A Handmade Holiday 2013 — Patchwork Doll Quilt


Are you gifting a baby doll to one of your wee ones this holiday season? If so, this Patchwork Doll Quilt by Karin Jordan of Leigh Laurel Studios would make an excellent companion. You could even adjust the pattern to make a throw-sized version so that your little darling has one to match! This project comes together quickly and is excellent for all levels, beginners on up! What fabrics would you use?


Patchwork Doll Quilt
This is a great project for a beginning quilter with basic quilt-making skills. Finished size is 16” x 24”. The quilt is just perfect for tucking in a favorite doll at bedtime. Grab the full project here.

Materials List
— 1 Fat Quarter Each of 5 Coordinating Cotton fabrics
— 1 Fat Quarter for Binding
— 1/2 yard for Backing
— 1 Crib-Sized Package of Pellon® Nature’s Touch® Natural Cotton Batting
— Cotton Quilting Thread 50 wt
— Cotton Thread
— Embroidery Thread in Complimentary Color

HINT: You can grab your batting online at Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft store at your local quilt shop!

Tools List
— Sewing Machine & Related Supplies
— Rotary Cutter & Related Supplies



For a free downloadable pdf of this pattern, visit the project page here. We’d love to see what you make, so be sure to post a photo on our Facebook page OR share with our ‘Made with Pellon®‘ flickr group!


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karinjordanKarin Jordan blogs at Leigh Laurel Studios. She grew up under her architect father’s drafting table, making mini models out of the cardboard scraps that fell to the floor. At age ten she purchased her first sewing machine from a neighbor who taught her sewing basics. A former magazine editor and antique American folk art gallery director, she now loves being a blogging, stay-at-home-mom. She regularly draws upon her degree in art history for inspiration for her sewing, embroidery, craft patterns and activities with kids. Karin’s husband is remarkably patient while she does her best to balance being a full-time assistant to two children under four with her creative endeavors. Her goal? Do something creative every day.

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