Happy Birthday Caiden

Today you are 6 and this quilt is waiting for you to open.4-DSCN5819Mom told me your favorite color is orange. Do you like the back? A little wild, but I think it is perfect for a cool kid. The 3-D glasses are for the planets in the quilt.

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Close-ups of the squares, free motion loops and stars:

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Quilt specs:

  • Finished size: 43 x 55
  • Quilt squares finish at 6 inches
  • Sashing finishes at 1 inch
  • Embroidery design is OESD “Outer Space in 3-D
  • Thread was Aurifil variegated 6-DSCN5836

Your brother, Christian, will be getting a space quilt as well for his birthday in these colors:5-DSCN5830

Happy Birthday Caiden,

Love you, Grandma

  • Elita@Busy Needle Quilting

    How adorable! I’m sure the boys will love them!

    • Jackie

      Thank you Elita, they have asked for new ones, so they are very excited. Love it when handmade gifts are appreciated.

      Jackie Berdych
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  • Quilt Paradigm

    What a very cool quilt!! And such a touching post 🙂 I’m guessing Caiden is going to be one very very happy little boy when he opens his quilt!!

    • Jackie

      Thank you for stopping by. I suspect he will be one happy boy.

      Jackie Berdych
      Sew Excited
      Website/Blog: http://www.sewexcitedquilts.com
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  • LivinH20

    What a wonderful and special gift! Well done.