The Holly Wreath

The Holly Wreath image



Briefly: Applique Holly Wreath quilt pattern. This easy to make Christmas wreath can be made in no time at all with our detailed pattern instructions and photos to guide you.
Designer: Ruth Blanchet
Finished Size: 27 1/2" x 27 1/2"

Add Christmas balls and berries with a beautiful plaid ribbon, creating a typical red and green Christmas.

Background: 7/8 yd [.8 m] (light)
First Border: 3/8 yd [.35 m] (green)
At least SIX different green fabrics: Fat Eighth of each green (leaves)
ONE fat quarter of dark green (background of wreath)
ONE fat quarter of red  (ribbon & balls)
Assorted red scraps (berries)
1yd [1 m] light weight fusible webbing
1/2yd [.5 m] stabilizer (either tear-away or iron-on)
Cotton or cotton-blend Batting: 7/8yd [3/4 m]
Backing fabric: 7/8yd [3/4 m]
Binding fabric: 1/4 yd [1/4 m]
Thread for quilting
Machine embroidery threads: shades of red & green plus white and gold for plaid stitching
Quilting pencil or removable marking pen 
Sewing machine and accessories
Teflon Sheet, parchment paper or baking paper
Light box maybe useful
Red and Crystal rhinestones (optional)