Growing Up Modern: 16 Quilt Projects for Babies & Kids

Growing Up Modern: 16 Quilt Projects for Babies & Kids

by Allison Harris

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This title shows how anyone can make a child's quilt that will be cherished for years to come. Beginner and expert sewists alike will find inspiring ideas and plenty of guidance in these 16 versatile keepsake projects. Most of the patterns can be sized for baby quilts, and seven of the patterns easily adapt to make crib- and twin-sized quilts.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781607056539
Publisher: C&T Publishing / Stash Books
Publication date: 05/01/2013
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 7.80(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Allison Harris is a stay-at-home mom who sews whenever she can squeeze it in. Her sewing adventures, tutorials, and patterns can be found at her popular website She lives in Seattle, Washington with her husband and three kids.

Table of Contents

Dedication and Acknowledgments 4

Preface 5

1 Making the Quilt Top 6

Tools and Supplies

Choosing Fabrics Cutting the Fabric


2 Finishing the Quilt 16

Making the Backing

Basting the Quilt Sandwich

Machine Quilting


3 Quilting When You Have Kids: Finding the Time and Keeping It Fun 24

4 Projects 27-125

Tumble (baby, crib, twin) 29

Breezy (baby) 35

Jack & Jill (baby, crib, twin) 41

Blocks (baby, crib, twin) 49

Pink Houses (baby, crib, twin) 55

Stacks (baby) 61

The Color Block Quilt (baby) 65

Tagged (baby, crib, twin) 71

Sparkle (baby) 77

Scrappy Reader Pillow 83

Urban (baby) 87

Back to School (baby) 93

Tick Tock (baby, crib, twin) 99

Quillow (crib) 105

Rock-A-Baby (Baby) 113

Sweets (baby, crib, twin) 119

Resources 126

About the Author 127

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