Class Requirements for Lesley's Mat Bag

Bag for Quilting Kit


-This bag will hold a mat (up to 25”x19”) plus a 24” ruler, rotary cutter and your sewing project.


Please bring to the class:-


2 nickel packs – this gives you a total of 40  5” squares ready cut

                OR you can rotary cut  40  5” squares from your stash

                         - must be cotton fabric

Borders – 40cm

Lining and handles – 1 metre –this can be the same as the border

Binding – ½ metre   - to sew the bag together and the edges

Wadding – 1 metre of dream green (60” wide)

                          Minimum 40” x 45”

Thread for piecing – neutral colour

Thread for quilting – to tone with the outside of the bag



Sewing machine in good working order – plus all leads and attachments, manual etc

Walking foot for the machine – this helps with the quilting.

Rotary cutting mat, ruler and cutter (sharp blade)

Sewing kit – scissors, pins, needles etc

Notebook and pen

Propelling pencil

Fabric marking pen – may be useful




This is a day class so bring your lunch or buy from the many shops in the street. Drinks will be provided – tea, coffee and water.




I look forward to meeting you on the day.

Any queries – please ring the shop 0208 941 7075


                                                           -----Lesley Owens 01/14