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Mix & Match: Inspired Scrappy Quilting (DVD)

Recreate Edyta Sitar's celebrated scrappy style and make the most of your stash!

What You Get

  • DVD with 7 video lessons
  • Full-color, printed reference materials booklet, including the Trail Mix quilt pattern (88½"/ 2.2 m square), printable templates and a color wheel
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Includes closed captioning

Class Overview

Don't give up on your mismatched scraps — transform them into a stunning scrappy quilt! Sew Edyta's original Trail Mix quilt as you practice her signature techniques, starting with foolproof tips for fabric selection. Turn even the wildest stash into a well-coordinated quilt with the Rule of Five guidelines and tips for creating cohesive print combinations. Next, dive into methods for quickly cutting strips and assembling scrappy-square panels. Discover speedy piecing techniques as you create four- and nine-patches before tackling half-square triangles with tricks for fast mass production. Then, go behind the scenes with Edyta and learn how she designs her quilts! Plus, find out how to anchor any color palette and achieve precise piecing and neat Y-seams with step-by-step guidance. Finally, assemble your blocks and add borders and binding for a one-of-a-kind quilt that showcases your unique style.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Building Scrappy Panels
Is your stash getting out of hand? Let expert Edyta Sitar show you how to create a scrappy quilt design and cohesively combine all those fabrics! Learn Edyta's Rule of Five for fabric selection and practice making scrappy panels. Then start cutting out your project shapes!
2. Preparing Square Patches
3. Preparing Triangle Units
4. Designing a Quilt
5. Block Construction
6. Quilt Construction
7. Finishing the Quilt

Taught by

Edyta Sitar
Edyta Sitar
Edyta Sitar was introduced to quilting by her husband's grandmother, and she hasn't stopped sewing since. Edyta is the owner and founder of Laundry Basket Quilts and is a Moda designer. She is also the author of five books, including Handful of Scraps: Pieced Into Amazing Quilts, and her patterns and signature scrappy quilts have won numerous awards.