Beginner | 28 min
Taught by Leslie Schucker
A beautiful tree can be the highlight of your holiday decor, and nothing gives your tree a perfect finish like a gorgeous tree skirt. While this project is big in size, it is surprisingly easy in technique. Expert sewist Leslie Schucker guides you through making your own colorful tree skirt using EZ Quilting templates to cut out eye-catching geometric appliques. You can sew and embellish this entire project by hand, but Leslie also shows you how to use a sewing machine to add bias tape for strength and giant ric rac for an extra touch of fun. Thick and cozy wool felt creates a high quality piece that can last for generations.
Learn how to:
  • Hand sew a tree skirt with whip stitch
  • Cut fabric with EZ Quilting®  templates
  •  Hand sew the appliqué stitch and buttonhole stitch
  •  Machine sew bias tape and ric rac

What you'll get:
  • A unique lesson on how to use EZ Quilting® templates to make a Christmas tree skirt 
  • 5 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Lesley Schucker
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students

Chapters
Sew a Christmas Tree Skirt Using EZ Quilting Templates
00:46
00:47
08:18
03:35
11:32
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • An assortment of wool felt - Leslie is using the following shades: White (natural), Teal, Aqua, Red, Mint
  • EZ Quilting® Mini Hexagon template 
  • 140” jumbo ric rac in red 
  • Buttons- 10 red and 16 aqua 
  • DMC embroidery thread – 2 skeins Ivory 712; 1 skein each Red 817, Teal 3809, Aqua 597, Mint 993  
  • 30” double fold bias tape in Red
  • 44” of 7/8” wide grosgrain ribbon
  • Scissors 
  • Pins 
  • Embroidery needle 
  • Tree skirt template 
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