DIY PATTERN: A Quilter's Necessary sewing pattern

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Preparation takes 1-2 business days
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Made in Suffolk, Virginia

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This listing is for a paper pattern for making A Quilter's Necessary - not the physical item. This is a do it yourself pattern!

A Quilter’s “Necessary”

The Quilter’s Necessary pattern is for making an accessory trifold wallet designed for quilters. Loaded with pockets to carry your “necessary” supplies, it’s a wonderful organizer for quilters on the go. Personalize your “Necessary” by adding some of the foundation pieced designs included in this pattern. Other foundation patterns available from A Very Special Collection.

Sizes of completed Necessary:
Original size: Open: 9" x 20" Closed: 9" x 6 1/2" (approximately, it depends on what's inside). Designed to hold scissors, pins, needles, 5" x 8" rotary mat, rotary cutter, small rulers (1" x 6", 4" x 4" or 4" x 8"), thimble seam ripper, etc. Pockets include room for all sorts of stitching items, and include a scissors pocket/pincushion and a needle book with felt pages. A ribbon (or 2) holds a few spools of thread stable.

Expanded size: Open: 10" x 20" Closed: 10" x 6 1/2" - this is expanded to fit a 5 7/8" x 8 7/8" cutting mat along with tools listed above.

Mini: 5" x 7 1/2" open, closed it's 5" x 3 3/4". This one holds thimble, small scissors, one spool of thread, pins and needles. Just the basics needed for stitching a handwork project on the go!

You will need the following supplies to make the finished product:

Original and Expanded sizes –
½ yard fabric for outside and pockets
¼ yard (fat quarter) for binding
1/3 yard fabric for inside and pockets
misc. fabric scraps for smaller pockets
¼ yard fusible light weight Interfacing
2 yards 1/8” wide ribbon
1 square of felt
1/3 yard cotton batting
snap, hook or buttons for closures
Mini Version-
½ yard fabric for outside and pockets
¼ yard (fat quarter) for binding and pockets
misc. fabric scraps for smaller pockets
¾ yard of 1/8” wide ribbon
small piece of cotton batting
button for closure

Average review
Shipped and arrived on time. great pattern. I like that I can change things a little to fit with what I bring to a class, etc. Very east and forgiving. Makes a great gift for a sewing buddy, or a secret sister.
Feb 27, 2018 by auntyemnh
Well packaged, fast shipping, would recommend to anyone!
Sep 10, 2014 by Kaagee
great pattern, can't wait to make myself one!
Feb 8, 2014 by Kaitydid Heirlooms

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