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Cali Quilter on craftsy.com
Walnut Creek, California

My name is Joan Lucchese and I live in the San Francisco Bay Area. I am married and have four fantastic kids. I am so excited to be a Craftsy designer. I have been a quilter for many years and have ...

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Going to the Zoo

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(7) Name: 'Quilting : Going to the Zoo
Going to the Zoo
Going to the Zoo
Going to the Zoo
Going to the Zoo

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knowledge of rotary cutting and basic sewing skills.

Pattern Description:

This pattern is perfect for a beginning quilter. It was thoroughly tested so your experience will be successful. There are so many fabulous novelty prints in the modern quilt fabric world! This quilt was designed to feature a fun novelty print in a youth-size quilt. The quilt is larger than a baby quilt and smaller than a twin. Perfect for a child that is in between. There are instructions for constructing the individual blocks, as well as adding borders, backing, quilting and binding. Full color illustrations.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 50" x 62"


  • 1/2 yard fabric for block center
  • 5/8 yard dark blue fabric for blocks
  • 1 3/8 yards green fabric for blocks and outer border
  • 3 1/2 yards fabric for quilt backing
  • 3/8 yard fabric for binding
  • 56" x 68" piece of batting
  • 1 1/2 yards light blue striped fabric for blocks and inner border

You Will Also Need:

  • Cutting Mat, Rotary Cutter, Ruler, Piecing Thread, Washable Marker, Measuring Tape, Straight Pins, Quilter's Curved Safety Pins

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