Small Medium Large
FABRIC (WOF = width of fabric usually 42/44”)
Sides (yards) OR ¾ yard 1 yard 1¼ yards
(2½” x 42/44” strips) 9 12 15
Binding, Bottom ½ yard ¾ yard ¾ yard
1 yard or 1 roll for any size
Use a beefy double-sided fusible batting.
We recommend DUET FUSE II by
BOSAL available in pre-cut rolls (2¼” x 20 yds),
in 1 yard packages or on bolts
1 yard for any size
Use CRAF-TEX PLUS Double Sided Fusible
Stiff Interfacing by BOSAL
Alternative: Peltex II by Pellon
MATCHING COTTON THREAD
use a 50 weight 2 ply thread.
Also, for hand sewing, use a heavy
cotton thread like Aurifil’s 12 weight
Additional binding fabric 1 yard for any size
Additional Duet Fuse II 1 roll for the large
(for all other sizes you have enough leftover to make the rim)
Additional Craf-Tex Plus 1 yard for any size
Buttons, Beads, Silk Flowers or be creative!
Other Tools: Sewing Machine with a good zigzag stitch, machine needles
Microtex 90/14 (for straight stitching) and Jean’s or Denim 110/18 (for zigzag
stitching). Try Inspira brand needles for best results. Circle drawing tool.
Parchment paper or Teflon ironing sheet. Iron with a
Teflon sole plate, Dritz Thermal Thimbles. Scissors (both
large and small), rotary mat, 60mm rotary cutter, acrylic
rulers, chalk, seam ripper, measuring tape, and hand
sewing needles – try Milliner’s needles size 7