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Joy Christmas Banner

Joy Christmas Banner

  • Briefly: Joy Christmas banner - patchwork banner to hang or as a table runner. Potholders included too. Read more
  • Type: Download Pattern
  • Designer: Anita Eaton
  • Finished size: Multiple Sizes
  • Skill Level: Confident
  • Techniques

    Patchwork

    Supplies Needed for This Design

    • Background: 1/3 yd for banners or 12" square per pot holder
    • Letters: 3 Fat Eighths of different colors
    • Gold for flames: TWO 2" squares
    • Bow for Wreath: 3" x 6" piece for bow or use a bow made of ribbon
    • Border: 1/3 yard (not required for pot holders)
    • Batting: a low loft batting is recommended for banners: 16" x 30" for square-ended banners OR 16" x 36" for pointed-end banner
    • Heat-resistant batting is recommended for pot holders: 10" square for each
    • Backing: 1/2 yard or 10" square for each pot holder
    • Hanging Sleeve: vertical 4" x 14", horizontal 4" x 28" (not required for pot holders)
    • Binding: 1/4 yard or 40" of made binding for each pot holder
    • Thread for piecing and quilting
    • Sewing machine and accessories
    • General quilting supplies such as rotary cutter, rulers etc

    Optional Embellishments: Embroidery, small jingle bells, fabric paint, beads, ribbons, tassels, braids and other trims may be added to embellish this banner.

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    Question: Where do I find the download I purchased?
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    Question: What if I exceed my download tries?
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  • Tags: Anita Eaton, download, holiday, patchwork, quilt, quilt pattern, table linen

  • Regular price $4.99 USD
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    • Description

    J O Y spells joy and joy is the theme of this Christmas banner. Each letter represents a Christmas theme - you have a choice of two for the letter O. Stocking, ornament, wreath and candle holder. Make this fun Christmas banner or table runner vertically or horizontally, or make individual blocks as pot holders. Add decorative embellishments for added interest if you like.

    For extra tips and quilting ideas for this pattern check out the following blog post on angled seams:
    https://arbeedesigns.com/blogs/news/angled-seams-a-tip-for-sewing-them

    and these two blog posts on quilting (or additional applique):
    https://arbeedesigns.com/blogs/news/quilting-ideas
    https://arbeedesigns.com/blogs/news/add-a-little-applique-or-quilting (includes a free download design)

    Horizontal Banner measures: 12" x 28"

    Pot Holders measure: 8" x 8". Potholders make quick and charming Christmas gifts or hostess gifts for the holiday season. They require small amounts of fabric and can often be made from leftovers from other Holiday sewing projects. Just the thing to add a little Christmas cheer to holiday cooking projects.

    Vertical Banner measures: 12" x 32" (left) or 14" x  34" (right)