Melon Patch Quilt Pattern

  • Finished quilt size: 51 1/2" x 65"
    Designer: Karla Alexander
    Type: Printed Quilt Pattern - Curved Piecing
    Subject: Traditional Melon/Orange Peel Block
    UPC: 893120002142
    Vendor SKU: SSQCP466

    Join in the fun on this curvaceous trip and learn a new technique for making melons (or orange peels) without applique! Let your creative energies emerge as you discover the endless possibilities your project will provide. No worries if curves aren’t your thing, you'll easily master them after learning these techniques. Blocks come together fairly fast and, you'll learn how to make more just in case you'd like to upsize your quilt, or maybe make extra for a cool table runner.

    Materials Needed:
    Melons: 1/2 yard of 5 different bright prints (or 2 1/2 yards of one fabric)
    Background and Pieced Border: 1/2 yard of 8 dark prints (or 3 3/8 yards of one fabric)
    Backing: 4 yards
    Binding: 1/2 yard

    Optional: Circle Savvy Ruler by Creative Grids
    (or freezer paper for templates)