If you read the last post, you know I had a request by my youngest two to replace their very outgrown quilts with new ones this Christmas. I had to admit it was reasonable since their old quilts are both toddler size and they are most certainly not!
Evan's quilt was also an Elizabeth Hartman pattern, Bjorn Bears.
top in the needle holes.
As her others, this is a great pattern. And lends itself to some chain piecing. I made all the nose units at once which sped things up a bit. At least it felt that way. Good instructions. I appreciate that. Nothing like frustration free patterns when you are up against a Christmas deadline.
I did another all over design for the quilting. All freehand on my Innova. I call this one hedgehog curls. It's a variation of one of the talented Tracey Russell's designs.
Oh, and for comparison, here is the quilt this one replaced:
And yes, he liked it. Not as exuberantly as his 11 year old younger brother but what can you expect from a cool teenage boy? He is grateful kid though and was sure to thank me for making him a new quilt. Can't ask for more than that, right?