Below are photos of the Quiet Book I made for my 20-month-old daughter. It has been well-loved, but most of the pages seem to be holding up! (I am happy to answer any specific questions about the construction via the comments section.)
|Cover: Cotton fabric
Trim: Fabric tape measure
Pages: Pellon (cut to 7″ x 9″)
Binding: Two binder rings
Closure: 1.5″ satin ribbon
|Left Page: Pocket with button
Right Page: Puff paint alphabet & numbers
|Left Page: Matching shapes
Right Page: Faucet with spinning handle
|Left Page: Dress-me doll
Right Page: Mini books
|RAIN – SUNSHINE – RAINBOW!
PLANT – WATER – GROW!
BREAKFAST – LUNCH – DINNER
MIX – BAKE – DECORATE!
|Horse figures with walking trail, drinking pond, jumps and corral|
|Left-hand and Right-hand gloves|
|Left Page: Lift-the-flap rainbow (ROY G BIV)
Right Page: Counting squares
|Left Page: Field of snap flowers
Right Page: “I LOVE YOU” mirror