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Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Pink Applique Quilt/Playmat Tutorial



This quilt/playmat measures approx100x 70 cm and is really easy to make

Fabric Needed:
4 x 5" x 20" (add appliqué to the centre of 2)
22 x 4" squares
1x 12" x 4"(add appliqué to centre)
2 x 44" x 5" (for sides)
2 bows, 3 appliqués shapes
120cm x 90cm Backing Fabric
120cm x 90cm 2oz Wadding

Instructions:

1. Arrange fabric as shown in the photo
2. Add the appliqué to the fabric then Sew the strips together
3. Add the strips to the top and bottom of the quilt
4. Add the strips to the sides of the quilt
5.Lay out the Backing Fabric wrong side up and lay wadding on top
6. Lay quilt top, face up on top of the wadding and pin
7. Sew along the seams through the fabric and wadding to secure it all together ( You tube instructions http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MqiUQFXV-vI)
8. Sew on Edging Fabric to complete the quilt(if you are unsure how to do this there are many videos on You Tube with simple Instructions, here is one I used: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pq2Q3F17lv0 )

Hint: 


Always Damp press between each stage of making your quilt

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