Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Happy Valentine's Day

Happy Valentine's Day

Here are directions for a 
Sweet Little Heart!
Directions will make one heart,
they are so fun to make you 
will want to make more!

you will need a variety of 
2" red strips, 
and a 3 1/2" strip
of background fabric.

Red Fabrics
you will need one 2" square
two - 2" X 3 1/2" rectangle
one - 2"X 5" rectangle

Background Fabric
one - 2" square
one - 2 1/2" square
one - 3 1/2" square

Sew a 2" red square 
to a 2" background square
sew a 2" X 3 1/2" red rectangle
 to your set of
 red and light 2" squares
now sew another 2" X 3 1/2" 
rectangle to opposite side
back to other side sew a 2" X 5" rectangle.

cut off about an inch from each side
should measure about 5 1/2"
From your 2 1/2" and 3 1/2" squares 
cut once diagonally from corner to corner
sew the small triangles to the sides of 
the top of the heart and large triangles to 
the sides of the bottom of heart.

square up your heart!
side to side 5 1/2", 
top to bottom 5 3/4"
This can vary a little depending 
on your 1/4" seam allowance.

Enjoy your Valentines Day!

1 comment:

  1. Very cute. Thanks for this.. it will give me a headstart on next Valentine Day! Linda