Free as a Bird

As I highlighted last week, I have been sewing birds, a la the Spool pattern. I thought they would make a great mobile for a baby gift, and I finished my first one last night.

The Bird Mobile
The Bird Mobile

I realize the prototype always needs improvements, but overall I am fairly happy with the construction of this mobile. I have to thank Steve for his patience as I strung the birds on the embroidery hoop, as it took a lot longer to construct than I had anticipated and his arms got a little bit tired from holding the hoop.

Baby's view of the mobile, sans the bright light above
Baby's View of the Mobile, Sans the Bright Light
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