Baby Boy Quilt


Check out baby boy’s beautiful new quilt, handmade by my mother-in-law. She took Chloe and I to the fabric store the last time we were in Colorado and helped me choose complementary patterns in the colors I liked. They are all Robert Kaufmann fabrics except for the floral. I love how it turned out, and can’t wait to see our baby boy snuggled up in it. Alternate photos here and here.

The cradle is one I found for a steal on craigslist several months ago. It is basically a DaVinci Futura Cradle, although mine says Million Dollar Baby. I had  a craigslist-purchased co-sleeper with Chloe, but it never fit next to our bed properly because the side of our bed frame left a gap. I ended up selling it back the same way I bought it. I know the cradle won’t last as long, but it’s narrower profile is easy to move from room to room, and it rocks. The only problem was fitted sheets for the cradle pad were hard to find. I did spot these Jill Mcdonald swaddling blankets the last time I went out looking. I know. Swaddling blankets are also short lived, but I love the modern simplicity of these and hope they’ll make for cute newborn photos.

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4 thoughts on “Baby Boy Quilt

  1. LOVE IT!!! How exciting getting sooo close! Side note if you ever want to sell those swaddle blankets let me know I love the patterns! BTW we will be down in August to meet your little one will you let me do some family pics?!!!

  2. So beautiful!!!

  3. Hi,
    Thank you for showing the swaddle blankets. You can buy them at any Babies-R-Us. They are part of the Adorable Dinos collection

  4. Great color choices looks beautiful!

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