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Class Requirements for Lesley 5" Squares and Sashing Quilt Summer 2016

SQUARES and SASHINGS

57” QUILT

Groups of squares are separated by sashing strips with cornerstones between

(small squares).  Good scrap quilt.

 

Please bring to the class:-

 

FABRICS:-

5” squares – 5 nickel packs – (ready cuts) OR 100 cut from your stash

Cornerstones – 1 fat quarter OR 36  2 ½” squares cut from your stash

Sashings  -  1 metre  -  mottled or plain, Cream is good for a scrap quilt

Wadding – 60” square

Backing   -  61” square – can be pieced to add more interest.

Binding  - ½ metre

 

THREAD:-

Neutral for piecing

 

EQUIPMENT:_

Sewing machine in good working order – with all leads, attachments and manual.

Rotary cutting mat, long ruler and sharp cutter.

Sewing kit – scissors, pins etc

Notebook and pen

 

This quilt is planned with 5” squares. We can make it larger – please bring more squares and sashing fabric.

You can change the size of the squares – my sample uses 4 ½” squares (what I had to use up) We can adjust the sashings and cornerstones to suit.

Please do not purchase backing and wadding if you want to make size changes.

  

Looking forward to seeing you on the day – drinks provided but don’t forget your lunch.  There are many food outlets in the street where you can treat yourself.

 

Any queries – please contact the shop – 0208 941 7075

  

-          Lesley Owens -  March 2016