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Sew-along 2019 - Week 0 - General Information.

Free Patterns Sew-along 2019

Sew-along 2019 - Week 0 - General Information.

Here is some general information.Enjoy thinking about your fabric choices.

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Layer Cake left overs - Free Quilt Pattern

Free Patterns Pattern - Quilt Quilt - Layer Cake

Layer Cake left overs - Free Quilt Pattern

Layer cakes are so beautifully co-ordinated that it is a shame not to use the left overs for a project. I was able to make this baby quilt (39" x 49") from some left overs. In summary the requirements are: Layer cake left overs (about 1/4 of a layer cake) 1m of background fabric 40cm of fabric for binding backing and wadding to cover 39" x 49" quilt, add margins as needed. Other tools you will need Cutting mat. Rotary cutter. Long ruler for use with a rotary cutter.  Neutral coloured thread for sewing with - I like the Aurifil ne50 (this is...

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Free Patchwork Pattern - Jelly Roll #2

Free Patterns Pattern - Quilt Quilt - Jelly Roll

Free Patchwork Pattern - Jelly Roll #2

Here's something to make with 2 1/2" strips from your stash or use a jelly roll. In summary the requirements are: 1 jelly roll (40 strips at 2 1/2") 80 cm of contrast fabric (for border around squares) 45 cm of fabric for binding backing and wadding to cover 59" quilt, add margins as needed. Other tools you will need Cutting mat. Rotary cutter. Long ruler for use with a rotary cutter.  Neutral coloured thread for sewing with - I like the Aurifil ne50 (this is a lovely fine 100% cotton thread, and I usually use a grey). General sewing supplies (thread snips,...

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Free Patchwork Pattern - Layer Cake Pattern #5

Free Patterns Pattern - Quilt Quilt - Layer Cake

Free Patchwork Pattern - Layer Cake Pattern #5

Layer Cake Patchwork Quilt An easy quilt to make based on a nine-patch block. You can use a layer cake or cut your own 10" squares from yardage or your stash! A Layer Cake has 40 squares (10"). Using a layer cake has the advantage that the colours are chosen for you. This quilt is about 48" square. In summary the requirements are: 10" squares or a Layers Cake (click here to view what's available) Backing & wadding: enough to cover quilt Other tools you will need Cutting mat. Rotary cutter. Long ruler for use with a rotary cutter. A smaller ruler -...

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Charm Pack Pattern #1

Free Patterns Kit - Quilt Pattern - Quilt Quilt - Charm Pack

Charm Pack Pattern #1

A charm pack. What to do?This cute baby quilt 40" x 51". In summary the requirements are: 1 charm pack (40 squares at 5") 1m of background fabric 40cm of fabric for binding backing and wadding to cover 40" x 51" quilt, add margins as needed. Other tools you will need Cutting mat. Rotary cutter. Long ruler for use with a rotary cutter.  Neutral coloured thread for sewing with - I like the Aurifil ne50 (this is a lovely fine 100% cotton thread, and I usually use a grey). General sewing supplies (thread snips, unpicker, pins, iron). Before starting please note  all seams...

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