By Nancy Bubel
Braided rugs are like relations quilts – each one strip of fabric comes from a cast-off garment and tells a narrative all its personal. Piecing the rug jointly is an act of weaving relations thoughts right into a beneficial heirloom you'll treasure perpetually. Nancy Bubel covers each step of the straightforward method, from making plans the appropriate measurement, form, and colour scheme to slicing your textile strips, braiding them jointly, and completing off your rug.
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9. Secure the ribbon bookmark to the exterior cover of the journal with an ¹⁄8 ˝ seam—make sure the right side of the ribbon is facing down and centered at the top of the spine. 10. Prepare the double-fold binding as for a quilt. ) Sew the binding around the perimeter of the front of the journal cover. 11. Hand stitch the binding on the inside. 12. Slip the composition book into the cover. FEBRUARY—Sealed with a Kiss 31 m arc h St. Patrick’s Day Hat PIECED BY Angela Pingel FINISHED SIZE of paper-pieced block: 12˝ × 12˝ March 17 is St Patrick’s Day, when people all over the world come together to drink, eat, and take part in parades.
3. Remove the foundation. Layer the lining, batting, and pillow top. Baste and quilt as desired. 56 Playful Little Paper-Pieced Projects 3. Stuff with the pillow form. JUNE—Vintage Camping Lantern 57 july Vintage Porch Chair FINISHED SIZE of paper-pieced block (includes blue background): 12˝ × 12˝ PIECED BY Penny Layman Summer has settled in for the Northern Hemisphere. The days are long and warm, and the nights are short and sticky. It is the best time of year to pull up a porch chair, open a bottle of your favorite drink, and take life easy!
9. Sew the 3˝ × 40˝ strips to both sides of the buckle using a 1/2˝ seam allowance. 36 Playful Little Paper-Pieced Projects 10. Match the center of the buckle strip with long sash into place, over the turned-under edge the center of the long sashing strip. Sew the of the buckle strip. long sashing strips to the top of the buckle strip, Apply adhesive strip to turned-under edge. right sides together, using a 1/2˝ seam allowance. Remove the foundation. 11. Match the center of the buckle strip with the center of the apron.
Braiding Rugs (Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-03) by Nancy Bubel