Friday, September 27, 2013

Baby Blanket tutorial with Cuddle Fabric

Don't you love Cuddle fabric (aka minky fabric?) Today I'm sharing a quick tutorial for making a self-binding baby blanket over at the Cuddle Corner blog for Shannon Fabrics
I used the Aqua Dimples Cuddle fabric with some Valori Wells Novella zigzag I bought a little while back. (I did see it was still available here.)

And then, just for silliness, look what comes up on the hashtag #amysmart on instagram. Lol. The poor actress Amy Smart will always have random quilt pics on her hashtag thanks to this crazy quilting lady with the same name.  If you're looking for more quilting pics on Instagram, you can find me @diaryofaquilter on Instagram. I can't promise pictures of Ryan Reynolds though.

13 comments:

Katie said...

Thanks for this great tutorial. Can't wait to try it!

Mary said...

Cute blanket...thanks for sharing. I just love what happens when "REAL PEOPLE" pop up when you google them....foooey to the stars...it's real people doing real things; like quilting that count!!

Christine S said...

LOL, I don't even know who Amy Smart is, so you are way more famous to me! And much more fun to follow, I'm sure of that!

Melissa at My Fabric Relish said...

Haha!! I bet the other Amy thinks your pretty cool!

VickiT said...

Very pretty blanket Amy. I laughed about the hashtag pics, especially now that you have this baby blanket showing up on hers too. Just think of the rumors you're going to start when the gossip columnists catch the glimpse of the baby blanket in her feed. LOL

Brooke said...

Cute! Do you think this would work if I use minkee and voile? I bought some to make blankets for my girls for their birthdays, but wasn't sure how to put them together.

Katy Cameron said...

Teehee, I love that you're Instabombing her with quilt pics :oD

craftytammie said...

That's hilarious! Thanks for the blankie idea - I was digging through my stash and found some minky tonight, easy baby gift coming up!

Toby said...

LOL!! I actually had googled Carter Oosterhouse for my husband and found he was married to Amy Smart .. I said WOW!! He's married to the gal who quilts??? :)))) LOVE your blog and your quilts ...

Toby (newbie quilter)

margaret said...

a good idea and even better no binding to do.

Debbie DiGiacomo said...

I just started making these. They're so much fun

Thimbleanna said...

Well, I'd rather have a minkee quilt than Ryan Reynolds anyway. Not that he isn't cute and all .... ;-D

Roger Adams said...

Hello,

Nice post. These blankets are looking so beautiful and attractive. Thanks so much for the tutorial. I love the idea of using the cuddly minky fabrics for the center! Thanks to sharing it....

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