Techniques: applique, patchwork
Pattern with Charms
Size: 26" x 26"
Skill Level: intermediate
Designed by: Emma McFarland
Take a stroll through the Autumn Breeze. This beautiful scenic fall quilt will decorate any wall nicely with its colors of green, gold and orange. Use scraps to build up the background and applique leaves over top as they swirl around the farmyard barn.
We give you the option to purchase this pattern with ready cut 2 1/2" squares to help build your background into the perfect color wash. Each charm pack includes 30 green squares, 25 blue squares and 8 orange squares. See requirements for full amounts of each.
This easy to make pattern has full sized templates and grids for ease of placing the right colored fabrics in the background. Alternatively, it could be made from 2 1/2" strips instead of squares.
THIRTY-SIX 2 1/2" sqs in shades of grey-blue ranging from very light to medium tones (min 12 fabrics)
FOURTY-TWO 2 1/2" sqs in shades of green ranging from light to dark tones (min 14 fabrics)
EIGHTEEN 2 1/2" sqs in shades of orange ranging from medium light to dark tones (min 10 fabrics)
For pieced border: (see cover photo for help)
ONE 6" x 10" rectangle of very light blue
THREE 2 1/2" x 10" strips of blue, ranging from light to medium
FOUR 2 1/2" x 5 1/2" strips of green, ranging from medium light to dark
ONE 6" x 6" rectangle of dark orange
THREE 2 1/2" by 8" strips of orange, ranging from medium light to medium dark
3/4 yd black fabric (borders and binding)
ELEVEN 6" by 6" rectangles of autumn fabrics for leaves
11" by 5 1/2" tan fabric for barnyard path
Scraps of red, white, black, grey for barn and brown, greens for trees
Approximately 1/2 yd fusible web
Embroidery threads to match applique fabrics
Thread for piecing and quilting
Sewing machine and accessories
General quilting supplies such as rotary cutter, rulers etc
Design Wall would be useful