Making Use of Vintage Fabric and Scraps- Tutorial

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Here are a few tutorials that will be great to use with your stash of vintage fabrics, old shirts or scraps. A few are even tutorials of two of the quilts featured this week.

We’ll start it off with this great post on most everything you need to know about Vintage Sheets by Jeni Baker from In Color Order. From picking them to how to wash them to making sure they are really vintage.

Vintage Sheets (Photo Courtesy of Jeni Baker)

Next up is a quilt perfect for your vintage sheet stash – or any other kind of fabric for that matter! It’s the Giant Vintage Star Quilt that we featured this week again by Jeni Baker of In Color Order. Now, you can make your own!

Giant Vintage Star Tutorial

Have you seen the Granny Square Quilts popping up everywhere? Here’s the tutorial to make this fun quilt perfect for scraps. It was designed by Jolene Klassen at Blue Elephant Stitches.

Granny Square Quilt

Next up is the intricate and whimsical Scrappy Hour Glass Block that Ayumi featured on her blog Pink Penguin.

Scrappy Hourglass Block by Ayumi

And last but, not least here is another quilt that was featured this week. Do you remember ScrapTastic? The original version was created by Katy Jones who blogs at Monkey Do. She calls it “Technicolour Yawn aka Scrap Vomit” quilt and she shows you how to make it!

Technicolour Yawn aka Scrap Vomit quilt by Katy Jones