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All Snowed In

Though snow may be falling outside, the warm glow of a hearth shines out of each window. Use a polka dot background to simulate snow in the stitched village.


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Cut Fabrics

Cut pieces in the following order. Click on "Download this Project" above for Patterns A–E. To make templates of patterns, see Make and Use Templates by clicking "Download this Project" above.

From blue-and-white polka dot, cut:
9 each of patterns A, B, and C
5—2-1⁄2x4-1⁄2" rectangles
6—2x4-1⁄2" rectangles
12—2x2-1⁄2" rectangles
56—2-1⁄2" squares

From each assorted green print, cut:
10—2-1⁄2x4-1⁄2" rectangles

From each assorted dark brown print, cut:
1—1-1⁄2x4-1⁄2" rectangle
2—1-1⁄2x2-1⁄2" rectangles

From each assorted red print, cut:
3 of Pattern D

From each assorted red plaid, cut:
3—2-1⁄2x6" rectangles

From scraps of assorted red prints and plaids, cut:
Enough 2"-wide rectangles in lengths ranging from 3" to 5"
for border

From each assorted black print, cut:
3 of Pattern E

From each assorted light gold print, cut:
3—2-1⁄4x3" rectangles

From each assorted golden brown print, cut:
9—1-1⁄4x6" rectangles
3—1-1⁄2x6-1⁄2" rectangles
3—2-1⁄4x3-1⁄2" rectangles

From brown swirl print, cut:
3—2x30-1⁄2" sashing strips

From brown-and-red print, cut:
4—2-1⁄2x42" binding strips