You’ll whip this divine quilt up in no time. The quilt is constructed with a simple
splice and stitch ‘n’ flip method. Quilt size: Double bed, 2 m (78 ¾”) square.
Pattern includes extra border instructions to make a queen size: 2.2 m (87”) sq.
Requirements: (Based on 112 cm (44”) wide patchwork fabrics)
Quilt top: 25 fat ¼ s that coordinate (For USA, 20” cut in ½)
Backing: 5.7 m (6 ½ y)
Or: For a reversible quilt, buy 25 x 50 cm (20”) pieces of fabric, this is sufficient
for the front and back.
Thin iron on pellon (H630): 5.5 m (6 ½ y)
Ric rac, 5 colours: Approximately 2.5 m of each (3 y)
Trams and binding: 1.5m (2 y)
You will also need:
Clover 25 mm (1”) bias
To attach the trams you
will need either 1 m (1 y)
of vliesofix (Fusible web)
Or a Water soluble fabric
glue such as Roxanne’s
glue baste. Thread to
piece the blocks, choose
a colour that blends with
the backing. Variegated
cotton thread for the
quilting and thread to
match the tram colour.
Additional requirements for extra border to make the quilt a queen size
Fabric for the front and back of the border: 2.3 m (2 ¾ y),
thin iron on pellon: 1.35 m (1 ½ y) and extra for trams and binding: 70 cm (1 y)
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