Polar babies Quilt and Pillow are part of the Wildlife with Love™ sewing pattern collection featuring endangered species. Nine blocks pieced with subtle curves provide a polar backdrop for sweet felt appliquéd animals: Polar Bear, Snowy Owl, Penguin, Seal and Arctic Fox.
We care about protecting wildlife and are proud to support the National Wildlife Federation.
Skill Level: Eager Intermediate
You have taken a few sewing classes or have sewn from a sewing pattern before. You’ve completed several projects and are eager to try new techniques.
Printed pattern Details: This pattern is available in printed form at retailers near you.
Digital Pattern Details: The 12-page printable PDF instructions include a color photograph, detailed diagrams, stitch glossary and all the assembly directions you’ll need to assemble this adorable quilt for baby or any animal lover. Instructions also included for a coordinating pillow with envelope closure.
Baby Quilt: 38″ x 41″
Pillow: 16″ x 16″
Materials you’ll need to make the Quilt and Pillow:
Quilt Blocks: 9 coordinating cotton fabrics, 1/3 yard each or 9 Fat Quarters
Sashing/border: 1 yard
Backing: 2 yards quilting cotton
Binding: ⅓ yard quilting cotton
Batting: 1 crib size batting (45” x 60”)
Fusible Web: 1 yard (such as Steam a Seam Lite)
Embroidery floss in black, grey, white and other coordinating colors if desired.
Small amounts of gray and white print cottons for animal details
¼ yd each of wool/rayon blend felt in white and small amounts of black, gray, orange, yellow, light blue and other coordinating colors if desired. (Do not use synthetic felt)
Square pillow form: 18″ for a plump pillow or 16″ for a thinner pillow.
Muslin: ½ yard (for pillow)