Tuesday, October 20, 2020


An AQS Christmas Countdown begins tomorrow!
October 21, 2020

Tami Edinger Pfeil of BEHG Designs
has some adorable floor rug patterns
for you and there's a sew-along!

Patterns are free with the purchase
of a canvas rug kit at HANDBEGH Designs

Tami has fabulous quilt, rug, garland,
felted project patterns for you...
just click here!

Don't go yet...I am gonna show
you what I made using her pattern "Gift Wrapped"

Tami asked me to review the pattern for
"Gift Wrapped"

I asked if I could show the versatility of her pattern
 by making a table runner and using quilters cottons.
Then THIS happened.

I cut all the applique pieces and
used Steam a Seam 2 Lite
to iron them to a tone on tone white background.

I had some red and green polkadot fabric
in my stash, added solid white
to make a pieced backing.

The applique technique is a raw edge.
I used black thread to outline each appliqué
piece, three times.

I machine quilted the table runner on my
Bernina 740 with a long wavy line.
I love the dual feed feet that my machine offers.

The finished runner measures 17 1/2 x 80"

Waaay to big for my patio table
but will be great for a larger dining room table.

I made the binding white solid
so the presents "float" in the design.

I think this turned out sew cute!
But as Tami always says...
use her slub canvas to make a floor rug
and think outside the quilting box

Click here to be directed to the AQS FB group.

Tami's patterns go LIVE on October 21st
Don't miss the fun!


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