If the hustle and bustle of the holidays gets to be a bit much and you long for a private retreat – look no further. We have just the project for you! Put on your favorite PJs, curl up in the comfort of your own home, full of peace and quiet, and stitch the hours away. This project not only offers a stunning end result, but the quick progress keeps you enthusiastic and moving right along!
An AQS exclusive! Make an extraordinary masterpiece with the laser-cut Jacobean Arbor quilt kit for machine appliqué, a Patricia Campbell design. Her original award winning hand appliqué has been adapted by Anna’s Awesome Applique Designs for machine embroidery appliqué in convenient laser cut shapes. Each of the intricate pieces is digitally cut to perfection on Jinny Beyer’s colorful Malam batiks, pre-fused and ready to place on the solid black background. Detailed instructions include precise layout diagrams with alignment crosshairs. Finish with your favorite stitches, adding embroidery embellishment if desired. Included in this kit are: detailed instructions, nine blocks, the border (a set of four units), and 7¾ yards of background fabric. Finished size is approximately 76″ x 76″.
Everything you need to get started is included AND the the whole project can be completed in a few simple steps.
First, label your pre-cut pieces. All the diagrams are provided!
Snip out the pieces. They are pre-cut with little tabs holding them in place so they don’t get lost. Fine scissors make this quick work.
Make a layout diagram by tracing the provided layout diagrams onto clear plastic.
Layout the pieces.
Press to fuse in place.
Now you are ready to stitch down the pieces. Grab your embroidry machine for a quick finish!
The Jacobean Arbor CD for embroidery machines is based on hand appliqué designs by Pat Campbell which have been transformed into appliqué. Each block can easily be used as a small project as well as in making the whole quilt. The pattern includes instructions for creating a wallhanging, a pillow, and a full quilt. The Jacobean Arbor design for the embroidery machine is intended for multiple hoopings, conveniently aligned with crosshairs, using sticky stabilizer for each hooping. The pattern includes step by step instructions for aligning and stitching out each part. Quilt finish size: 76″ x 76″. Block finish size: 16″x16″. Stitch Area: 8”x8”, and 8”x10”.
*Embroidery Machine Formats: PES, VP3, EXP, ART, JEF
*ScanNCut or Cameo Formats: SVG, FCM, PDF, JPEG