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Thursday, 8 November 2012

Christmas Cradle

Mr W. has been busy in his workshop....


Christmas is not far away when you start building toys and ....

Here is a look at what he just finished.....  He makes them and I varathane them.

Next he passes the cradle to me and I take the measurements and proceed to make the

Doll Cradle layette....



First up is the mattress...


Then the small quilt.....

Then the pillow......

I have made all the pieces to reverse.  The pink is in a brushed cotton flannel and the quilt and

pillow are made of 100% cotton.  The little girls Mom wanted it to be in bright colours.

So I had used some of my 2 1/2 " squares that I have left over from other projects and set out to make

a doll quilt.  I sure hope she loves it.......

Another job done...... on to the next........


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10 comments:

  1. This is beautiful! What amazing craftsmanship! You two are quite a team!

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  2. SO....your husband is talented as well...now I am REALLY jealous!!!
    Great job, you two...

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  3. How could she not love it! What spectacular talent the 2 of you have!

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  4. Some little girl will be very excited when she receives the cradle. Awesome job on both your hubby and your workmanship.

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  5. That is a treasure. The mini quilt is too sweet.

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  6. Awwww.....how sweet! That looks so darling. I love how it's all hand crafted.

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  7. What a wonderful team you and your hubby make. His cradles are exquisite and your dolly bedding is a delight.
    I'm so glad you shared, my friend!
    Blessings,
    Carolynn

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  8. Linda, There will be one very excited young girl Christmas morning. The cradle and bedding are adorable. Thanks for sharing your project at the Open House party.

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  9. wow! Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things hop xo

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  10. Aw this is awesome! Would love it if you linked up on my blog hop www.w-t-fab.com/search/label/bloghop. Also let me know if you'd like to follow each other!

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