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Free Pattern - Wonky Stars

Free Patterns Quilt - Layer Cake Quilt - Stash Buster

Free Pattern - Wonky Stars

You need squares to make this Wonky Star quilt. I used 5" squares, which means you can use a charm pack, a layer cake cut into 4 or just cut up your stash. Here are the instructions.

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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 - 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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Layer Cake Plus Quilt - Layer Cake Pattern #4

Free Patterns Pattern - Quilt Quilt - Layer Cake

Layer Cake Plus Quilt - Layer Cake Pattern #4

I wanted to see if I could make a 'plus quilt' by simply cutting each square of a layer cake into 3 pieces. I was very pleased with the result and the lack of wastage was a bonus. The quilt is approximately 60" square. Here are the instructions.   In summary the requirements are: 1 layer cake!! 50cm of fabric for binding backing and wadding to cover 60" square quilt, add margins as needed.      

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Free Patchwork Pattern - Layer Cake plus

Free Patterns Pattern - Quilt Quilt - Layer Cake

Free Patchwork Pattern - Layer Cake plus

A bright and easy quilt to create. You can use a layer cake plus fat quarters, or you can 'bust your stash'. Either way a lot of fun. Requirements For each block you need to cut:Bright coloured fabric - 1 square 9½".B&W fabric - 2 pieces 9 " x 2½" and 2 pieces 13½" x 2½". Squares from a layer cake can be cut down and used for the 9½" squares.A fat quarter (or 25cm of full width fabric) will give enough fabric for 2 sets of B&W strips. This is a also great pattern to use up your stash! Each...

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