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Fussy-Cut Flowers Pillow

Fussy-cut delicate floral designs, such as these from the Abigail collection by Sara Morgan for Blue Hill Fabrics, to showcase in appliquéd circles on a round pillow. Flat piping cut from the same fabric as the Pattern A circles mimics the layered circle look on a larger scale.


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Cut pieces in the following order. Click on "Download this Project" for patterns. To use fusible web for cutting circle appliqués A and B, complete the following steps.

1. Lay fusible web, paper side up, over patterns A and B. Trace each pattern seven times, leaving 1/2" between tracings. Cut out each fusible-web circle roughly 1/4" outside traced lines.

2. Following manufacturer’s instructions, press fusible-web circles onto wrong side of fabrics designated in cutting instructions; let cool. Cut out fabric circles on drawn lines. Peel off paper backings.

From cream print, cut:
Enough 1-1/4"-wide bias strips to total 45" in length for piping
6 of Pattern A

From red print, cut:
1 of Pattern A

From dark blue print, cut:
3 of Pattern B

From tan-and-pink floral, cut:
1 of Pattern B

From blue print, cut:
1—15" square
1—3-1/2x43" strip
3 of Pattern B