Merry Christmas, Y’all. I just love working with the mini charm packs, don’t you? You can purchase a complete kit for this project from Red Rooster Quilts. Click here to order. Enjoy this mini charm quilt.
2 – Honky Tonk Mini Charm Packs
Background: 1/4 yard Moda Bella Solid Snow #9900 11
inner border: 1/4 Moda Marble
border: 1/3 yard Honky Tonk #37087 12
binding: 1/4 yard Honky Tonk #37083 17
backing: 3/4 yard
batting: 25″ x 28″
3 1/2″ square ruler
From the background fabric cut 3 – 2 1/2″ strips. Cut 30 – 1 1/4″ x 2 1/2″. Cut 30 – 2 1/2″ squares.
From the 2 1/2″ squares of background fabric and from one mini charm pack, cut 30 squares in half on the diagonal like this:
From one mini charm pack, cut 30 squares in half to make two rectangles 1 1/4″ x 2 1/2″ like this:
Using one background and one print of 1 1/4″ x 2 1/2″ rectangles, sew together like this:
Sew the other print rectangle on like this:
From matching print fabric, sew triangle on one end like this:
Sew other matching print triangle on other end like this:
Trim off tails:
Add one background triangle like this:
Then sew on the other background triangle on the opposite side. Trim to 3 1/2″ square.
Layout blocks in 6 rows with 5 blocks each. Sew blocks together into rows. Sew rows together.
Inner Border: Cut 2 strips 1 1/2″ wide. Sew inner border on to sides first then top and bottom.
Outer Border: Cut 3 strips 3 1/2″ wide Sew inner border on to sides first then top and bottom.
Layer with backing and binding. Quilt as desired.
Binding: Cut 3 – 2 1/4″ strips. Sew on binding with desired method.
1 mini charm quilt approximately 23″ x 26″.
Look what you can make if you change the color placement. How about this cute arrow with some hearts for Valentine’s Day?
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