SHHHH! a remnant Quiet Book!

Fabric remnants: what do you do with all of them?

I made some Quiet Books for three of the youngest grandkids.

cloth books

Quiet Books

I did happen to find a pattern in the pattern stash.

Rather generic-lookin', isn't it?

Rather generic-lookin’, isn’t it?

I decided to change mine up from the one in the pattern. I made the pages out of a big length of muslin I had on hand. I used some of the ideas, changed some of them, and added some completely off-beat ones. [Hi Bob! 🐱 ]

cloth book

Tying and buttoning

cloth book

Pages from a book

cloth book

Zip up the corn

cloth book

One finished

cloth book

Walk the dog

cloth books

(Velcro bird sitting on candy eggs)

Hmmm, Cadbury eggs and it can be sort of an Easter treat…

Using up remnants, not just of fabric but remnants of notions, too: ribbon, zippers, buttons, fibers. They look a little bit goofy, but I had fun. I hope the little ones have some fun with them!

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9 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Sylvia Dunn
    Apr 12, 2014 @ 11:10:03

    How absolutely delightful! Great idea for Easter gift.

    Reply

  2. storytellermary
    Apr 12, 2014 @ 11:23:07

    These are adorable!

    Reply

  3. ethgran
    Apr 12, 2014 @ 13:58:25

    Awwwww . . . there’s Bob. Cute ideas, Hon. They will love them.

    Reply

  4. KerryCan
    Apr 13, 2014 @ 05:38:29

    These should provide hours of fun for the kids! Neat idea!

    Reply

  5. artmagamma
    May 26, 2014 @ 09:31:37

    I love this book is perfect idea for my son. If you don’t mind we will do something similar :-). Thanks for sharing!!!! I like your blog…

    Reply

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