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A Patchwork Quilt for Baby Sam


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I have just completed this patchwork quilt for baby Sam (my second grandson). It will be for his Christmas present.

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It was difficult to find the time to work on it recently, what with all the business at the cottage since the end of July. However, I have finished it and I am quite pleased with it. There is no ‘Jo-annes’ near me so I have to rely on small shops and the internet to get the supplies that I need and I was held up with the finishing of it until my favourite sewing machine got here from America.

The quilt has a jungle theme, which I chose to match with Sam’s bedroom.

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I do hope he likes it. He’s a bit young to appreciate it now of couse, but in time he may come to like the pictures and the bright colours.

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…and of course, no jungle is complete without an elephant, so the elephant may go with it (if I can bear to part with it).

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Meanwhile, the elephant is having a sleep while he waits for Christmas.

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Now if I can just find a box big enough to pack them both?

Oma