Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Fall table runner

I have another table runner to show, which I made with Accuquilt dies!

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I made this with the 10” QUBE and companion angles set

and the new Spring medley die (where I just used the basket)

and the fall medley die (where I used the acorn)

I used approx.

½ yard dark brown print fabric

½ yard medium brown fabric

⅛ yard light brown fabric

⅜ yard white fabric

Scraps for the acorns and fabric for binding and backing (¼ yard for binding and ½ yard for backing) and steam a seam lite2


Here’s what I cut out

1 of shape 1 with dark brown print

(4) of shape 2 of light brown

(8) of shape 4 of medium brown

(8) of shape 5 of both the dark brown print and light brown

(2) of shape 6 of white

(4) of shape 8 of white

(8) of shape 16 of white

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Then I sewed together the uneven nine patch

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And started on the mosaic blocks (2) by sewing #5 dark brown triangles to center #6 white squares and #5 light brown triangles to white trapezoids

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Then added #4 brown triangles

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and soon the 2 mosaic and 1 uneven nine patch blocks where done

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Then I prepped scraps of brown with steam a seam lite2 and cut out 1 basket from the spring medley die

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and two sets of acorns from the fall medley die

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and I ironed them onto the uneven nine patch (yeah it’s a tiny basket that can only fit one or two acorns! but it looks cute!!)

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and I applique stitched around the shapes

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then sewed the blocks together

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and then added a 1 1/2” border and 2 1/2” outer border

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I meandered all over in a light brown thread

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The table runner measures 16” x 36”