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Jungle Babies Quilt
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Jungle Babies Quilt

Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores
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Description
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
  • One Jungle Babies Book panel
  • 2 1/2 yds Jungle Babies bumper & border fabric
  • 1 yd fabric for inner border and binding
  • 2 yds fabric for outer borders
  • 3 yds backing fabric
  • 48"x54" batting
  • Two sheets plastic template
  • Basic sewing supplies
  • Sewing machine
  • Iron & ironing surface
DIRECTIONS: 1/2" seam allowances. RS = Right sides WS = Wrong sides

1. From plastic template: Cut 8 1/2"x16 3/4" , 8"x 8 3/4" & 8 1/2"x8 3/4" templates. Mark center of each template.

2. Use 8 1/2"x16 3/4" template, center & cut double-page 5 & 6 from book panel. Use 8 1/2"x8 3/4" template, center & cut front & back covers. Use 8"x 8 3/4" template, cut numbered pages.

3. From the Jungle Babies Bumper fabric, cut two 5"x34 3/4" mixed animal sections. Set aside.

4. Cut tiger stripe borders from bumper fabric. Remove selvedge from 1 section, leaving 1 1/4" strip.
From other sections cut three 1 1/4" strips x length of yardage. From these strips, cut two 16 1/2" strips, four 8 1/2" strips, sixteen 8" strips & fourteen 8 3/4" strips.

5. RS together, sew 16 1/2" strips to top & bottom of double-page. Sew 8 1/2" strips to top & bottom of front & back cover. Sew 8" strips to top & bottom of remaining pages. Press seams toward sashing strips.

6. Refer to photo. Sew remaining 8 3/4" strips to page sides. Rows 1 & 3 have five 34 3/4" vertical sashing strips. Middle row has 4.

7. Alternate & sew mixed animal sections to page rows.

8. Measure pieced unit across center side-to-side. Cut two strips 1 1/4" wide x that measurement from inner border

fabric. Sew to top & bottom of pieced unit. Measure quilt across center, top to bottom. Cut two 1 1/4" strips to that measurement. Stitch to sides. Press seams toward inner border.

9. Measure for outer borders as before for the top and bottom. Cut two 5" strips to that measurement. Stitch to top and bottom; press. Repeat for side borders.

10. Piece backing fabric. Layer quilt top, batting and backing. Quilt as desired.

11. Cut five 2 1/2" strips across width of binding fabric. Sew short ends together. Press, WS together & raw edges even. With raw edges even, stitch binding to right side of quilt sandwich, mitering the corners. Turn and whip stitch binding to back of quilt.
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