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Birthday Banner

from B. Bumble & Co.
(7) Name: 'Quilting : Birthday Banner
Birthday Banner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • simple applique, sewing, simple quilting

Pattern Description:

This cute little wall hanging will help you celebrate birthdays either at home or in a classroom. The child can add the right number of candles to the cake to celebrate his/her birthday! They can be removed after using and used again for another birthday!The ribbon tassels make this a colorful and festive banner that will be used over and over for many years. Make it today and make it a part of your traditions! Great also for teachers to use in classrooms! The applique is very easy and quick. Seed beads can be added to look like candy sprinkles on the cake!
A tutorial is available for this type of applique on my blog, Buzzing and Bumbling!

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • approximately 17" x 18", not inclulding ribbon tassels

Materials:

  • sewing machine, fabric fat quarters (black, green, backing of choice, white, chocolate brown), ribbon (10 spools various colors or about 40 feet plus 10 lengths each 2 1/2" for candles), craft felt (1 square yellow, 1 square white)
  • craft pom poms with sparkle, hook and loop tape (one black, one white for candles - each candle needs 1 1/2" of each), seed beads in mulit-colors for "candy sprinkles", dowel for hanger (about 18" long and 1/2" diameter)
  • small piece batting about 20" x 19"

You Will Also Need:

  • freezer paper, glue stick
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$5.99

Novice
Quilting
Home Decor
Wall Hanging
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I have been fascinated with quilting since I was a little girl sleeping under a Dutch girl quilt my grandmother made. Now that I?m a grandmother myself, I market my original and whimsical designs ...

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