Mini Christmas quilt

This is a Christmas mini quilt. The pattern is from a magazine.

Use the detailed embroidery to print and trace.

Star enlarged.

Angel enlarged.

Father Christmas enlarged.

Christmas Joy enlarged.

Add some tabs to make it into a wall hanging.

Elf quilted wallhanging


Fabrics

  • Calico or cream coloured fabric
  • Fabric scraps for border and binding
  • Matching fabric to cover button

Embroidery

  • Stranded cotton in red and acqua

Other

  • 2 self cover buttons

Embroidery stitches used

  • Stem stitch
  • French knots
  • Back stitch

Measurements

Calico fabric: 12 in x 12 in for the embroidery.

Border: 2 x strips of 17 1/2 in x 3.5 in and 2 strips of 12 in x 3.5 in

Binding: a strip of 2.5 in wide fabric. Fold in half before stitching to the quilt sandwich

Free embroidery pattern by all sorts.

Embroidery wall hanging tutorial

Materials

  • White on white fabric for the embroidery squares
  • Stranded cotton in red, light green, gold and pink
  • Fabric scraps for border and sashing
  • Embellishments and ribbon
  • Quilt batting
  • Fabric for the back

Embroidery

Pick any four of the words from my Christmas quilt and draw a few leaves and flowers around the letters as per photos below.

Peace block

Joy block

Love block

Hope block

Trim the embroidery to 4.5inches.

Border

Cut 2 inch stripes of fabric and assemble as per picture below.

Make a quilt sandwich with the top, the batting and the backing fabric and stitch around the inside border only.

Binding

The binding is double folded. Cut 2 stripes of fabric 1.5 inch wide, fold in half and iron. Attach to the wall hanging with mitered corners.made out of one long 1.5 inch stripe folded in half.



Closeup

Embellish with self covered buttons, fabric flowers sequins and the like.

Iron the wall hanging well so that it hangs straight.

Ready to hang on the wall!

Christmas quilted Noel wall hanging

Christmas embroidery wallhanging

Fabrics

  • Calico or cream coloured fabric
  • Fabric scraps for border and binding
  • Matching fabric to cover button

Embroidery

  • Stranded cotton in red bright red, bright green and gold

Other

  • 2 self cover buttons

Embroidery stitches used

  • Stem stitch
  • Short and long stitches for hat
  • French knots
  • Back stitch

Measurements

Calico fabric: 11 in x 11 in for the embroidery.

Border: 2 x strips of 17 1/2 in x 3.5 in and 2 strips of 11.5 in x 3.5 in

Binding: a strip of 2.5 in wide fabric. Fold in half before stitching to the quilt sandwich

Download the free pattern by Annie Oakleaves or buy the whole collection.
Christmas embroidery wallhanging

Back of disappearing nine patch quilt

Finished size  41 3/4 inch x 56 1/2 inch approximately.

Block type

Disappearing 9-patch block. This is how you make it:

Quilt top

Made with Hunky Dory for Moda charm squares.

Instructions to make the top: “Disappearing nine patch quilt tutorial”.

Back of quilt

The back of the quilt uses

  • fabric scraps for the squares: 15 x 2.5 inch squares
  • sashing for the squares is cut at 1.5 inch wide
  • The yellow and light green fabric is from the Lulu Collection by Anna Griffin
    • cut one 16.5 inch x 41 3/4 inch rectangle
    • cut one 5 3/4 inch x 41 3/4 rectangle
  • The light blue and pale yellow fabric is Urban Garden by Erin NcMorris
    • cut one 26 1/2 inch x 41 3/4 inch rectangle

TeresaDownUnder

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