Sunflower Babies Quilt »
InstructionsMake sure you have PLENTY of black embroidery floss on hand.
When placing the border pieces, sew the top border pieces on first then the 2 sides that have the fans attached.
Make sure you sew your Dresden Plate segments EXACTLY 1/4" or they won't like flat.
Trace the pattern pieces of the face, leaves, stems etc onto tracing paper (I used really cheap wax paper) so you don't ...
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Type of item: Home Decor
Style: Whimsical, Cute
fat quarters of various colors, embroidery floss, sewing needles, sewing machine, Quilting done by: Betty Cyphers @ Cajah Mountain Quilting, Connelly Springs, NC
What was your inspiration?
I found this pattern in a catalog from Keepsake Quilting and HAD to have it.
What are you most proud of?
The cute faces on the quilt
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Have some experience with making Dresden Plates or practice making some with scraps before beginning this project. The hardest part for me was getting them to lie flat and that requires making sure you sew your seams at EXACTLY 1/4" and cutting your pieces exactly by the pattern. Patience !! Patience !!!