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Alphabet Take-Along Book

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Author SewBaby
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by c. parr
on May 20th, 2013

“love it, a lot of work and I added motif badges to it too.”

Children will love to learn their alphabet with this soft cloth activity book, made with love by you! This cloth book pattern has 26 adorable appliques- one for each letter (Apple for A, Bear for B, etc), plus instructions on how to complete the appliques and put the book pages together. This is a very easy to sew book - perfect for beginners! Also a wonderful way to use small pieces of cotton, that you might have leftover from previous projects. Designed by Jennifer Gierke for Sewbaby.


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COVER: 9-1/2" x 18-1/2” piece of printed fabric and a 9-1/2” x 18-1/2” thin quilt batting

Inside Pages:
-2 yds 45" fabric or 1-1/2 yds 60" fabric (lightweight denim or twill in a neutral color is nice.)
-3-1/2 yards fusible web
-3-1/2 yards tear away stabilizer
-Thread to coordinate with applique fabrics for satin stitching
-One 24” shoe lace for binding pages together

Letter and Object Appliques:
-Each letter will fit on a 5"x5" piece of fabric, except W - it needs a 6"x5" piece.
-One half yard of fabric will make all of the letters if you want them from the same fabric.
-Please don’t feel limited to solid fabrics- fabrics with small prints in the colors listed add a nice dimension.

-Apple 5" x 5" red, scrap brown, scrap green

-Bear 6" x 6" brown, 18" of 1/2"-3/4" ribbon, 3 small black beads (eyes and nose)

-Cat 6" x 6" cat face, scrap white, scrap black

-Dog 1/8 yd ear bottom/ snout, 5" x 7" face, 6" x 8" ear tops, scrap white and black

-Envelope 10" x 5" outer envelope fabric, 10"x 5" envelope lining fabric, 4-1/2" x 3-1/2 " card stock

-Frog 4" x 4" light green, 8"x 8" dark green, scrap white, scrap black

-Giraffe 9" x 9" light brown

-Hand 6" x 6" hand color

-Ice Cream 3" x 5" light brown (cone),
4" x 5" your favorite flavor ice cream color

-Jeans 4" x 5" denim

-Kite 4" x 5" kite, 7" ribbon or string

-Lion 7" x 7" light brown felt or fur, 5"x 5" light brown (face), scrap white, scrap black

-Moon 7" x 7" yellow

-Nest 8" x 6" light brown (nest), 7" x 4" pastel (eggs)

-Octopus 9" x 9" green

-Penguin 6" x 8" black (body), 3" x 6" white (belly), 2" x 4"orange (feet and beak)

-Quilt 5" x 5" quilt, 5" x 5" thin quilt batting, 24" single fold bias tape

-Rocket 3" x 3" orange (flames), 4" x 5" bottom, 3" x 3" middle, 3" x 3-1/2" top

-Star 6"x 6" yellow or gold

-Tree 4"x 6" green, 4" x 5" brown

-Umbrella 4" x 6" umbrella fabric, 3" x 4" handle

-Vase 5" x 5" vase fabric , 4" x 4" green (leaves/ stems), three 4"x 4" pieces for flowers, 3 buttons

-Whale 9" x 6" light blue or gray, 10-1/2" x 3" dark blue(for ocean), scrap white, scrap black

-Xylophone 7" x 3" black, 2"x 5" green and blue, 2" x 4" yellow and red

-Yo-yo 4" x 4" yo-yo, 8" string

-Zipper 7" zipper

by c. parr
on May 20th, 2013

love it, a lot of work and I added motif badges to it too.

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