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Scattered Leaves

Kim Schaefer C&T Publishing ePub

scattered leaves

This runner will be the perfect addition to your fall decor. Scattered appliquéd leaves are framed by a simple pieced border.

Quilted by Diane Minkley of Patched Works, Inc.

finished runner: 24½˝ × 48½˝ | finished block: 8˝ × 8˝

materials

Assorted tans: ¾ yard total for appliqué backgrounds

Assorted browns: ½ yard total for appliquéd frames and pieced borders

Assorted greens: ½ yard total for appliquéd leaves and pieced borders

Assorted oranges and rusts: ½ yard total for appliquéd leaves and pieced borders

Assorted yellows and golds: ½ yard total for appliquéd leaves and pieced borders

Paper-backed fusible web: 2 yards

Batting: 29˝ × 53˝

Backing and binding: 1¾ yards

cutting

Cut from assorted tans:

10 squares 8½˝ × 8½˝

Cut from assorted browns, greens, oranges, rusts, yellows, and golds:

64 rectangles 2½˝ × 4½˝

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Spice

Kim Schaefer C&T Publishing ePub

spice

This lap quilt is perfect to cuddle up under on a chilly fall night. Make it for Halloween in orange and black, or choose your favorite fall colors.

Quilted by Diane Minkley of Patched Works, Inc.

finished quilt: 50½˝ × 70½˝ | finished block: 10˝ × 10˝

materials

Assorted oranges: 2¼ yards total for pieced blocks

Black: 1 yard for pieced blocks

Assorted black-and-white prints: 1½ yards total for blocks

Batting: 55˝ × 75˝

Backing and binding: 3¾ yards (pieced crosswise)

cutting

Cut from assorted oranges:

429 squares 2½˝ × 2½˝

Cut from black:

162 squares 2½˝ × 2½˝

Cut from assorted black-and-white prints:

284 squares 2½˝ × 2½˝

piecing

Seam allowances are ¼˝ unless otherwise noted.

1. Piece the A block. Press. Make 18 blocks.

Block A—Make 18.

2. Piece the B block. Press. Make 17 blocks.

Block B—Make 17.

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Medium 9781617450457

Quilts

Kim Schaefer C&T Publishing ePub

Ornament Wreath

Finished wreath size: 22˝ in diameter

Brighten your wall or door with one of these fun-to-make, no-sew wreaths.

Materials

•1 Styrofoam wreath form, 18˝ in diameter

•92 Styrofoam balls, 2˝ in diameter

•⅔ yards green for wrapping the wreath

•2 yards total assorted brights for wrapping the balls

•Fabric glue

Cutting

CUT FROM THE GREEN

13 strips 1½˝ × width of fabric

CUT FROM THE ASSORTED BRIGHTS

138 strips ½˝ × width of fabric

Putting It All Together

1. Wrap the wreath with the green fabric strips. Glue the ends in place.

Wrap wreath.

2. Wrap the Styrofoam balls with the bright ½˝ strips, overlapping the strips slightly. Glue the ends in place. Allow 1½ strips per ball.

3. Arrange and glue the balls to the wreath form.

Holly Berry Wreath

FINISHED WREATH SIZE: 19˝ in diameter

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Tequila Sunrise

Kim Schaefer C&T Publishing ePub

Lap Quilt

{This quilt glows with a spectacular show of color. Super simple appliqué shapes make this quilt a great choice for first-time appliqué.}

Quilted by Diane Minkley of Patched Works, Inc.

Finished block size: 5″ × 5″

Finished lap quilt: 66½″ × 86½″

5 yards total assorted brights for appliqué backgrounds and pieced outer border

3½ yards total assorted brights for appliqué pieces

¾ yard black for inner border

7½ yards paper-backed fusible web

5¼ yards for backing and binding

yard for binding if different from backing

71″ × 91″ batting

Cut from assorted brights: 192 squares 5½″ × 5½″ for appliqué backgrounds

Cut from assorted brights: 100 rectangles 1½″ × 3½″ for pieced outer border

Cut from black:

• 2 strips 2½″ × 80½″ for 2 side inner borders *

• 2 strips 2½″ × 64½″ for top and bottom inner borders *

* Cut 8 strips 2½″ × fabric width, piece the strips end to end (see Borders, page 6), and cut the border pieces.

1. Use the patterns (patterns are available to print from http://tinyurl.com/10780-patterns) to cut 192 each of pattern pieces 1 through 4. Note: The pattern pieces include the seam allowance for the outer edges of the block. Pieces 1–3 extend under Piece 4.

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Medium 9781607054412

Broken Glass

Kim Schaefer C&T Publishing ePub

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