The Friendship Quilt and Quilt Kit (also known as the Friendship Quilt and Kirsten's Quilt and Kit) was originally introduced to Kirsten's Collection in 1987 and modified to include the quilt kit in 1998. The set was retired in 2009 with Kirsten's archival. It is associated with the book Happy Birthday, Kirsten! Retail cost was $18 and increased to $22 with the addition of the kit.
Square patch quilt of variant fabrics. Brown knot tying every two squares. Muslin border. Lower edge has black embroidered script: "For Kirsten Larson on her tenth birthday."
Smaller doll-sized quilt matching large quilt fabrics. Four blank muslin center pieces for appliqué and embroidery.
Brown "quilting"/embroidery hoop with screw closure.
Three heart applique patches.
Pink embroidery thread.
- The quilt kit was moved from Kirsten's Party Treats to this set in 1998.
- Early editions of the quilt were advertised as "hand-tufted." This was during the era when quilt fabric patterns were random.
- Fabric in the quilt was originally random; now fabrics include multiple fabrics from various historical characters's clothings. Some identifiable ones are