the Sawtooth Star Quilt Pattern is a classic design that’s been given a fresh twist by SewCanShe. This tutorial is a delightful journey into the world of quilting that requires just 3 yards of fabric. Yes, you read that right—only 3 yards! The finished quilt measures 49” x 59”, making it a perfect throw or lap quilt. The tutorial is designed to be beginner-friendly, teaching you shortcut methods for sewing flying geese units, a fundamental quilting technique.
The quilt is composed of 20 blocks, each finishing at 10”. The blocks are a mix of the Sawtooth Star Block and an uneven nine-patch block. The tutorial provides a comprehensive guide on how to choose the right fabrics, focusing on one main fabric and two coordinating ones. It even offers optional AccuQuilt cutting instructions for those who prefer using a fabric cutter.
The tutorial is incredibly detailed, providing cutting charts and fabric layouts for each type of fabric you’ll use. It also includes optional AccuQuilt cutting instructions for those who have the tool. The tutorial walks you through the entire process, from cutting your fabric to assembling the quilt top and finally adding the borders. It even gives you tips on how to finish the quilt with backing, batting, and binding.
So, if you’ve got a few yards of fabric lying around and a weekend to spare, why not dive into this project? It’s a fantastic way to create a beautiful quilt that could be a cherished gift or a new addition to your own home. Plus, the tutorial is so well-structured that even if you’re new to quilting, you’ll find it a breeze to follow.