Jewel colors and black combine for a dramatic quilt
The asymmetrical layout gives a modern approach to a very traditional quilt pattern.
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Twirling Parasols Quilt
Sew Grand Dresden — Twirling Parasols Quilt
Approximately 71" x 94"

We changed up the colors used in the original quilt. See the downloadable pattern which explains the color substitutions. Refer to the Sew Grand Dresden Quilts Template with Free Book for directions to make the quilt.

Supplies Needed:
∗ 4-1/8 yd. Fabric A (AMB3) - background, wedges
∗ 1-3/4 yd. Fabric B (AMB31) - background, wedges, circle centers
∗ 1-1/2 yd. Fabric C (AMB4) - background, wedges, circle centers
∗ 2 yd. Fabric D (AMB22) - background, wedges, circle centers
∗ 1-5/8 yd. Fabric E (AMB78) - wedges, circle centers, binding
∗ 1-3/8 yd. Fabric F (AMB28) - background, wedges, circle centers
∗ 1/2 yd. White Fusible Tricot (FTI02) - used to finish parasol edges
∗ 1 yd. Sof Shape Interfacing (PSS02) - reinforces the center circles
∗ 2-1/4 yd. 108" wide backing fabric **
∗ One queen size batting (LBA96)
∗ Black Madeira 50 Wt. Cotona Quilting Thread (9350500)

** Shop quilt backing fabrics

Helpful Notions for this project and more:
∗ Bamboo Corner & Edge Shaper (PD50066)
∗ Trace 'n Mark Water Erasable Marking Pen (CL9521)
∗ 45mm Pinking Rotary Cutter Blade (CL7518)
∗ Monofilament Thread (97611000)
∗ Lavender Best Press Starch Alternative (BP60031)
∗ Rotary cutter, mat, and ruler

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SEW GRAND DRESDEN QUILTS BOOK
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SOF SHAPE INTERFACING
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