QUILT RANCH, blog de patchwork country en AlsaceCluck Cluck SewBaby Lattice QuiltHi, I’m Amy Smart and I like to share my quilting adventures at my blog Diary of a Quilter. I’m excited to share a tutorial for a sweet little baby quilt using a couple of Charm Packs and a contrasting sashing fabric. 2 Charm Packs (or 1 Charm Pack + a Fat Quarter) 1 yard sashing fabric (corrected) 1½ yards backing fabric 3/8 yard binding Collect (50) 5″ squares from either 2 Charm Packs or a Charm Pack + (8) 5″ squares from a coordinating Fat Quarter or two. From Binding Fabric cut: (4) 2 ½” x wof (width of fabric) fabric strips (or 180″ of continuous bias binding) From Sashing Fabric cut: (2) 5″ x wof (width of fabric) strips (1) 7 ½” x wof strip (10) 1 ½” x wof strips From one of the 5″ x wof strips, cut (2) 4 1/8” squares. From remaining 5″ strips cut (40) 1½” x 5″ pieces Subcut 7½” strip into (5) 7½”squares. Assembly Start assembling rows diagonally with a side-setting triangle at the beginning and end of each row. Rows 2-9 will have a 5″ x 1½” sashing strip between the squares.
ps i quiltButterfly CoutureDiary of a Quilter - a quilt blogSearch results for easy triangle methodI'm so excited to show you a brand new product that I have designed just for you! It's a seam guide that you adhere (temporarily of course) to your sewing machine bed. Introducing the I designed it and… produced it for me…and you! I've been waiting a long time for them to be ready and I'm so happy that they are finally here and that I can share them with you on this weeks Farm Girl Friday:) This is only one of the colors available... It comes in these 4 happy colors to match your mood or each of your machines:) Personally I plan on keeping one with all of my machines and in my sewing bag so that I am never without one. Each one comes with 4 of the 1" round Stick-it's… which are removable double side tape dots. So now I'm going to explain why and how to use my while I'm showing you the 3 easy steps to set it up! I have put the steps directly onto my seam guide for you. First step is placing the needle into the dot. This step is to ensure that the center line on the Seams Sew Easy lines up perfectly with the needle. See? xx