Use an easy beginner quilt technique to bundle up gifts for the entire family.
Kim Christopherson says you can mix and match fabric combinations on the Disappearing Nine Patch quilt to create a gift theme.
Basket #1: “Movie Night”
Quilt- variety of novelty prints including popcorn, pretzels, candy, polkadots
What is Included- microwave popcorn, licorice, soda, and DVDs
Presented in: an oversized personalized popcorn bowl
Basket #2: “The Camper”
Quilt: variety of masculine flannels including plaids and solids
What is Included: a camping light, hot dog sticks, marshmallows, graham crackers and chocolate, ect.
Presented in: a camping cooler
Basket #3: “School Spirit for the High School Hot Shot”
Quilt: made with specific school colors and logo (minky on back- nice and warm as a stadium blanket)
What is Included: megaphone, warm gloves, a scarf, a key fob, etc.
Presented in: a milk crate
Basket #4: “Rest and Relaxation”
Quilt: very feminine, bold, trendy, chic fabrics from Amy Butler
What is Included: manicure set, lotions, chocolates, and a good book
Presented in: a beautiful basket
Basket #5: “Snuggle and Read” (for a small child)
Quilt: prints done in juvenile flannels, minky on back, very soft and cozy
What is Included: a stuffed animal, a favorite book, photo of parent or grandparent and child, etc.
Presented in: an oversized travel tote
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