Growing Up Modern

By Allison Harris | 128 pages

About the Author

Allison Harris is a stay-at-home mom who sews whenever she can squeeze it in. Her sewing adventures, tutorials, and patterns can be found at her popular website. She lives in Seattle, Washington, with her husband and three kids

For busy moms who want to quilt

Growing Up Modern

  • 16 one-of-a-kind quilt projects to make for babies and kids.
  • Almost all the patterns offer sizing for baby quilts and 7 of the patterns easily adapt to fit sizes baby, crib, and twin. Also includes instructions for a pillow and quillow
  • Fun, full-color photographs throughout the book are sure to inspire both beginner and novice sewers

Growing Up Modern shows how anyone can make a child’s quilt that will be cherished for years to come. Beginner and expert sewists alike will find inspiring ideas and plenty of guidance in these 16 versatile keepsake projects. Most of the patterns can be sized for baby quilts, and seven of the patterns easily adapt to make crib- and twin-sized quilts. There is a comprehensive overview on quiltmaking basics, step-by-step instructions, and vibrant photographs to help you from start to finish. And for those who believe that quilting is impossible when you have kids, the author (and mother of 3) includes helpful hints on finding the time and keeping it fun.