A sweet, dimensional dove to adorn your Christmas table. Designed to tie around an 8 – 9cm diameter jar or candle.
Will also fit a small mason jar or 100 g coffee jar. This merry dove is embellished with embroidered swirls, semi-detached felt holly and double-sided fabric stars. Braided embroidery thread finishes this piece, tying the dove together at the front.
This dimensional dove will add a special charm to your home for Christmas. Tie it around an 8-9cm diameter candle or a jar filled with sweets, cutlery or small baubles. This One Day in May pattern comes with a full-sized pattern sheet and is filled with photographic and illustrated instruction.
REQUIREMENTS AS LISTED ON THE PATTERN COVER
1st Off-white Fabric – A Fat Quarter – dove bodies and back wings.
2nd Off-white Fabric – A Fat Eighth – front wings and extra tail piece
Green Felt or Felted Wool – 3″ x 6″ – for holly leaves
Red Felt or Felted Wool – 2″ square – for holly berries
Your chosen fabric for double-sided stars – 4″ x 5″
Grey or Beige Felt or Felted Wool – 2″ square – for dove’s beak
Notions and Threads
Fusible Webbing – 5″ x 10″ OR a 7″ square – berries, beak and stars
Freezer Paper – 10cm (4″) x width
Thin Fusible Wadding – for the dove bodies, wings and tail
Mustard yellow embroidery thread – for swirls and for attaching the stars
Red embroidery thread to match your red felt – for holly berries
Thread to match your felt for the beak – for attaching beak
Green embroidery thread to match the green felt – leaves and braided ties
Applique Glue Pen
General Sewing Supplies
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Pattern designed by Helen Stubbings