Monday, January 10, 2011

Another Truly Customized Baby Gift :)


I love getting emails from Tiffany; she always has fun requests. :) Here's the gift she's sending to a friend who just had a baby:
This little family lives on a boat in the Virgin Islands (!) so Tiffany requested a onesie with a sailboat on it. I used the boat from Embroidery Boutique's Sailboat Patch design. I added "SARABANDE" (the name of the boat) with Embird Alphabet #16.
To add a little fun to the onesie, here's the backside:
Tee-hee-hee... clever idea.
For the lime green bib, we reused an idea Tiffany had suggested three years ago for her niece. Louis and Steve are the dogs. :) The text is Embird Alphabet #18, and the paw prints came from Sew Forum (no longer available).
And the peach bib requires a bit of explanation... "She is a huge fan of the Steven Martin movie /The Jerk/, where he is raised by an African-American family and doesn't realize he's adopted and cries with that line when he figures it out. I know they are going to absolutely die laughing." Ha! Inside jokes are one of the best things about doing custom embroidery!

4 comments on "Another Truly Customized Baby Gift :)"

Tiffany on January 10, 2011 at 10:23 AM said...

LOVELOVELOVE! I am so excited -- these are absoltuely perfect! Thanks so much!

jazzo on January 12, 2011 at 7:37 PM said...

Love all the stuff...put Poop Deck rocks. :)

Mary on January 18, 2011 at 12:21 AM said...

Those projects turned out cute! I like your version of the poop deck. :)

Tracy on January 20, 2011 at 11:02 PM said...

I want to know how they live on a boat with littles! I am of course envious though!!! :) love all of it!

ps. I too love The Jerk, and Raymond never quite gets it's humor.

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