When I first heard that I was going to be an “Auntie” again, I found this perfect Sesame Street flannel to make some baby stuff. When I heard about 6 months later that I WAS an Auntie again, I thought I should probably get started on said baby stuff.
This picture was actually taken after I gave them the blanket… I’d been up late finishing it and hadn’t had time to photograph it, so the picture is really quite horrid. But I think you get the picture – it’s a flannel rag quilt with a giant center panel.
This might just be the coolest part of the quilt. Centered at the bottom of the panel in the selvage it reads “C 2011 Sesame Workshop”. My nephew was due to be born in early 2012 but due to some complications he ended up being born right at the end of 2011. When I saw the selvage I thought it was just too perfect and I left it in. Most of the time it gets covered by the rag seam, but I know it’s there.
Don’t you just love that nail polish too? To me it looks like a 50’s kitchen appliance.
Anyways, here’s the back of the quilt. Nothing fancy, but there was a LOT of square cutting involved…
Then bibs, cloths, and a stuffed taggy block… and yes, it jingles. 😀