A Doll Quilt for Holly

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DwellDollQuilt.with bed010001My great niece, Holly, just turned four years old. She has American Girl Doll Emily who did not have her own bed. So for Christmas, I ordered a cute white bed with roses on the headboard and footboard, then used Camille Roskelley’s mini dwell pattern to make a quilt for the bed using a charm pack and some yardage from Aneela Hoey‘s Hello Petal collection.

DwellDollQuilt.closeupdetail0001I enlarged the borders just a bit so it would fit correctly on the bed.

This darling bed came with some simple white pillows, which I covered with more fabric from the Hello Petal collection.

DwellDollQuilt.closeup010001The back is a simple flower pattern from the same Aneela Hoey collection.

DwellDollQuilt.backreveal0001The weekend after Christmas, Holly and her mom and dad came up for a visit and Holly got to open her gift! She loved it (as you can see from that happy smile!).

DwellDollQuilt.Holly0001I think Emily also is enjoying her new bed and quilt!

DwellDollQuilt.withdoll0001

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2 comments

    • Kay on January 6, 2015 at 11:32

    Wendy, you are on a roll with your family members and special quilts! Your niece will love that for a long, long time. I mean, my 32-year-old daughter still has her American Girl Samantha doll. And it does not have a quilt. 🙂

  1. This is so sweet! I really like the Dwell pattern and it translated so nicely into a doll quilt. Your great niece is a lucky little gal! Visiting from A Quilt Story

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