This pattern offers two different construction options.
Option 1 is a 60” x 60” quilt with a 36” x 36” center panel featuring a machine appliquéd zebra.
Option 2 is a 20” finished pillow featuring a 18” x 18” machine appliquéd zebra.
Supplies For Quilt: 16 Fat Quarters for Dresden Blades - This quilt is perfect for a Fat Quarter Pack! You will make 8 half dresden plates, each of these plates will be made from 2 different prints of fabric.
If you wish for each of your half dresden plates to be different, purchase 16 fat quarters, each in a different print.
1 Fat Quarter of Fabric for Corner Triangle Blocks
1 Fat Quarter of fabric for backing of the Dresden Plate Center Half Circles (this fabric won’t show, any light colored fabric will do, this would a perfect place to use up some scraps!)
1 Yard Fabric for Border around Zebra.
1 3/4 Yards of Fabric for Background of Half Dresden Plate Blocks.
1 1/4 yards of fabric for Zebra 1 1/4 yards of fabric for Zebra Background
3-5 Fat Quarters of fabric for flowers and leaves or glasses on Zebra
For Binding: 5/8 Yard Fabric
For Backing: 4 Yards Fabric
Notions for Zebra Appliqué: 2 yards of Heat N Bond Feather-lite
Thread matching Zebra fabric
1 EZ Dresden Ruler (8” size)
Thread for Appliqué of Dresden Plates Glue Stick
Supplies For Pillow:
3/4 yard Fabric for Background
3/4 yard Fabric for Pillow Back
3/4 yard Fabric for Zebra Appliqué
1 yard Heat N Bond Feather Lite
3/4 yard 20” wide Shape Flex Interfacing Thread to match zebra fabric
2 1/2 yards pom pom trim
20” Pillow Form