(Maddy at 6 months)
I then had to make a quilt for this baby:
(Samantha at 7 months - she's now 4 yrs old)
But I had not planned on making a new one for Samantha just yet. I was hoping to get a few more WIPs completed, try a few book and magazine projects and techniques that have caught my eye, paint my toenails, clean out my closet, do another load of laundry...you know, all the things that "need" to get done before I plan or start another quilt. But alas I get that sad face and a 4 year-old's demand for a quilt "now Mommy" to make it even-steven, and what's a mom with a guilty-conscience to do?
Hence the "Diversion Quilt" was born. Have you made one of these? You don't even have to be a Mom to have made one....maybe you heard a loved one "sigh" one time too many about you not having made them a quilt yet. So you sew a quickie quilt together to
But you know what? During the process of making that Diversion Quilt, you just might see a few looks like this:
or when it's finally finished this:
and you realize, it already does.