Before spring is over, I wanted to show you the table runner that I made for the spring season.
I was able to find this cute (and free) paper pieced pattern with adorable bunnies and clover, at Quiltmaker.com.
|for free pattern click HERE|
This is my version of the Spring Hop Table Runner ~
|Spring Hop Table Runner by Susie's Sunroom|
Pattern: Spring Hop Bunnies bunnies everywhere design by Theresa Eisinger
Dimensions: 46 in wide x 14 1/2 in high
Fabrics: Quilters Linen - in Buttercup by Robert Kaufman for yellow background
in Print Leaf for grass
Garden Pindot by Michael Miller for sash
Green Fabric Jellies at JoAnn Fabric batik greens jelly roll
Daisy fabric and tonal white from my stash
Changes: I made 4 bunny blocks, reversing 2 of them (printed pattern and then used mirror image flip on my printer before I reprinted it)
I made 4 clover blossom blocks, reversing 2 of them
I made 3 clover leaf blocks, reversing one of them
I made sash strip: green grass One 40 in x 1 1/2 in
Pink Two - 40 in x 2 in
Two- 10 in x 2 in
Flowers Two- 40 in x 3 in
Two- 15 in x 3 in
Back as binding- 49 in x 19 in (trim to 1 inch extra on each of the four sides)
* (Made by sewing two 25 inch wide x 19 in high pieces)
Omit: the "Spring" word applique'
Embellisments: Bunny tails - applique
Eye and nose - embroidery
|I machine quilted the leg on each bunny, some clouds, and some grass texture|
|A scallop line was quilted in the daisy border|
|I love the varied colors in the green batik jelly strips|
|First half of the table topper|
|The second half|
|Back of the table topper|
|The yellow fabric is really bright....an easy way to brighten a rainy spring day|
I will enjoy bringing out my bunnies in the clover table runner for many springs to come.And, I plan on making a few other little projects with these blocks for next spring! This bunny is perfect for Easter, too!
Hope you are enjoying spring!
|I'm off to my sewing room!|
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