Rag Fleece Throw

SUPPLIES:

7 Fleece Cuts (1/3) Yard of each
Sharp Sewing Scissors
Sewing Machine
Ruler
Basic Sewing Supplies

DIRECTIONS:  

Cutting: Cut all fleece into 12" squares.

Note: You should be able to get 5 squares from each fleece cut for a total of 35.

Assembly:
1) Before sewing, arrange squares into 7 rows of 5 squares. You can design a scrappy look or a geometric design.

2) Sew the rows (5 blocks) together using a ONE INCH seam allowance.

3) Sew the 7 rows together using ONE INCH seam allowances. Tape or pin seam allowances open when sewing rows together.

4) Stitch around the outside of the quilt using a ONE INCH seam allowance.

5) Tape or pin seam allowances open when sewing rows together. Using sharp scissors, clip into all seam allowances and around the outside edge approximately every 1/2". Be careful...do not cut through the stitching!

6) Wash and dry by machine at medium heat to fluff and separate clippings.

For a Baby Throw:
Use 4 fleece cuts, sewing 16 squares (4 rows of 4 squares).
Follow instructions above

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