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Lexa's Summer Petites

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(7) Name: 'Quilting : Lexa's Summer Petites
Lexa's Summer Petites

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic Quilting Skills
  • Basic Embroidery Skills
  • Basic Silk Ribbon Embroidery Skills

Pattern Description:

I love silk ribbon embroidery, regular embroidery, and applique, so decided to combine the three and make little wall hangings. I love making mini-quilts because they are so much faster than big quilts. Plus the make great gifts for so many occasions. Detailed instructions for the silk ribbon and regular embroidery are included. And as always, my patterns have instructions for both left handed and right handed.

Materials:

  • Three 5" squares background fabric
  • Cotton scraps for applique (3" or greater)
  • Two 1" width of fabric strips for sashing
  • Two 1-3/4" width of fabric strips for border
  • One fat quarter for backing
  • Two 2-1/2" width of fabric strips for binding
  • Three 4" squares of Fusible Web
  • Two 4mm green silk ribbon for leaves
  • One 4mm color silk ribbon for thistle
  • One 7mm white silk ribbon for fuchsia
  • One 7mm pink silk ribbon for fuchsia
  • One 4mm color silk ribbon for roses
  • One 4mm dark blue silk ribbon for dragonfly
  • Two greens embroidery floss for stems and leaves
  • Color embroidery floss to match applique
  • One color embroidery floss for french knots
  • Three shades brown embroidery floss for basket handle
  • One 6mm butterfly bead
  • One 7-1/2" wire hanger

You Will Also Need:

  • Embroidery needle
  • Silk Ribbon Needles
  • Sewing machine and related supplies
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$4.75

Intermediate
Quilting
Home Decor
Wall Hanging
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About the designer

Alexandra Henry is an award winning needle artist. She has been quilting, drawing, painting, and sewing since childhood. Alexandra is a free lance graphic artist/designer. Please visit Alexandra's ...

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