Thursday, December 13, 2012

Baby Patchwork Tote

Everything is slowing down finally! I am home today and tomorrow. It feels super great to caught up house cleaning and getting packages ready to mail out for the holiday. Slowly write cookie making list.  Last night, I finished a baby patchwork for {Elise}. Do you remember Elise, the baby girl ? She is almost one now! She is as healthy as she can be and very cute! 

Kim and I were planning to have coffee after our finals, but she is leaving tomorrow morning to her parents house for the holiday. That means, {sew, sew, sew, as fast as I can}. This baby tote isn't hard to put together. I try to pick up some novelty prints for Elise, so she can have fun with it.

Each square is cut 5"x5" and total of 12 different prints. I joined the three 5"x5" pieces in a row then piece top row and bottom row pieces together.  For the quilting, I used the straight lines to keep it clean look.

 It would be super cute if Elise has a little friend that she can tuck inside to play with for a play date.
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S helped me made this little pup. I didn't do as good job as S did!  This little pup is made with soft fabric that you can find in any Joann fabric store. Inside stuffed with Polyester fills .


{A little note tag to Elise, the baby}

Surely, it has been a crazy week. I am feeling a bit of resting today. Soon, I will depart to the Good Will store for donation some clothes and dish wares.




7 comments:

  1. Beautiful tote Chase and S did a great job with the stuffed dog.
    What kind of cookies are you planning to make?

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  2. You are so clever and thoughtful! Your friend, and baby Elise, are going to love what you and Stella have made.

    I just made some fudge about an hour ago . . . that will probably be it for my holiday baking but I'm looking forward to the pictures of whatever cookies you two make!

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  3. Love that tote! So cute! And the pup too! What is on the bottom of the tote?

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  4. Soo cute! And amazing productivity as always! I, too, am glad it is slowing down so I can catch up with cleaning and other projects for my own.

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  5. cute and quick...my kind of project right now.

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  6. Oh, they're so cute, Chase! You and Stella did a great job with the puppy, and the bag is darling, too! Glad you're finding time to relax. Or at least sew :)

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  7. hi Chase, I loved this little tote bag so much - I just copied your idea and made a little tote bag for my 4 year old niece. I will email you with the link to our blog, which includes photos of the little bag I made, and a link back to your blog. thank you so much. Cat x

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