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Sue's Foundation Pieced Christmas Placemats requirements

Christmas placemats

 

Fabric requirements for one placemat

 

1 fat quarter each of fabric for:             background

                                                                        tree

                                                                        house walls and chimney

                                                                        border

                                                                        backing

Scraps for:                                                    roof

                                                                        door

                                                                        window

                                                                        tree trunks

 

Fabric requirements for a set of 4 placemats

 

2 fat quarters (or 0.5m) for each of:                background

                                                                                    backing

                                                                                    border

0.5 m             for binding (easier to cut in longer lengths)

1 fat quarter each for                                           tree

                                                                                    house walls and chimney

Scraps for                                                                 roof

                                                                                    windows

                                                                                    tree trunks

 

Piecer's Dream foundation paper - packet of 10 (available from Creative Quilting)

Pencil and sharpener

Add a Quarter ruler

Rotary cutter and ruler

A piece of cardboard e.g. an old Christmas or birthday card

Neutral thread

Basic sewing kit (thread snips, unpicker, pins, etc)

Sewing Machine with all bits and pieces