The Austin Modern Quilt Guild

AMQG Baby Lovies

This year, we're encouraging folks to make some smaller baby lovies for our community outreach partners! Read on to learn how to make these darling finishes. 


Lovie Supplies:

  • A printed copy of our ear templates. AMQG_Loveys.pdf
  • Fabric: Quilting cotton, flannel, terry cloth, whatever you have on hand!
    • Two fat quarters OR scraps at least approx. 12x12” up to 18x18”
    • Scrap pieces for ears (Two front, two back total, at least 3x8” each)
    • Optional contrast face: 6x6” neutral or solid fabric scrap + micron pen or embroidery floss
  • Batting:
    • a piece of batting = the size of one of your squares or scraps you can sew together if you’d like to quilt it
  • Tools + Notions:
    • Sewing machine, threaded
    • Rotary cutter, ruler, mat
    • Pins

  • Quilting options
    • Free Motion Quilting:You’ll need your darning aka free motion foot and to drop your feed dogs
    • Normal quilting: walking foot
    • No quilting: Your regular presser foot 


Demo Slides

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