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Preppy Pinwheels

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(7) Name: 'Quilting : Preppy Pinwheels
Preppy Pinwheels

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • piece with a 1/4 " seam on your sewing machine
  • rotary cutting
  • really basic beginning quilting skills

Pattern Description:

I love pinwheels!! This is a stunning quilt that features this fantastic design. I also love Thangles for making 1/2 square triangles, they are not necessary but I recommend them for making this quilt. This is a fantastic beginner quilt, that makes it look like you are an expert!


  • 1 1/2 yards of background for the pinwheels
  • 12-18 fat quarters is various colors for the pinwheels
  • 2 yards of fabric for your sashing and borders
  • I reccomend 3" Thangles
  • 1 1/4 yards for bias binding
  • 4 yards for backing
  • batting
  • cotton thread

You Will Also Need:

  • basic quilting notions such as a rotary cutter and ruler , pins ect.

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We are the Pipers Girls, we are lucky enough to be creative for a living! We are a mom and a Grandma that operate a physical shop, Pipers Quilts & Comforts located in Salt Lake City, Utah. Pipers is ...

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