Monday, July 28, 2014

A Monkey Baby Quilt

Monkey fabric is one of my favorite things to sew with,
mainly because it makes me smile and think of The Monkey Boys.

I had a flannel jelly roll of monkey fabric in my stash and used it to make
a quilt-as-you-go blanket at a sewing group meeting a few weeks ago.
With a few extra wavy lines sewn on it, it just needed binding which I finally finished
using Superior Thread King Tut variegated orange thread...sweet!

I'm sure there's a monkey in my family who will love this!


I have a little bit of this fabric left...I'm sure there's another monkey who could use one of these.

14 comments:

  1. So cute Carol - and what a great way to use that fabric! blessings, marlene

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  2. That is an adorable fabric line and of course one of your monkeys will love it.

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  3. love how you quilt wavy lines makes for a very modern design.... and for the love of monkey boys they look so sweet even from the rear...

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  4. Rosemary B here:
    Sweeeeet.
    I wish my girls, now that they are both married, would make me some monkey babies.... but I won't beg.
    This quiltie turned out super cute.

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  5. The boys are cute, the quilt is darling, and the comments made me giggle. Have a wonderful Monday!

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  6. This quilt is absolutely adorable! Hmm. . . note to self, add monkey fabric to stash :)

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  7. Cute ... cute ... cute ... love those fabrics ... :) Pat

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  8. Your quilt is adorable. I am sure there is a sweet monkey that will like it.

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  9. How very fun this quilt is for a baby. Creative Monkey Bliss...

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  10. Cute, quick, easy, simple, and DONE! Any little monkey would love that!

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  11. Cute fabric for cute monkey boys!

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  12. ADORABLE! I was just looking at this fabric earlier this morning. I have a little baby boy quilt to make for a friend's grandson who is due in mid-October. It's her first grandchild and she's been my best friend since we were in kindergarten.(we won't discuss how many years ago that was, K? LOL) She's thrilled and I can't wait to hear all her stories. I have 3 grandchildren of my own so I know what a joy they can be.

    Living in the area where sock monkey's were born, I'm very partial to monkeys. I'd be thrilled to take your leftover fabric.

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  13. That quilt is so cute! I love it!

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