My office friend Erin was leaving us at the end of June to have her second baby, whom we have dubbed 'Greg' after her older son wanted to name the new baby after a character on a TV programme. Most of the baby things little Greg (he will be given a different name when he arrives next month!) will have are things handed down to him by his big brother, and with this in mind I really wanted to make him a lovely quilt all of his own. It was serendipitous, therefore, that just as I was pondering how I'd make Greg's quilt Ashley at Film in the Fridge posted a helpful tutorial on her strip quilts.
Armed with such an excellent guide, there was nothing more for me to do but stock up on fabrics from David Walker's adorable 'Oh Boy' range (most of it acquired from Ebay in the USA), and set to work. This is what I ended up with: