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Create an intricate two-colour appliqué and foundation-pieced quilt with Katrina Hadjimichael’s pattern for her award-winning Winchester quilt.
You only need two fabrics for the whole quilt
Instructions are for machine-stitched raw-edge fusible appliqué, but you can adapt the pattern to suit your preferred appliqué method
Step-by-step instructions and diagrams included, taking you through tracing your appliqué shapes from the pattern sheet to cutting your fabrics, appliqué, foundation piecing, quilt assembly and finishing your quilt
Ideal project for more advanced quilters with appliqué experience
Chapter 1: Meet Katrina Hadjimichael (5 mins)
Meet award-winning quilter, Katrina Hadjimichael, as she discusses her quiltmaking journey, from designing her quilts to teaching and hosting quilting tours around the world and take a look at her award-winning quilt, Winchester.
Chapter 2: Pattern sheet and preparing the appliqué (16 mins)
Katrina will show you how to create your master pattern for your appliqué placement and then make your appliqué shapes using fusible web, cut your design out of your fabrics and then fuse it onto your background.
Chapter 3: Machine appliqué (16 mins)
Use your sewing machine’s blanket stitch to appliqué your fabric pieces down, creating the look of hand sewing. Katrina also shares her advice on creating a stitching sample to test out your machine’s stitching to find the right stitch size for your appliqué pieces.
Chapter 4: foundation piece the dogtooth border (18 mins)
Finish your intricate quilt with a classic dogtooth border. Katrina shows you how to use foundation piecing to create the boarder, which looks harder than it is.
Chapter 5: Show and tell with Katrina (8 mins)
Katrina shows you a variety of her other quilts, including some of the quilts she has created as part of her Jane Austen-inspired quilt collection.