Created by: Anna Douglas
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Sweet Baby Girl RAG QUILT

What are you most proud of? These are adorable. Rag quilts are easy and you can use almost any combination of patterns, colors and stilll turn out great. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Use scraps of flannel fabric. I buy all the leftover pieces at JoAnn for very cheap. Put them together and voila! Have fun!

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Anna Douglas made Sweet Baby Girl RAG QUILT with:

  • Cotton Flannel
  • Minky fabric. All cut in 8" suqares. 42 squares used X2 (front and back) :)

Project Description

What are you most proud of? These are adorable. Rag quilts are easy and you can use almost any combination of patterns, colors and stilll turn out great. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Use scraps of flannel fabric. I buy all the leftover pieces at JoAnn for very cheap. Put them together and voila! Have fun!

Q&A with Anna Douglas

Raggety Quilter asked:
doesn't the minky fabric shed? After you wash it does it fray or just keep shedding?
Anna Douglas answered:
The minky fabric does great after washing in cold water and gentle cycle. Tumble dry on low. It will get softer after each washing. For a thicker blanket I have made these with 3 layers using flannel in between. This one has 2 layers and is a lighter blanket, perfect for the southern California weather.
aprilspho442453 asked:
I love your sweet baby girl fleece blanket is their a pattern or how to do I instructions available
Anna Douglas answered:
Hi! This is made with flannel and some mink fabric. No fleece used. It's a rag quilt made out of sandwiched squares sewn together leaving some seam allowance for the fringe. Free tutorials are available online. This is super easy to make! :)
aprilspho442453 asked:
Hi again I saw your response with the link however I accidentally deleted it could you please resend . As I previously stated I'm not computer savvy
Anna Douglas answered:
Try these: http://quilting.about.com/od/ragquiltpatterns/ss/rag_quilt_basic.htm https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&ei=3xMzVfWCCJLUoATQ84HgAg&url=http://m.youtube.com/watch%3Fv%3D2VNj1WO56iQ&ved=0CBwQtwIwAA&usg=AFQjCNE1ijQIZYt2DhYw68lnSDQmxrVquA&sig2=F3n-z7IEX-bl3gOXj0AI8w

Skill Level

Beginner

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