Supplies For Baby Blanket. 1.5 yards Embrace Double Gauze Rose Garden or Midnight Cactus 1.5 yards Silky Solid Satin Fuschia or Mint. 1.5 yards Lux Cuddle Rose Paris Pink or Cuddle Dimple Solid. Needle & Thread. Sewing Machine. This tutorial will create a baby-sized blanket that measures approximately 34″ by 48″ and a lovey that measures 11″ by 11″. Double gauze is usually used for baby items but can be sewn into so many different things. It’s lightweight nature makes it dreamy for summer clothing.. Double Gauze Quilted Blanket Tutorial. About Author. Melissa Mortenson. Melissa Mortenson is the author of the Polka Dot Chair blog which has been sharing fresh and creative ideas with.
Double Gauze – 45″ pom pom minis – 5 1/2 yards. Baby Blanket Tutorial with Double Gauze. 1- Cut your double gauze fabric so it’s square. The piece I bought was 60 inches wide. I cut it square to the 45. There will be leftovers….watch for a tutorial on what to do with it!
Double gauze baby blanket tutorial. Supplies Needed. For our baby blanket, we used a large square of Minky for the border and a smaller square of Embrace Double Gauze for the inside of the blanket.. 1.5 yards (for a 45” piece) Shannon Minky Cuddle Dimple Blush 1 yard Shannon Embrace Double Gauze La La Llama Blush; 12.5” Square Clear Ruler Coordinating Thread; Marking Pen; Scissors or Rotary Cutter When Chloe was a little baby (3 years ago, gasp!), I noticed that stores were carrying these lightweight cotton Gauze Blankets. I remember them being about $40 for a 4-pack and thinking that was ridiculous. But the one thing that convinced me that I should try them, was the fact that we were living in hot & humid Georgia at the time….and they were super lightweight. Click on the button to watch the tutorial and get all the supplies you need to make your own Self Binding Baby Blankets! Categories Tutorials Tags cuddle , cuddle cloth , double gauze , embrace , Jenny Doan , minky , minky baby quilt , quilting , receiving blanket , self binding baby blanket , sewing , shannon fabrics , swaddling blanket , tutorial
double gauze fabric – 16″ X 48″ *because I was using the leftover cut off strip from this baby blanket (double gauze came in a 60″ width) I used one long piece that I folded over. If you don’t have have one long piece, then simply use 2 — 16″ X 24″ Two single yard cuts of contrasting double gauze material. (This is what I used for my blanket). One yard of white flannel. Sewing machine and thread. Binding (handmade or store bought is fine, whatever you are comfortable with). If you need a binding tutorial try this one. How to make a double gauze baby blanket. Directions: Double gauze swaddle blanket – a tutorial. April 7, 2016. Spring seems to be the season for new babies – baby lambs, baby birds and lots of human babies too. A lovely present for a new baby is a swaddle blanket. One that has been handmade makes that gift extra special.
Double gauze fabric* Matching thread; Iron; Scissors (skip the rotary cutter this time) Optional: Walking foot *Your goal is to make your blanket a square, so to determine how much fabric you need, first find out how wide it is. The Riley Blake gauze is 58″ wide, and the Shannon Fabric gauze is 48″ wide. Here are some projects that I found on the internet to get you started on your journey to using double gauze fabric. Make a Baby Quilt Melanie Ham Style. I purchased double gauze fabric to make my daughter a blanket, and I absolutely adored Melanie Ham’s YouTube Tutorial. Double gauze has two very soft layers of very thin fabrics fused together and it’s perfect to use for blankets, baby items, dresses, skirts, quilting and more!. Double Gauze Blanket Tutorial at The Purl Bee. Double Gauze Dress Tutorial by Stitched Together.
Pre-wash your fabric, preferably with fragrance- and dye-free detergent. Once washed and dried, cut your flannel or double gauze to 36" square. This will be a decent sized swaddle blanket, but if you want a bigger square, purchase 1 1/3 yard of fabric and cut to 44" square. 2. (OPTIONAL): Add embroidery to your blanket. Double Gauze Baby Blanket Tutorial With Pom Poms. Sew up a double gauze fabric baby blanket! Super simple with a double fold hem or binding. Pom pom edge is adorable! Video to help you along. Angela Lown Sewing tutorial. About 1.5 yds of 45-48” wide double gauze fabric, or enough yardage to sew a square blanket* Sewing supplies: sewing machine , thread , pins , and measuring tape . *Note: I always buy more than enough fabric to make a square blanket because I want to ensure I have plenty of yardage to straighten the fabric.
A free sewing tutorial for a double gauze quilted blanket, plus a few tips and tricks for sewing with double gauze fabric, makes a fun baby blanket. Navy Cotton Gauze . Blush Pink Gauze. Mint Double Gauze. Two and a half yards of 52″ wide cotton gauze fabric will get you two swaddle blankets. Now, get ready for it, this tutorial is soooo simple! How to make muslin swaddle blankets. Cut out a 43″ by 50″ piece of cotton gauze fabric. TUTORIAL: Double Layered Gauze Swaddle Blanket | Filed Under: Children , Children Sewing , Fabric , Gift Ideas , Sewing , Tutorials After Oliver was born this summer and we found out he was a boy, I sat down one night and sewed him up some of of his very own stretchy Gauze Swaddle Blankets that Dana shared on her blog a few months prior.
Gauze fabric is also known as muslin. It is a light and airy fabric, typically made of cotton, rayon, or other man-made fibres. It is available in what is known as a single layer or double. Double gauze simply means 2 layers fused together. When making an easy sew gauze baby blanket, I prefer using cotton gauze. As mentioned, it’s light and airy. Double Gauze you say? Oh, yes please! First on the list, a baby swaddle blanket – great for the cuteness factor. (P.S. Enter to win the double gauze you need to make this project!) You can find the tutorial on the Sew Sisters blog – Easy Double Gauze Swaddle Blanket Tutorial, with a Hood! Sew Sisters Quilt Shop stocks Embrace Double Gauze. Self Binding Baby Blanket with Shannon Cuddle. Watch the tutorial here or at YouTube. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL > Supplies: • 1 1 / 2 yds. Cuddle or Double Gauze • 40" x Width of Fabric (Cuddle Fabric) Blanket Size: 35" x 35". Embrace – Double Gauze Birdie Lilac Yardage by Shannon Fabrics.
1. I laid my backing of simple white double gauze on my kitchen table. This is the first step in the basting process. (It’s so much simpler to baste a baby blanket than a large quilt!) Be sure to lay it face down. Smooth it out as best as you can. Then, without stretching the fibers, use masking or painters tape and secure the backing to you. This listing is for our ivory and white pom pom swaddle heirloom blanket made from soft thick double gauze/ muslin. This blanket makes the perfect heirloom baby gift. Made from white double gauze/muslin and adorned with soft mini pom poms in ivory. Every new mom has heard of the ever so popular muslin/gauze swaddle blankets. Dorie's Double Gauze Baby Quilt features whimsical prints by fabric designer Heather Ross. She chose a frog print and coordinating colors with a taupe background. The soft and drapey quilt was made as a gift for her friend's baby boy. As you can see from the free-motion quilting,.
How to Sew with Double Gauze: The History Even though sewing, and quilting, with double gauze is a more recent trend, gauze has been around for. Ever. The name comes from Gaza, in Palestine, which was the center of weaving in the region.