Also known as a biscuit quilt, this DIY puff quilt is perfect for even a beginner to make and is so cute for a baby's nursery! This easy sewing project is a great baby shower gift or birthday present for a new baby and can be easily customized for a boy or girl.
nice use of the big pieces you hate to cut into! pattern is called "Square Dance" from the "Livin' Large" by Heather Peterson of Anka's Treasures, a book of patterns designed to reature large pieces. Another shot here http://sewmod.wordpress.com/2011/07/25/a-weekend-full-of-friends-fun-and-quilting-part-1/ shows the sashing more clearly.