By Brioni Greenberg
Create lovely sleek quilts and quilted initiatives from jelly rolls, layer truffles and different pre-cuts textile bundles. that includes 25 small and big tasks, every one made of pre-cut bundles of material, together with complete sized mattress quilts, luggage and desk runners. Be encouraged via superb modern duvet designs utilizing the main intriguing cloth traces, and fritter away the leftovers to make speedy and simple small quilted initiatives.
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Dotted lines are mountain folds; dashed lines are valley folds (see the “Mountain and Valley Folds” box in Chapter 1). • Shaded (gray) areas show where to glue on tabs or guide bases. • Tabs on the shaft, rods, and guides should be cut apart but not folded. After the piece is rolled or folded into shape, glued shut, and inserted into its base, the tabs get folded out like the petals on a daisy and glued to the base. • The side of a square shaft or rod marked “Diagonal Flap” gets folded first.