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10 colour and 101 black and white A4 pages.
Finished quilt size: Approximately 160 cm (63”) square.
Requirements to make the complete quilt
Please note: You may need to add some small pieces from your stash to add variety for the applique as you go along, also sufficient fabric has been allowed for pre-washing.
Background fabric: (Blocks, borders and quilt as you go joining strips)
110 cm (42”) wide fabric: 4.5 m (5 yards)
147 cm (58”) wide fabric: 3.25 m (3 ¾ yards)
We recommend using a medium size non directional print that is a similar colour to your top fabric, this will mean less tension problems as you can use the same colour thread top and bottom when quilting, also a patterned backing will hide any tension issues.
110 cm (42”) wide fabric: 3.75 m (4 ¼ yards)
147 cm (58”) wide fabric: 2.5 m (3 yards)
Extra wide backing fabric, 280 cm (110”) wide: 1.75 m: (2 ¼ yards)
Cotton batting with a scrim
Low Loft, 240 cm (94”) wide: 1.65 m (2 yards)
A fat quarter or 25 cm (1/4 yard) of 10 different coloured fabrics, we are using batiks otherwise choose small prints and mottled fabrics. Colour suggestions are:
Light pink Medium Pink
Light purple Medium purple
Light Aqua Medium Aqua
Light green Medium green
Medium blue Medium yellow
A fat 1/8” (25 cm x 55 cm) of the following 9 fabrics:
Quilt binding: 60 cm (3/4). We used the same as our background fabric, add this amount to the above if you would like to do the same.
90 cm (1yard) wide: 2 m (2 ¼) yards
30 cm (12”) wide: 5.5 m (6 yards)
OR 24 x printer friendly A4 (letter size) fusible web sheets.