New to patchwork? Know someone who is? Or perhaps looking to extend your skills towards quilt making? Maybe you want to teach your daughter to quilt. Or even run a quilting basics class.
This pattern is an ideal first quilt pattern to try. Oriental Whispers is a perfect beginner tutorial for anyone starting out in patchwork.
Follow along the instructions carefully and you will get a great result and make something you can use or give as a gift – or even sell! You can make things to sell using this pattern without restriction.
The design works well with all colours and fabrics. No difficult piecing. May be pieced in one day and then quilted the next. Also perfect size to practise your beginning free motion quilting skills or simply ditch stitch and then cross-hatch through the corners. Why wait? Now is the time to start and by tomorrow you will have a new quilt.
SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
35in x 46in
RECOMMENDED WITH THIS PATTERN
- 30in fabric for border and binding
- 4 FQs
- 1 2/3yds fabric for backing