Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Colour My World!

I was inspired by Angela @ Cut to Pieces to make ......


A friend's little girl is celebrating her first birthday soon and I thought this would make the cutest gift.

Firstly, this is what I made for Ava when she was born....

I loved scrambling through my stash looking for fabric......

(And my stash is SO big, I haven't made a dint in it with this little project) 

I also enjoyed fussy cutting some pieces for extra interest.......

"Sunshine yellow each day....."

"The green from the grass and blue from the sky up above...."

I found some great 'number' fabric in my stash too.

I certainly learnt a great deal during the construction process.

And it will be easy to throw in the wash when it gets dirty (chewed?)

And I couldn't resist colouring your day with Pet!

"....colour my world with happiness!"



  1. I love pinwheel baby quilt and what a fabulous ide to make colour book, it's great.

  2. How cute! I'm sure that book will be well loved (chewed) by it's new owner :)

  3. Great post! I love the book and I love Petula Clark as well!

  4. Yay that is fantastic - Angela will be thrilled - have you shown her yet?!

  5. That is the sweetest idea!!! I love it!

  6. So cute! I love your version of the color book! You fussy cut such sweet fabrics. I'm sure it's new owner will be very happy...and mom will be happy with a "quiet" toy! ;)

  7. Oh My Golly, this is gorgeous!!!!!! What a clever, wonderful idea! I love the big number fabric, and the coloured pages look great. There's many hours of fun in this special gift!


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