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By Ellen Luckett Baker

During this follow-up to 1,2,3 stitch, professional seamstress and craft blogger Ellen Luckett Baker bargains her special construction block method of quilting. She provides 24 initiatives in teams of 3, each one crew concentrating on a special form and ability set. Readers grasp the fundamental shapes of quilting; squares, rectangles, triangles, hexagons, cirlces, vegetation, stars and diamonds, and multiply their stitching abilities as they cross. every one bankruptcy begins with anything small and straightforward, then strikes into an intermediate venture and ends with a full-sized cover.

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Press without steam, until the fabric is securely fused to the fleece. Repeat with the outer back piece. fig. B STEP 3: ATTACH THE ZIPPER. See How-To: Install a Zipper in a Lined Bag, (facing page) for instructions. STEP 4: SEW POUCH AND LINING. Open the zipper halfway. Fold the lining pieces together so the right sides are facing, flattening the zipper ends. Fold the outer pieces out of the way. 5-cm opening in the fig. 5-cm opening HOW-TO: INSTALL A ZIPPER IN A LINED BAG These instructions are for installing a zipper in a lined bag, as used in the Pixel Pouch (page 29) and Native Star Duffel Bag (page 138) projects.

Whether you use patterns, solids, or a mix, this is a great project for using up your fabric scraps. Fully lined, this pouch is the perfect size for cosmetics, jewelry, or other accessories, and the size can be easily modified to suit your needs. You can use the grid provided for your layout, or you can create your own design. MATERIALS CUT 20 different fabric scraps, each at least 4 by 4 in/ 10 by 10 cm, of varying shades for pouch front Note: Before cutting, sort through your fabric scraps to choose the colors you will use.

I find that even when I have sewn accurate ΒΌ-in/6-mm seams throughout my piecing, it is still helpful to stop and square up the blocks and trim excess fabric. block (perhaps replacing an outside piece with a wider piece), make a new block, or trim all of your blocks slightly smaller than planned, taking into account how this will affect the finished size of the quilt. If a block is 1/8 in/3 mm too small or less, you may be able to get away with using it, just by making a narrower seam allowance as you sew the block in place.

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