5/8 yd. coordinating blue quilting cotton for binding and tag, 1.5 yd play ball navy Background for backing,
What was your inspiration?
Luke's nursery is sports-themed.
What are you most proud of?
That the seams matched up for the most part!
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Sew in different directions so your strip sets won't bow. This is less important with strip sets of two or three strips, but it was a bit of an issue with five.