Create a Bit of Whimsy with This Mini Houses Quilt

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Put Those Scraps to Good Use Making Your Own Little Village!

Are you looking for something a little different for your next quilting project? If so, you might enjoy making this mini houses quilt.





We love the whimsical little houses, which cause you to pause and take a second look at this quilt. Some of the details are applied with raw edge applique, making the quilt easier to construct than it appears at first glance.

Mini House Quilt Tutorial

This is a great opportunity to get out all those small-scale-print fabric leftovers you’ve been saving. You’ll have fun selecting your fabrics and constructing your own little village of charming houses with shrubs and front lawns!

The quilt is based on Thimble Blossom’s popular Swoon block (which was featured in this table topper tutorial).

Elizabeth at OPQuilt.com has provided an excellent tutorial and a free pattern for making your own mini-house quilt.

She also provides excellent instructions for fabric selection, as well as construction.

The finished quilt is 18″ x 18″.

Download the free pattern here.

Go here for Elizabeth’s tutorial. (This link is currently not working – we’re leaving it here in case it returns – but you don’t really need it to make the quilt.)

Click here for additional instructions.

 

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