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With the Denim Circle Rag Quilt pattern you can make a “faux cathedral windows” quilt entirely from Recycled Denim Jeans!
*Why “faux”? This quilt has the appearance of cathedral windows but does not use this technique.
This quilt uses a simple construction method and it is "quilt as you go" so after you’ve sewn the last stitch, you’re done! No sending this quilt off to the quilter!
-Makes the PERFECT memory quilt.
-Keep your college bound son/daughter close with a quilt made from their jeans.
-Combine the whole families’ jeans and make a “traveling quilt”. (I know someone who did this!)
-Welcome a new baby with a play mat made from his/her’s parents jeans.
-PERFECT stadium or picnic quilt!
*I HIGHLY recommend using 100% cotton jeans. Cotton frays much better than stretch jeans!
This pattern includes information for making the following sizes: Baby, Lap, Twin, Double, Queen and King.
Materials required: (for lap size/ shown in photos)
1. Denim Jeans: 8-10 pairs
2. Fabric: (Choose one of the following):
-Fat Quarters: 9-10
-5″ Squares: 120
3. 1 1/3 yd batting
4. Denim Needles
5. Quilting Rulers
6. Spray Starch
7. OLFA Circle Cutter or Template Plastic (for tracing and cutting out circles)
8. Basic Sewing Supplies: pins, scissors, rotary cutter and mat, thread, iron
OPTIONAL but recommended:
1. walking foot
2. quilting gloves
3. wooden pressing bar
4. spring loaded scissors
Pattern written and designed by: Heather Banks, www.inventivedenim.com