I'm going to be transferring a few of the posts I had made on my Facebook page over here so that they can all be in one place again - to catch up...
Here's a post of the quilt I made up to the last minute as I left for the hospital to have baby Dax.
Here is the last quilt I finished before going into the hospital to give
birth... It started off a few years ago as 4 leftover blocks from the
quilt I made for our foster baby as he
left our home... Then I made it into a small (too small) top. For
years I would pull it out and try different borders onto it to try and
make it bigger, but none of them worked. I finally pulled it out
recently and found some fabrics I liked for it. I decided to hand quilt
it, since it had been a while since I had hand quilted a project, and
then when it was getting close to done, I couldn't imagine parting with
it... So it had to be finished before baby came home.
I "may have"
actually (read: I DID) delayed our departure to the hospital by 15-20 minutes as I
begged Jay to understand that I needed to finish this binding before we
In the end, I could have brought it with me and worked on it
for the next 24 hours before I finally had my c-section to get this
little guy out...