Perfect for beginners. Make this hand sewn quilt with it's simple and striking style. Learn finger press applique and quilting as you go methods for a hand made heirloom quilt. The example in the photo is a smaller sample of the pattern.
Flora Bella Finger Press Applique
Graphite pencil for tracing templates and chalk marking pencil or soluble fabric marker.
Ruler for spacing applique
Pins or basting thread– bargain buy will be discarded after quilting
Embroidery needles and hand sewing needles.
Embroidery floss for quilting and embellishments blending and contrasting colours at least 6-8 bundles
Wadding 90” wide , buy 1.75
Flower blocks 1.5 mtrs
Leaves block 2 mtrs Total 3.5 meters
Backing 3.5 meters
Choose 3 or 4 coordinating colours try to avoid strong directional or large geometrical prints. A mixture of light medium and dark small print , maybe choose a busy print to draw the eye then plain prints to match or coordinate.
Flowers 1 mtr, Large leaves 1.5 mtrs, Small leaves .5 mtrs Centres .25 or fat quarter for each leaves and flowers
Binding .5 meters