Palm Leaf Monogram Quilt

Palm Leaf Monogram Quilt

Palm Leaf Monogram Quilt | leave it to Joy

Have I told you I love quilting?
I love cutting the fabric and putting it all together.
But more than that, I love imagining the little one using it.
Today, I’m sharing a self designed quilt with a quilted applique monogram.

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Elephant Pinwheel Quilt

Elephant Pinwheel Quilt

I love quilts! I love cutting the fabric and piecing it all together. But more than that, I love seeing a little one using it. Today I’m sharing a mama elephant with her baby in a quilted applique I handmade for a little man.

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Woodland Cuddle Quilt

Woodland Cuddle Quilt

Woodland Cuddle Quilt | leave it to JoyA new little nephew calls for a new quilt! In the spirit of keeping things simple I impulse bought this fabric. It was on sale, fit the theme I was told his nursery would be in, and finally the billy goats stole my heart!! Read more

Girlie Strip Quilt

Girlie Strip Quilt

Fresh babies get me back into quilting! I love it. This easy pattern really flows, and I’ve totally fallen in love with it. I loved the whole process, the fabric shopping, blending patterns and watching it all come together! Read more

Love You to the Moon Quilt

Love You to the Moon Quilt

Love you to the Moon Quilt | leave it to Joy

I made this quilt for a tiny little newborn, who just turned 1. Happy Birthday, Little Man! I’m finally going to share it with you. I used this Pinterest Post as my template and collected some star and moon themed fabrics to create this chunky design. The design wasn’t overly tedious, or complicated, which made it very enjoyable to sew and reignited my love of quilting.  Read more

DIY Patchy Minky Stuffed Owl

DIY Patchy Minky Stuffed Owl

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I’ve been saving the post on this guy for a little while, because he goes with my Gender Neutral Minky Baby Quilt which was a Christmas gift for my little niece or nephew who will be arriving in the spring. (I really wanted the element of surprise!)

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DIY Gender Neutral Baby Quilt with Minky & Easy Binding Tutorial

DIY Gender Neutral Baby Quilt with Minky & Easy Binding Tutorial

DIY Baby Quilt with Minky & Easy Binding | leave it to JoyI had this post waiting for a while now, I made it early as a present for my future niece or nephew due in the Spring. I have made 1 quilt before this, and have never sewn with minky. Since it was a gift I wanted an easy binding that would look great. This is perfect and easy to accomplish for a new quilter.

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