Tree skirts provide the perfect finish to a well-decorated tree. There is just something special about bringing together the perfect topper, ornaments, and tree skirt to complete the scene. This Presents Under the Tree Skirt hints at the presents to come. Prior to wrapped gifts under the tree, The Presents Under the Tree Skirt fills the space.
In this online video class tutorial, quilting expert Nancy McNally demonstrates how to sew and applique this charming Presents Under the Tree Skirt.
In this online video class, you’ll learn how to:
Draw a large fabric circle using paper, string, and a pencil.
Stitch to prevent the fabric from fraying.
Create an opening for the tree skirt.
Make bows, ribbons and Christmas presents with fusible fabrics.
Attach the pieces with raw-edge applique.
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Finished Size: 40″ in diameter
11/4 yards cream tonal
3/4 yard red and green print
3/4 yard total assorted red, green and gold prints and tonals
Backing to size
Batting to size
1 yard (7/8″-wide) red ribbon
2 yards (15″-wide) fusible web with paper release
Double sheet of newspaper (or paper at least 41″ square)