April 29 ~ Quilt of the Day

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Square in Squares Baby Quilt by Alissa, Handmade by Alissa

We love the fussy cut centers of Alissa’s baby quilt. Here’s a view of the full front, and you can see other examples of the technique in Alissa’s completed quilts set. What’s fussy cutting?! Download Lisa’s Mini-Book Glossary of Quilt Terms!

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74 Responses to April 29 ~ Quilt of the Day

  1. Great quilt – I love this technique, especially with fussy cuts and fun fabrics for a baby/kids quilt

  2. Tina says:

    Really cute! I think I’ll try something like this.

  3. Marcia W. says:

    Alissa, really like this baby quilt in fun colors!

  4. Andrea says:

    Sweet, Alissa! Love that it is gender-neutral; I get so tired of pink and blue… This really sings!

  5. Melanie says:

    I made a baby quilt using this pattern, and it turned out great! Thanks Alissa

  6. marit says:

    One of my all time favorite designs! Alissa has a wonderful way of combining these small framed “portraits” in lovely, fresh, modern fabrics. Love these cuties!!

  7. sharonj says:

    A really great little quilt, love the fussy cutting! Sharonj

  8. Sara says:

    Really enjoy the fussy cut look!

  9. Tally says:

    Baby quilt – that’s on my mind anyway. Thanks

  10. Erica says:

    Love the colours with this white background…

  11. Rochelle says:

    This reminds me of the fabric I’d been collecting for a fussy cut quilt. I’d better get back to that!

  12. Manechka says:

    What a beauty! Thanks for sharing!

  13. Rebecca says:

    I LOVE this one! So sweet!

  14. Christine says:

    Very pretty. I like the idea of putting quilt squares on both the front and the back.

  15. Marianne C says:

    Love this quilt!

  16. Ethne says:

    Another delight for the eyes

  17. Megan Presley says:

    I love fussy cut squares! This is a neat quilt!

  18. Dot says:

    Another inspiring sharing. Hate to see this month ending

  19. Nichole says:

    Wow- love this!

  20. Aparna Mulgund says:

    I love it.

  21. Wendy D. P. says:

    So cute! love the fussy cut animals!

  22. Lisa H. says:

    Absolutely adorable!

  23. PeachRainbow says:

    lovely and cute!

  24. Annabel says:

    It’s lovely!

  25. Katrina H says:

    So so Cute! oxox

  26. Becca says:

    So pretty!

  27. Ramona says:

    I love Alissa’s quilts. There are all so beautiful.

  28. Southern Gal says:

    So pretty. I want one.

  29. Liz says:

    cute! one of these days, i’m going to do the pieced back.

  30. Julia says:

    What a sweet, sweet quilt! Georgous and adorable fabric choices, too!

  31. Rose L says:

    Oh, I have that Alexander Henry with the lions… but I just can’t bring myself to cut it! Very nice. 🙂

  32. Thea says:

    Nice… I must try one of these. Of course I could never attain the perfection you do.

  33. Claire says:

    I love the quilt. The centers are so cute!

  34. Margaret says:

    Very cute, love the fussy cut centers.

  35. Trish Boese says:

    I’m inspired to do it! Thanks

  36. Cute quilt! Great Inspiration

  37. Melissa says:

    It’s like a little story book! I love it!

  38. sewlindaann says:

    I love the quilt. It’s great fussy cutting to have cute pics to entertain the kiddies.

  39. Laura L. says:

    Very cute quilt!

  40. Linda says:

    Love this quilt. I am trying something like it right now.

  41. Elizabeth says:

    Cute! I love the fussy cutting 🙂

  42. Susan says:

    Great to visually look at and capture one’s imagination – both as a sewer and as a recipient of this quilt.

  43. StephanieS says:

    It is lovely.

  44. Kelli says:

    ooh, very cute! What a lucky baby!!

  45. Leah says:

    It is very nice indeed.

  46. Maeve says:

    Cute quilt!

  47. qsogirl says:

    so cute!! love these fussy-cut blocks– so much work, but so worth it!

  48. Andi says:

    I love the fabrics in this quilt!

  49. Sorahart says:

    Cute fabric choices!

  50. Krystina says:

    Really cute!

  51. Rachel says:


  52. Betsy says:

    Really precious.

  53. Jessica says:

    Thanks for introducing me to a new great blog!

  54. ~Helena~ says:

    That is a nice baby quilt.

  55. Kristin D. says:

    So simple, but so beautiful. I really love the cut outs in the middle of the squares!

  56. Elizabeth says:

    So cute! Thanks for the inspiration!

  57. Katie says:

    I love Alissa’s quilts!

  58. Kimberly says:

    Alissa’s work is always amazing.

  59. karendibee says:

    I really like this quilt. I like quilts with lots of white space, and actually in white!

  60. upstatelisa says:

    Love it! so bright!

  61. Tong says:

    Love fussy cut centres of the blocks, such a cute baby quilt!

  62. Melissa says:

    I love quilts that are basic but yet so adorable!

  63. Lynne says:

    Beautiful! I love this quilt!

  64. Fawn says:

    Wow I really like this quilt! Thanks for sharing.

  65. duff says:

    nice choice for quilt-of-the-day! Alissa certainly has a keen eye for color and placement! Hurrah for quality quilts to emulate!

  66. Rebecca says:

    Great use of fussy cutting!

  67. Melanie says:

    It’s adorable!

  68. Melissa says:

    Very fun for a wee one!

  69. Morgan says:

    Just lovely.

  70. So cute. Could make for a fun I spy game.

  71. Jeni says:

    Great colors!

  72. Beth says:

    I love alyssa’s things! The fussy cut is so fun – but think through the cut! (I know I don’t always do this well!)

  73. alisha says:

    I love the block with the chicken. I’ll have to keep my eyes out for fabric that’s good for fussy-cutting.

  74. Lauree Myler says:

    love this quilt. thanks for sharing!

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