Quick Weekend Update – and it’s ALWAYS about the kids!

Hello Friends!  I hope you have enjoyed your weekend.  This is my overdue “Friday” post from yesterday, but time totally got away from me yesterday.

Thank you to many of you who participated in my It’s All About The Kids Craft Blogging Event giveaway.  Thank you also to SewCalGal who hosted the event, and Fat Quarter Shop for sponsoring the giveaway!


Jill of Apple Avenue Quilts (Comment #18) won the giveaway of a $25 gift certificate to shop at Fat Quarter Shop.  Congrats, Jill!   You will be contacted soon about how to redeem your gift certificate!  Thank you, you all, for playing along.


I loved being apart of It’s All About the Kids blog hop.  And at this point in my life, it is always about a certain kid in my life.  So, I thought sharing with you my kid-themed projects would be a nice way to wrap-up the hop!

Please click on the quilt name for more information on the pattern etc.

Jungle Jim and Jane (Fons and Porter’s Baby Quilts, Fall 2010)

blue baobab2

Joseph’s Pinwheels (Fons and Porter’sLove of Quilting, May/June 2011)


Bunny Foo Foo (Fons and Porter’s Kids Quilts, Summer 2011)


Now I Know My ABC’s (Fons and Porter’s Love of Quilting, March/April 2013)

FP_Googlies Redo1

Teething Rings (Fons and Porter’s Easy Quilts, Summer 2014)


Owl Be Your Friend (McCall’s Quick Quilts, August/September 2014)


Yay Day (Quilt It… Today, July/August 2013)

yay day 300dpi

Baby Steps (Quilter’s World, April 2010)

A Tale As Tall As A Tree (Quilter’s World, October 2012)


Monkey Around (Quilter’s World, April 2013)


Elephant Walk (Quilter’s World, Winter 2013)


Blissful in the Clouds (Quilter’s World Special Issue Publication, Spring 2012)


Sweet Shoppe (Simple Quilts and Sewing, Winter 2012)

Sweet Shoppe

Princess Aiko (Free Benartex Pattern Download, November 2013)

A Midtown Story (Free Benartex Pattern Download, November 2013)

Design 4b_49.5 x 61.5_High Res

First Thanksgiving (Free Quilting Treasures Pattern Download, April 2014)

High Res_Wallhanging

Dino Craze (Free Benartex Pattern Download, May 2014)

Design 4f_redo1_57 x 70_high res

Monster Mash (Free Quilting Treasures Pattern Download, June 2014)

High Res_Boy Quilt

High Res_Girl Quilt

At The Pond (Free Benartex Pattern Download, October 2014)

High Res_1h_59.5 x 77.5_white

Expressions of Faith Infant Quilt (Free Quilting Treasures Pattern Download, November 2014)

High Res_Infant Boy_36.5 x 36.5

High Res_Infant Girl_36.5 x 36.5

Thanks for stopping by, Dear Friends! Have a lovely rest of your weekend. I will catch up again with you next wee!


6 thoughts on “Quick Weekend Update – and it’s ALWAYS about the kids!

  1. It is always such fun to do some kind of a crafting project with young ones. My G’kidlets are always eager to create a new project. Christmas seems to be the best time for new projects. “Sew” many kid themed quilts……..wow!! They are all fun!!!

  2. It was so nice to revisit so many of my favorites!!! Love the Sweet Shoppe still. It looks like you have someone to follow in your footsteps as far as the beautiful stitching goes. ;-)

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