Decorate your table this Christmas with a magnificent appliquéd table runner that features a host of naïve seasonal appliqué designs. You’ll find fir trees, snowmen, village buildings, a penguin, fox, reindeer and mouse among other surprises. Embellish the runner with embroidery, pom poms and couched felt wool. This spectacular pattern is by Rachel and Sarah Roxburgh.
Full materials list included in the instructions
Detailed step-by-step instructions illustrated with close-up photos take you through each stage of making this project from cutting the fabrics and appliquéing the shapes through to adding the stitched embellishments and finishing
Appliqué shapes are provided on the pattern sheet full-size, ready to trace
Instructions are for needleturn appliqué for the cotton fabric shapes and straight stitch for the felt ones, but they can be readily adapted to suit the appliqué method of your choice
A superb addition to your collection of Christmas decorations and one that is easy to store for the rest of the year
Once the appliqué shapes have been prepared, the hand stitching and the size of the project mean it’s very portable – an excellent choice for working on when you’re away from home