You can make a baby quilt lightening fast using charm squares like this Moda precut called Wonderland by MoMo available on sale at The Quilted Castle for 7.00 USD. A Charm Pack consists of 40 squares of 5” X 5” fabric
There are many patterns and tutorials available if you need design inspiration or direction in using a charm pack.
Amy Smart of The Quilting Diaries blog shares a nicely written tutorial for a simple baby quilt using Moda Wonderland. She says this about using specialty cut fabrics:
Charm Packs are an easy way to make a simple baby quilt with a large variety of different but coordinated fabrics.
If you have time and want something more challenging, check out this Baby Dot-to-Dot quilt pattern by Cotton Way. It has a design for a girl and one for a boy, so you get two! Price $8.00 USD.
Go here to get more details about the Dot-to-Dot pattern and to see the entire collection of Charm Pack Patterns.
Be sure and share your quilt made from charm squares at Craft Gossip Flickr group.
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By Scarlett Burroughs
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