Mini Quilts by Jodie Davis and Jayne Davis

By Jodie Davis and Jayne Davis

Pint-sized quilting tasks that pack a punch. Quilting. The notice on my own makes quilters of all degrees consider the beauty…the creativity…the storytelling…the dedication! good, now the entire rewards of quilting might be loved more straightforward and swifter than ever with Mini Quilts: enjoyable styles to cover in a Snap. each one tiny, 16-inch sq. mini quilt—there are 20 mini initiatives in all—gives you the liberty to grasp new quilting strategies that might serve you good should you flip your recognition to the extra five better tasks in the back of the ebook. those comprise a tote, throw, pillow conceal, child duvet, and desk runner.
Mini Quilts offers step by step directions for all types of fantastic duvet recommendations to pattern and event. each one mini cover is a enjoyable and beneficial venture by itself, how to use leftover scraps or textile stash, and will even be used as an element in a bigger undertaking. The 20 significant mini duvet “workshops” are quick-to-make little quilts, each one highlighting a unmarried quilting process, including:
• Hand-tying a quilt
• Precision piecing
• Appliqué
• Embroidery
• Curved piecing
• And more!
Invaluable guideline at a good worth. A unmarried on-line quilting classification can rate $20.00 or extra. Mini Quilts provides you with the an identical of 25 periods in one ebook, all taught by means of sought-after quilting instructor Jodie Davis. tremendous quilts can take months to create, yet those initiatives should be made in a snap—offering you a lovely solution to grasp a bunch of suggestions speedy and simply. The mini quilts have the additional advantage of turning into worthy parts for a bigger undertaking if wanted. With 2 hundred pictures and illustrations all through, you’ll locate the guide effortless to persist with and the implications even more straightforward to examine.

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In fact, this may be the easiest project in the book. Stenciling results in a mark-of-the-hand look that appliqué doesn’t offer. With so many mass-produced products out there, something made by human hands is appreciated that much more. I turned this pattern into a pillow and also used it to create a lovely table runner. (For the Stenciled Table Runner, see p. 153; for the Mini Quilt Pillow, see p. ) Skill Level: Easy | The Techniques: Stenciling on fabric (p. 56), hand embroidery running stitch (p.

9 for techniques). Mark the outer edge of the finished 16-in. square too, 1 so you’ll know where to start and stop your stitching. Quilt 2. Follow the instructions on p. 14 to make a quilt sandwich. 2 NOTE: If you’d like, use scraps of fabric to make a practice mini quilt sandwich so you can test your stitches before committing to your real quilt. Experiment with the different stitches on your machine. You may wish to loosen your top tension, which hides your bobbin thread and gives a smootherlooking stitch, but most likely that won’t be necessary.

Past the traced line that indicates the edge of the 16-in. square, sewing into the seam allowance. Sew each of the largest arcs. 5. Switch thread and change your sewing machine to the decorative stitch you’ve chosen for the next smaller circles and stitch. Repeat for the last two sets of arcs. Baste along the outer edge of the quilt, ¹⁄8 in. outside of the marked edge, which designates the 16-in. edge. Trim to 16½ in. 5 square. Bind 6. If you are binding the quilt, make a continuous binding from the 2¼-in.

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