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Intermediate
Quilting
Home Decor
Blanket/Bedspread
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I just love making things! I started when I was really young and no-one has ever found out how to stop me! Sewing has always been part of my life, and for the last many years quilting has taken over, ...

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Sailing

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(7) Name: 'Quilting : Sailing
Sailing

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • You should already know how to cut and sew squares, using a 1/4" seam allowance and generally know a bit about quilting and finishing a quilt.

Pattern Description:

This delicious quilt is just what you need! It is great for using up all those delicious 5" squares you have been collecting! It uses many different fabrics and can be made in different color themes, here I have used rich watery tones but it would look fabulous in a variety of of other colours, or maybe something softer. Using 5" squares makes it easy to cut and construct.
There is a video tutorial for the block (YouTube) here:
GourmetQuilter Tips & Techniques 089
http://youtu.be/8J-qEP8vLMQ

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approx. 86" square

Materials:

  • An assortment of 5" squares, some for the background and some for sails and boats
  • 1 1/2 yards for sashing
  • 1 1/4 yards for sashing squares, inner border and binding

You Will Also Need:

  • 90" of batting
  • 90" of backing
  • General sewing supplies


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