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Summer Refreshers

Appliqué fruit and straws to pieced glasses of refreshing drinks for a summertime table topper. Most fabrics are from the Pretty Roses collection by Winthur Sempliner for Connecting Threads.



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Inspired by Lemonade Stand by designer Patricia Frei for Quilted Works
Quilt tester: Alison Gamm



•    Scraps of green print, solid orange, and red floral (lime, lemon, and strawberry appliqués)

•    10" square each green sketch print, solid yellow, red-and-white dot, and blue circle print (lemon appliqué, glass unit, background)

•    1⁄8 yard each white print, green floral, and gray diagonal stripe (lime and lemon appliqués, glass units, background, straw appliqués)

•    9×21" piece (fat eighth) gray sketch print (glass unit)

•    1⁄3 yard blue stripe (background)

•    1⁄4 yard white floral (background)

•    1⁄3 yard binding fabric

•    1 yard backing fabric

•    32×33" batting

•    Lightweight fusible web

•    Nonstick pressing sheet or parchment paper


Finished quilt: 23-1⁄2 ×25" 


Yardages are based on 42" of usable fabric width. 

Measurements include 1⁄4" seam allowances. Sew with right sides together unless otherwise stated.