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WiP Wednesday : Sewing for Baby #2

Seeing as my due date is officially 4 weeks away, I thought this would be the week to finally get around to some of my last minute baby sewing.

Ever since I made a Poolside Tote for my MIL for Christmas I have wanted to make myself one. Well I'm using the excuse that I need a cute hospital bag as a reason to make one. I have all of the fabric and interfacing cut out, now it's time to fuse and start sewing!

And while I'm at it, what's another quick baby quilt. I love a nice plus quilt and this one is just so fun. We are having a girl, but I am partial to green and blue, so guess what both of my girls baby quilts were created with green and blue. (Don't get me wrong I enjoy pink from time to time, but does everything for a baby girl have to be pink, I think not!)

Hoping to have this finished up by the weekend so I can get back to my swap sewing that I want to complete before this little girl makes her debut!

Happy Sewing!
Linking up with WiP Wednesday at Freshly Pieced.


  1. I love all those colors! Right now I see to be a turquoise kick when it comes to girls' quilts :-)

    1. Thanks, I love turquoise and used it one of my baby quilts recently.

  2. Great colors with your plus quilt!

  3. Good luck with the Baby! I was ready to start sewing four weeks before my due date. Unfortunately my (then) youngest daughter was admitted to hospital on that day and I got next to no sewing completed before baby was born! (She's fine now)

    I agree with you, baby girl quilts don't have to be all pink same as baby boy quilts can have pink in them!

    1. Glad to hear she is doing fine now. Sewing is keeping my mind occupied until baby come.

  4. I hear you on the baby girl=pink thing! I just had boy/girl twins in November and I'm amazed at how clearly defined boy colours vs. girl colours are. I made plus quilts for my kiddos too. This one has a great colour palette!

    1. Congrats on twins! That's why when I was pregnant with my first I didn't tell any extended family that I was having a girl, because I didn't want to be overloaded with pink items.


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