Saturday, August 25, 2012

Pink & Purple Bunting

We moved to Maui almost 3 years ago from Kauai. Even though I'm originally from Maui, it was one of the hardest decisions we had to make, because we had so many great friends on Kauai. A few months later, one of those friends moved all the way to Florida! That's clear across the country! Well, she just had her second baby, (a girl!) and I wanted to send her a gift. I made her this bunting:

I spied on her Facebook a quilt she made, and tried to stick with a similar color scheme. 

I make a lot of bunting, but for this one I wanted to use a bunch of ribbons on the ends, instead of just one, like I normally do. 

I love the detail in the white fabric. 
And I'm pretty much obsessed with the chevron/feather print on the left. 

BTW- Kulia is Ivy's middle name. Kit made that pallet for her room.

And Kit made this ALOHA pallet. 
(Have you linked up to our "ALOHA Friday" party yet? If not, click here! ... shameless plug.)

That blue-ish/purple is a really cool fabric too, and for some reason it's in the sale section at Sew Special!

I love making bunting. Here's what you need:

-fabric cut into triangles
-double fold bias tape
-ribbon(s) for hanging it

Pretty simple to make!

Thanks for visiting!
Aloha, Rebecca



  1. Really cute bunting! I hope you will share it at Super Sweet Sunday @

  2. I love the colors that you chose......and I do love that chevron design too! :) Great work and what a sweet gift! Stopping by from Design Stash...hope you'll visit :)

    1. Thanks Brooke! Checking out your site now. :)

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    1. Thank you Connie! I always feel like I'm the non-quilter at your parties, so I'm glad I at least got a sewing project for you this time!

  4. I love this bunting and that you used multiple ribbons on the end. Cute!! Thanks for linking up with us at Keep Calm & Link Up last week! Excited to see what you have to share this week :)

    1. Yes, I'm pretty happy with adding the multiple ribbons. New twist on it.

  5. What a pretty bunting and I really like the colors and patterns you choose. Also like the multiple ribbons your made. Pretty bunting! Your friend will be so happy. Thanks for sharing your creative inspiration with Sunday’s Best – you helped make the party a success!

  6. What a pretty bunting! Thanks for sharing on Tout It Tuesday. Hope to see you tomorrow!

  7. Multiple ribbons on the end is super cute! Bunting is perfect for so many occasions.


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