Sandra Deer of Atilio made this whole cloth quilt as a welcome gift to her newborn baby. The Sashiko stitching, a Japanese embroidery technique, is the defining element. I especially love the organic feel the clam shell pattern brings to the design.
Click the link below to see how she made it. Bonus: You get to see a photo of her sweet boy.
DIY: Sashiko Quilt, by Sandra
Click the link below if you need further instructions for how to create the Sashiko stitch.
Sashiko Tutorial, by Purl Soho