One Yard Wonders Sew Along – Week 40 Projects + Fabrics

on Oct 3, 2011 in One Yard Wonders Sew Along | 22 comments

Welcome to Week 40 of the One Yard Wonders Sew Along!

Week 40  – Project 86
Leisure Suit Lapdog – designed by Marlene Gaige page 241

Jacqui chose Solids Color Stack July – Cabana.

Materials Needed:

pattern on sheet 2

scrap of contrasting fabric for ears

small amount of quilting thread, upholstery thread or other strong thread (in color coordinating with eyes)

large glass eyes or buttons

size 5 pearl cotton or embroidery floss for nose


1 large fussy pipe cleaner

Awl or small sharp scissors

long doll needle

Week 40 – Project 87
Checkers To Go – designed by Beth Walker page 244

Kathy selected Etsuko Furuya Echino Ni-Co 2011 Car Box Purple, Iota Peace Garden and Pink Chalk Covered Button Kit – Magnet Back – 20 Buttons
Kathy will need 24 flat backed buttons to use for the checkers. If you would like to order the Pink Chalk Covered Button Kit – Magnet Back – 20 Buttons to make checkers please let us know on your order that you are making the One Yard Wonders project and we will send you the extra 4 buttons.

Materials Needed:

Plastic pellets, rice, lentils or similar filler material
(Kathy is using buttons in place of the “stuffed” checkers.)

Stencil brush or sponge

Masking tape

1 yard of grosgrain ribbon

More Wonder – ful Choices
Leisure Suit Lapdog

Kaffe Fassett Fall 2011 Parasols Cream and Kaffe Fassett Fall 2011 Tiled Flowers Pink


Checkers To Go

Erin McMorris Summersault Ping Pong Midnight – Home Decor

How to participate: One Yard Wonders Sew Along Details