I held off quilting until after Max was born. I like to stitch the name in the quilting with little sayings like this one - Max is swell
or this one - "We love Max".
"Max is cute".
"Max is cool" is probably pushing it for a baby but I know he'll be very cool some day! I use very short descriptive words so they'll fit in the space and always hope for a short baby name - Max - now that's perfect. I also send a "list" of quilt phrases stitched in the quilt for mommies and daddies to find. It's called "Find the phrases" - 22 in this quilt and if they find them all, they get BIG kisses from Max!