Leaf Blanket Materials List + Size Chart

Suggested fabrics:

This pattern is designed for non-stretch woven fabrics. If you wish to use stretch wovens or knits, it is recommended that you lightly interface the fabric first to give it stability. Suitable stable wovens fabrics include: quilting cotton, drill, chambray, denim, suiting, rayon, linen, cotton, bamboo, calico, double gauze, corduroy, flannel, wool, canvas, etc.

Supplies and notions:
  • Spool of coordinating thread
  • Optional contrasting thread for quilting lines
  • Safety pins
  • Iron-on transfer pencil or washable marker for marking the veins
  • Batting - minimum 25mm (wool, cotton, bamboo, or polyester)
Finished Blanket Sizes:

Finished Blanket Size

 

Kawakawa

Kowhai

Makomako

Puka

Rangiora

Small

inches

25 x 30 inches

26 x 34 inches

25 x 36 inches

24 x 36 inches

32 x 37 inches

cm

62 x 76 cm

67 x 87 cm

63 x 90 cm

60 x 91 cm

81 x 93 cm 

Large

inches

44 x 51 inches

38 x 50 inches

36 x 51 inches

36 x 50 inches

42 x 52 inches

cm

110 x 128 cm

96 x 127 cm

91 x 128 cm

90 x 126cm

105 x 130 cm

Fabric requirements:

For the blanket, you will need the following amount of fabric. For the batting, you will need half this amount.

You can use a different fabric for the top and bottom of the blanket, in which case use half of the length measurement for each side.

  Kawakawa Kowhai Makomako Puka Rangiora
Fabric Width Small Large Small Large Small Large Small Large Small Large
43" / 110cm 67" n/a 58" 99" 52" 99" 52" 99" 63" 99"
170cm n/a 145cm 250cm 130cm 250cm 130cm 250cm 160cm 250cm
52" / 132cm 67" 87" 58" 83" 36" 79" 36" 79" 63" 87"
170cm 220cm 145cm 210cm 90cm 200cm 90cm 200cm 160cm 220cm
59" / 150cm 67" 87" 36" 83" 36" 79" 36" 79" 63" 87"
170cm 220cm 90cm 210cm 90cm 200cm 90cm 200cm 160cm 220cm

 

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