Decide the size and dimensions of bedspreads patchwork squares. Draw a diagram of the covers on the paper, arranging the colors in the order you want. Note that for the bottom layer also need a fabric that you sew to the top. The optimal size of the sides of the patchwork square – 10-15 cm, but depending on the size of the covers you can increase or decrease the flaps at their discretion.
Take two details for each square (of fabric for top and for bottom). The planned size of the squares add 2 cm seam. Add up the parts on each other face inwards, sostrochite on the machine on three sides. Remove and sew on the fourth. Also, treat all squares.
Start to connect the squares seam "over the edge" or a simple machine stitch, pre-SMATV at a distance of 5 mm From the edges.
The technique of patchwork requires long and laborious work, but the result is worth it. A beautiful pattern created solely by you, will make the blanket is especially warm and soft.
Advice 2 : How to sew a patchwork quilt
A quilt is a quilted textile product, the front side of which is sewn from colorful colorful pieces of fabric. Strip for him is more of a batting or batting. This quilt can always be found on sale, but it's so much nicer to sew with his own hands.
You will need
- - Cotton fabric;
- - backing cloth;
- - sintepon;
- - mercerized thread;
- - a sewing machine.
Basis blankets are often section of the flap, sewn to the same pattern. When starting to sew, sketch. Experiment with color combinations within the same partition. Draw at the cellular sheet a few arrangements of colored intervals. Choose a color combination that was most successful.
Choosing the fabric is according to his plan, cutting 288 square patches of size 8X8 cm Fold in two pieces right sides together and, leaving 0.5 cm on allowances, prostrochite. Smoothen the seams to one side.
Cotroceni pairs of flaps connect with other couples so as to obtain blocks of four. Before you lay the lines, however, the Central seams, pin or baste, aligning the edge of the allowances. Make a 72 block.
Lay the blocks right sides and sostrochite rows of eight blocks. Allowances of seams zautyuzhte on the right. Then prepare in the same way the second row, but allowances aim to the left. All nine series connect together, folding them right sides and combining stitches. Suturemate allowances in different directions. Sostrochite the finished rows together.
Tutuila lining. Lay it on a flat, clean surface face down. On top of the lining, lay the batting or batting. Straighten all the bumps and folds. Patchwork top place on top of batting. All three layers are carefully spread.
Starting from the middle, sweeps or how the pins all the layers. Pins and stitches should be directed to the edges of the blanket, and the distance between them to be about 20 cm.
In the center of the curtain, in the place where converge the four Central piece, follow the first stitch of the screed. To do this, take the needle with mercerized thread and pierce through all the layers. Withdraw the needle in a nearby shred closer to the first rental. Extending the thread up, leave a tip length of 5 cm in the place where the needle went in first time. Make another stitch, pull the thread, leaving a five centimeter stem, cut off the excess. Thread tie square knot, pulling the layers of blankets. So pull all the points at which converge the four small shred.
Advice 3 : How to sew a quilted bedspread
Cute and cozy quilted blanket - the attribute of country style and shabby chic. It is decorated with embroidery or applique, and sew style patchwork (patchwork). Such a blanket will decorate your bedroom and keep you warm on cooler evenings. Quilted bedspreads have a smooth surface, and subtle quilting makes it a work of art. Perform them from different fabrics for example silk or satin. However, if you sew a quilted bedspread for the first time, pick a thick cotton fabric.
You will need
- cotton fabric, polyester batting or thin wadding, needles, thread, matching fabric, sewing machine.
Quilted bedspread consists of three layers. For the top and bottom side, you can use different fabrics. Most importantly, they match in texture and color. The upper part is made of one piece of fabric, or stitch the separate pieces. Check the pre-fade if the fabric and gives it shrinkage, pre-wash it.
If you want to make the upper part of the style pachwork, prepare a patchwork pattern. Sew them first into strips and then sew these strips together. The blocks should be carefully customized for size, otherwise the fabric will start to pucker, then your blanket will turn out rough.
Take the gasket and the bottom part is a little larger than than the upper part. Because when you stitch, they will shrink. As the packing use polyester batting or thin wadding.
Wegrow all three layers of blankets, put them together in this order: first the bottom, then the gasket, then the top. In order that the layers are not shifted when you stitch, make the basting. Find the center of the bedspread and how the middle of the safety pins, and then how many pins the layers of blankets from the middle to the edges.
You can protegat blanket manually, or you can use for this purpose a sewing machine. The machine will turn faster. But in this case you will need to put it on a big table and frame near chairs as the area of the product is quite large and the whip would be rather difficult. Many modern sewing machines have a special presser foot, designed for quilting fabrics. This foot provides simultaneous upper and lower flow of the fabric.
Stitch is made from the middle covers its edges, and the lines run opposite to the smoothing side. After we finish stitch, align the edges of your quilt. To do this, trim them with scissors on the top layer.
And finally, the last stage is processing the edges of the covers. Baste the hem the desired width facing the top side of the veil. Then wrap a border edge, fold it to a larger width and then baste to the bottom of the product. Pristrochite it on the sewing machine. Therefore, treat each edge of the curtain. And that turned out neat corners, fold the fabric at the corners. Your veil is ready!