Welcome to the High Tea Blog Tour! High Tea is the wonderful debut fabric collection by talented designer, Jera Brandvig from the blog
I have made two projects with this delightful range – a mini quilt, and a sewing kit.
The Heart of the Home Mini Quilt is my new pattern featuring nine hearts that are foundation paper pieced. In this version, I used charm squares for the hearts. Each heart is pieced using two colours and a variety of prints from the High Tea collection. White fabric has been used for the background and the hearts have been machine quilted. A sweet floral binding completes the quilt. The Heart of the Home Mini Quilt measures 14 3/4 inches which makes it the perfect size to use as a mini quilt, place mat, or tray mat for your next tea party.
The Heart of the Home Mini Quilt is quick project that can be easily completed in a day. It would be the perfect starting point for anyone wanting to learn foundation paper piecing. The pattern will be available in our
The Mini Quilt can be made in a scrappy look as shown here or with a more cohesive look, by using fewer fabrics. It is a fun project to really showcase your favourite prints in a charm pack.
The colours in this sweet range are the perfect match for a special tea cup that my grandmother gave me for my Confirmation many years ago. I love tea sets.
I couldn’t resist making a second item from the High Tea Collection. These small scale prints are perfect for fussy cutting and English Paper Piecing. I made a
The inside of the Sewing Kit features a felt flap to store pins/needles; and a small pocket for your scissors or other sewing tools.
Congratulations Jera on a wonderful fabric range! High Tea is so sweet and inspiring, and perfect for so many projects. It was lovely to work with some softer shades for a change, and who can resist those pretty strawberries!
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