Gift for Baby

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I love making quilts, but sometimes it’s just so fun to make smaller projects. A neighbor friend of mine is expecting a child next month. She is also a very talented quilter and made her soon to be little one an awesome quilt. I knew I wanted to make her something other than a quilt and chose towel bibs.

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I love these! They are so practical. You just slip them over the little one’s head – no tying involved. The best part is that they cover the whole front of the little one.

I started with two store bought hand towels. I chose two applique designs – a baby crow and a dinosaur (she is expecting a boy). In the center of each towel I cut out a five inch circle and added a knit cuff. This project was both fun and easy!

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7 responses »

  1. The bibs are adorable! I have a new nephew and now I’m inspired to make him a bib. Thanks for sharing this!

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  2. Sabrina van Ginkel

    What a great idea!

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  3. Thanks for sharing this quick way to make some fun bibs.

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  4. That bib is adorable! Seeing the cuff at the neck takes me back to sewing knits for my girls and my nephews. 🙂

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  5. Fun, my Mom totally used this style of bib for my baby brother. I’ll have to keep them in mind next time I need a baby shower gift.

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  6. Oh, I love this idea. I need to make something real soon for a friend who is expecting and this is a quick easy project to consider.

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  7. Great idea for a baby gift. I may have to borrow it. 😉

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