Fairy Bread Fun..

by Kate on November 25, 2010

I’m sure you have heard about Pip’s new book ‘Sew La Tea Do‘ but in case you haven’t you can read a great review here.

It’s a must buy for any crafty friends or for friends you want to convert to the ‘craft way’. Pip has done a great job, it is beautifully styled and is jam packed with lots of fun projects.

Fairy Bread Blanket..

When I saw the ‘Fairy Bread’ project, I knew I would be making it…so sweet and quite quick to put together.

Materials: Linen and Flannel from here.

Sprinkles..

My younger cousin and her husband are expecting their first baby next May and this will be their first handmade item from me.

I wasn’t crafting when I had tiny babies and can’t help but think I missed out on a whole lot of exciting baby projects. The newborn ‘to-make’ list has been written…Ames, consider yourself warned.

Fairy Bread...

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1 RED PEPPER QUILTS November 25, 2010 at 8:01 am

Beautiful! What a lucky baby.

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2 Kate November 25, 2010 at 8:09 am

It looks beautiful Kate but I really, really want to see more of that dress.

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3 Kirsty November 25, 2010 at 8:22 am

Utterly divine! I love everything about this piece…the crafty mind that thought it up…the beautiful frenchies & far out the photos. xxxx

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4 Cath @ chunkychooky November 25, 2010 at 8:47 am

Yes, more dress please, the quilt is fabulous but I really want to see that dress!!

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5 Teek November 25, 2010 at 8:48 am

That is just GORGEOUS..

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6 Cat from Raspberry Rainbow November 25, 2010 at 8:54 am

Beautiful blankie. I need to make one for my big girl who is off to kinder next year, and I reckon she would love this to bits!
I know what you mean about missing out on baby projects – I have the same feeling about my fist born.
I am sure the new baby in your family will love all your hand made pressies.

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7 Catherine November 25, 2010 at 8:58 am

That is just lovely (and I agree, would love a closer look at that dress!

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8 Evelyn Jackson November 25, 2010 at 9:04 am

That blanket is divine! So cute.

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9 michelle November 25, 2010 at 9:06 am

so beautiful

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10 Kate November 25, 2010 at 9:07 am

It is really lovely, I bought this book yesterday and this one caught my eye.

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11 Caroline ~ TrilliumDesign November 25, 2010 at 9:12 am

What a cute, and simple, little project!!

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12 Melanie November 25, 2010 at 9:27 am

gosh I love blankies. This ones a winner

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13 Mel November 25, 2010 at 9:47 am

Oh good lord! So much better than I had imagined! Stunning Kate. I need to get that book. I keep thinking someone will buy it for me for Chrissy but what if they don't? Ack!

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14 Blueberry Park November 25, 2010 at 9:57 am

that is just so cute, Kate. I don't have any babies to make it for, but one may come along somewhere, sometime, hey? And I'd need to be prepared…no?

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15 Nova November 25, 2010 at 9:57 am

so sweet x
I love this so much Kate!

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16 Michelle W @ the Crafty Little Fox November 25, 2010 at 10:12 am

I love that fairy bread quilt. Great name and fabulous concept. I have a friend who is having a baby in January and that would be a wonderful idea!!

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17 Michelle November 25, 2010 at 10:16 am

Just beautiful! I love the dress your model is wearing too.

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18 LeelaBijou November 25, 2010 at 10:59 am

Very beautiful!

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19 Christina November 25, 2010 at 11:32 am

I agree, the blanket and the dress are both beyond adorable. And flannel for the backing is a wonderful idea.

(How I wish I had a store like that in my neck of the woods so I could buy linen locally.)

:)

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20 Paula (Eggshell Blue) November 25, 2010 at 12:10 pm

I can't quite get past the exquisite dress either :)

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21 Amanda November 25, 2010 at 1:17 pm

Absolutely beautiful…Great job!

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22 Seaweed and Raine November 25, 2010 at 2:49 pm

Love the Fairy Bread blankie. I was wondering what you were doing with all those little french knots! :)
I am also totally in love with the little dress that your "model" was wearing!!! Did you make it? It is stunning! (I could totally love wearing something like that).

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23 spectacularfairywren November 25, 2010 at 2:50 pm

gorgeous love IT and am fancying some fairy bread now…

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24 Kylie November 25, 2010 at 3:21 pm

It is lovely – looking forward to seeing what else you create.

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25 The Clip Cafe November 25, 2010 at 4:47 pm

Miss Pi is soo popular!! I'm off to read the review :-)

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26 Sandrine November 25, 2010 at 7:47 pm

Everything is just stunning on that picture, great work!x

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27 Andi November 25, 2010 at 8:32 pm

I'm with Kate …. the throw is lovely but I must see more of that dress!!!!

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28 Steph November 25, 2010 at 8:52 pm

Oh I've looked at this project…and now I'm going to make it for sure! Brilliant job…what a lucky little one :)

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29 Tania November 26, 2010 at 10:12 am

I know exactly what you mean with the feeling you missed out on newborn craft for your smalls. What's more, the three year old has developed a fierce opinion. Which means that five people are living in this house with Very Different Ideas – none of which seem to align with any of the crafting. GRRRR. Might just make myself some fairy bread.

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30 Naturally Carol November 26, 2010 at 8:16 pm

Such a simple idea, but oh so cute!

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31 karlyn Jackson November 26, 2010 at 9:11 pm

That's funny, the first thing that came to mind when I saw your snippet of this was…sprinkles or fairy bread. I have not read Pip's book but it's on my Xmas list. Your cousin will love it for sure.

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32 Taylor Made November 26, 2010 at 11:40 pm

Just so lovely…I can't wait to have my own copy of the book. Thanks for sharing.

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33 Paula November 27, 2010 at 2:14 am

Another voice clammoring for the dress!

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34 Christie November 27, 2010 at 9:30 am

Great gift, love the Linen with all those colours- looks beautiful.

I told my sister she needs to hurry up & have babies so I can make things for them!

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35 Louise November 27, 2010 at 1:00 pm

How super pretty the colours look on the linen. Beautiful!!

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36 Kristi November 29, 2010 at 7:29 pm

this is the project that pulled me into the book…amazing. that dress is breathtaking too.

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37 izzy inspired November 30, 2010 at 7:24 am

what a great idea with such a classic look. i am still in complete awe over the lace you used to make that dress….divine!

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