An Updated Dresden Plate Makes a Gorgeous Quilt

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This Quilt is Much Easier Than It Looks!

The oversized Dresden Plate featured on this quilt is an unexpected treat. The soft colors give it a romantic feel, while brighter colors or fabric scraps will change the look entirely without losing any of the charm.





If you’re a little intimidated by Dresden Plates, you won’t need to worry. The piecing for this quilt is really quite easy and you’ll have the top put together in no time.

Sentimentalities Quilt Pattern

If you’re a free motion quilter you’ll love all the open space to show off your skills. If not, consider outline walking foot quilting that echos the fabric pieces and the Dresden Plate shape.

Sentimentalities Quilt Pattern

The following video provides a lot of tips for making this quilt.

Click here to watch the video on YouTube if it doesn’t play on your device.

The quilt, by Bonnie and Maxie from Going Home to Roost for Art Gallery Fabrics, finishes out to be 66″ x 66″. It’s the perfect size to throw on a bed or curl up under on the couch.

Click here for the free “Sentimentalities Quilt” PDF tutorial.

 

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