Sewing yo-yos for making quilts is a wonderful means of spending a few creative hours, and you will end up with artistic and cozy coverlets. There are countless designs and patterns to fall in love with. So, those with a knack for sewing, stitching, and knitting can invest their time into making a yo-yo quilt following the below-mentioned tutorials.
The yo-yo pattern, resembling rosette, is easy to make if you have some round shaped fabrics on hand. This homemade tutorial will help you make a quilt using colorful yo-yos.
A quilt like the following one is a nice embellishment for your bed. You may gift one to your beloved as well.
If you don’t have the desired shape of fabrics, use a lid for cutting a normal fabric in a perfectly round shape. Needless to say, the diameter of the yo-yo will be the same as the lids. So, choose accordingly.
Once you master the art of making yo-yos, making a Christmas quilt like the following one is just about finding some free time.
A cluster of colors! Use as many colorful fabrics as possible for making the quilt an interesting one. Use light shades for a vintage look.
These fluffy pincushion yo-yos impart a different look to your quilt, ensuring comfort at its best!
You can embellish your yo-yos with colorful buttons or ribbons. However, this idea is good only if the quilt is to be used occasionally, or else, the buttons may come off.
A black or dark backdrop would be real nice for colorful yo-yos. More the merrier! So, don’t forget to use fabrics with different prints.
Use the template given in the tutorial and make yo-yos easily. It might take a month or more, given how much time you are spending on it, but the outcome is going be awesome and attractive.
Creating a quilt in circle, hexagon or square shapes isn’t a problem anymore? Is it?
Why splurging hard-earned money for something that you can make on your own in some simple steps? Check out the tutorial now.
The red and white combination is a striking one, lending elegance to your bedroom. You may also try out other shades for combining with red.
Crochet enthusiasts will find it easy to link two or more yo-yos together for an intricate design. Follow the guideline for further help.
12. DIY Yo-Yo Quilt
The list has reached its end, and you must have already realized how easy it is to make such quilts. The basic trick is to make your yo-yos properly. And now you are given proper instructions for that, you may use them to make doilies and table runners other than quilts.
Published on July 22nd 2017 by Suzanne Kane