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All the King's Men
 Nutcracker Applique' Quilt Pattern

Our gorgeous All the King's Men Nutcracker heirloom quilt is made in the classic 'attic window' style. There are eight elegant Nutcrackers and four Christmas holiday design blocks.

Although the appliques are designed for machine applique, they can be done by hand if you add scant 1/8 seam allowances to each pattern piece. Quilt Sewing Skill Level 4.

All the King's Men Quilt Pattern Includes:

  • All Nutcracker and holiday applique motifs
  • Attic window pattern
  • Full size pattern pieces
  • Complete pattern instructions
  • Embellishment guide
  • Block size: 10-1/2" wide x 14-1/4" tall
  • Finished quilt size: 48" x 72"

Materials Needed

Materials Needed

Yardage for Quilt

  • 1-1/2 yards background fabric
  • 1/2 yard window sill fabric
  • 2/3 yard side window fabric
  • 1-3/4 yards dark sashing fabric
  • 2 yards border fabric
  • 3-1/2 yards quilt backing fabric
  • Twin size batting or prewashed flannel

Individual Applique Patterns

  • Please see specific requirements for each individual block on the patterns themselves

All Other Materials

  • 1 fat quarter fabric for faces, hands, and legs
  • 1 fat quarter fabric pink for cheeks and noses
  • 1 fat quarter fabric white for teeth and eyes
  • 2-1/2 yards fusing web
  • 2 yards tear-away stabilizer
  • 1 large spool ecru or light grey thread
  • Neutral machine embroidery thread for bobbin
  • 1 spool each: gold, silver, and black metallic thread

All the King's Men Nutcracker
Applique' Quilt Pattern

All the Kings Men Nutcracker Applique' Quilt Pattern from Stitch Em Up
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