Pretty Party Dress Quilt Tutorial

14 Apr 2014

Pretty Party Dress Quilt


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Designed by Allison Nicoll of Quilting Mumma.

Items Needed:

*1 Yard White Tone-on-Tone Fabric

*1/2 Yard Fabric of 4 Different Prints

*1/2 Yard Fabric for Binding

*1 Yard Visoflex or Heat n Bond Fusible Web

*1.5 Yards Flannel for Backing

*General Sewing Supplies

*Dress Template

Instructions:

DRESSES

From your white tone-on-tone, cut 18-7.5" squares.

 

Trace 18 dresses using the template onto the paper side of your Visoflex or Heat n Bond fusible web.

 

Fuse them to the chosen dress fabrics on to the wrong side. Next, fuse each dress to one of the 7.5" white tone-on-tone squares.

Using your machine, blanket stitch around each shape.


TRIANGLE BLOCKS

From your 4 triangle block fabrics, cut 9-8" squares.

 

Choose 2 squares. Lay them right sides together and draw a diagonal line from one side to the other on the top fabric.

Stitch 1/4" on either side of the drawn line.

 

Now cut along the drawn line and press your block. Repeat with remaining squares.

 

Now cut your blocks along the diagonal so you have 4 small triangles.

Mix up your blocks, then pin and stitch them together so you have 4 triangles in each block.

 

Stitch your blocks together in rows of 5. There will be seven total.

 

Stitch your rows together.

 

Pin baste your quilt using straight lines. Quilt & bind.


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