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About RedKiwiDIY

I am a Mormon. I am a wife. I am a mom. I am a daughter. I am a sister. I am a friend. I am an individual. I enjoy creating. Children, food, tables, gingerbread houses, gardens, homes, quilts, and everything in between. I love the act and result of creating beautiful things. I mess these creation up, frequently. I still love them and I learn from each mistake. Join me on this journey of learning and growing.

Another Angry Birds Party

Thing 2 insisted on having his own Angry Birds party. It was fun stuff. The invite The games: Angry Bird, Pig! Pin the crown on the King Pig. Dodge the pig, dodge the bird.  The cup-cakes Blowing out the candles … Continue reading

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service

I made C a cute little i-spy bag before Church Sunday. I don’t know who enjoyed it more. The kids or the parents, aunts and uncle. The stuff inside. A friend, through the blogosphere, was doing a service project and … Continue reading

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Angry Birds Birthday Party!

My son was inspired by the Angry Birds game to have an Angry Birds birthday party. It was a wild success. He helped me some pre-party-prep, he and his baby brother stuffed 17 Angry Birds. (I used the pattern created … Continue reading

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Jonathan’s baby girl’s quilt and cover

My SIL also had me make some things for her brother’s upcoming baby. We searched online for a while and found this quilt. We used the same Alexander Henry fabric as in the quilt that inspired us, but toned the … Continue reading

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Israel’s Baby Girl’s Quilt

My sweet sister in law hired me to make a number of things. I loved making this quilt. It’s my fall-back simple quilt and I love it. This may be my all time favorite of these quilts. The giraffe’s are … Continue reading

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Simple Baby Blanket

I made this for sweet baby Lucy. They were hoping for a boy and got a girl and are thrilled with their little girl. I made her a girly and blue gift. I hope she likes it. I like how … Continue reading

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Genealogy Quilt

I was hired to quilt this genealogical quilt for a sweet 80 year-old woman’s birthday. It was beautiful and I loved the challenge. Each frame houses a picture of her children, parents, grandchildren, etc. Close-up of birthday girl. More detail.

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