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***PATTERN ONLY NOT A FINISHED ITEM***
"Summer Solstice 2018" JNQ89P
By: Judy Niemeyer
* Paper Printed Pattern
* Project: Quilt
* Finished Size: 60" x 60"
* Technique: Foundation Paper Piecing
* Includes: Instructions, Cover Sheet, Yardage Information, Foundation Papers
* Skill Level: Advanced Quilter
* See listing photos for fabric requirements
This is the newest version of Summer Solstice for 2018. The instructions teach a strip piecing technique that expands on our traditional foundation paper piecing approach to complete lone star units. Strips are sewn onto foundation paper to complete what we call a ‘Strip Set’. After the strip sets are completed, they are cut apart, rearranged, and resewn into a diamond star point. The technique evolved from seeing some common assembly approaches between the Summer Solstice and Bali Fever Backgrounds.
The Summer Solstice star was designed using 3” strips for the strip piecing. It incorporates a paper pieced New York Beauty (NYB) block, and the general assembly process was designed with no Y-Seams. It uses yardage very efficiently at just over 7 yards of fabric for the top.
****REPLACEMENT PAPERS: Papers only option does not include the pattern. These papers do not expand the quilt size, they only act as replacements.
**TOP TIP** There are excellent tutorials (video and photographic) that Judy has done on YouTube, and on her website. I just love tutorials because they take the learning curve for making a new pattern to a much more manageable level. So, I recommend that you grab a cup of tea and a little break (I know your excited) and enjoy!
NOTE: This is for the pattern and newsprint foundations papers only. No Fabric, batting, quilt-back, embroidery floss or embellishments are included. Also, because of copyright laws, this item cannot be returned.
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Jan 30, 2023
Lovely pattern but wish I saw “advanced” in the description! Will definitely be checking YouTube tutorials. 🥴
Oct 17, 2022
Thank you for the beautiful pattern!!
May 4, 2022
I am thrilled to find this pattern. Quick delivery with no problems. I will definately buy from this vendor again.
Mar 1, 2022
Excellent pattern, arrived very quickly - Thank you!
Dec 28, 2021
Look forward to making this. Fast delivery.