Commissioned

6.24.2013

I have been commissioned to make a very special little girl some accessories for her 6th birthday. Yes, my darling Brooklyn is turning 6 next month! From her Grandma Loretta, she is getting an American Girl doll. =) Brooklyn's mommy bought her an Ikea doll bed to go with the new doll and she asked me if I would make a mattress and a quilt for the bed. She requested I use some of the same fabric I used for Brooklyn's quilt for the doll's quilt. Of course I will and I did...All it needs is binding. I need to get some supplies so I can start making mattress. 


My other commissioned work was for a gal at church. She and her family are moving back to their home country Mexico to be missionaries. =) She asked if I would make her sisters new make up bags for her to take to them for gifts and told me to do whatever I wanted. So I did! I made fabric out of scraps so they are all the same, and yet, they aren't. I hope they like them. =)

 
I am thankful to be able to make things for others. =)


11 comments:

  1. So cute Amy, I know everyone will love their gift!

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  2. That is such a sweet quilt. Ties fabric choices are wonderful! Very nice gifts with the bags too.

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  3. The doll quilt is so cute and will look sweet on that doll bed. :-) The make up bags are neat. Gives me ideas. :-)

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  4. That quilt is too cute and I am sure they will love those bags.

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  5. What a precious quilt. That is one spoiled doll! :) The quilts you have made for Brooklyn & her doll will be such neat momentos for Brooklyn to cherish throughout her life. And maybe they will even get passed down to her daughter! :)

    The bags are wonderful and will be loved by their recipients.

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  6. The little doll quilt is just precious. Brooklyn is going to be so happy. That is so sweet of you to make bags for your friend.
    Hugs
    donna

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  7. Amy, I wish I could sew like you!!! everything is beautiful!

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  8. Amy - How awesome that you can create such wonderful
    gifts for others. Any 6 year old girl would be drooling
    at the doll quilt! And the make up bags are gorgeous!

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  9. Darling little quilt! I Love it!....

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  10. Some little girl's getting a treasure. I really like the large rectangle at the top of her quilt. It's a neat touch.

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