Holly Jolly Snowmen

I know ! No groaning out there.
I can hear you! LOL
Yes I’ve made a Christmas Project.

Peoples it’s June already!
Only 205 days until Christmas!

I said I was going to make one Christmas Gift each month this year.
Starting in January.
{It hasn’t happened} Until this month! I just finished my first Christmas Gift! A Super Fun and Pretty Simple Table Runner And the Holly Jolly Snowmen Fabric by Kathy Schmitz is PERFECT for this pattern.

So go ahead! I give you permission to make your first Christmas Gift of the year! It will feel totally awesome to have one thing checked off your Christmas List already!

1 Charm Pack of Holly Jolly Snowmen
1/4 yd. Sashing / Featured: snowflakes from Holly Jolly Snowmen Collection

1/4 yd. Binding & Stars / Featured: red from Holly Jolly Snowmen Collection
1/2 yd. Backing / Featured: navy snowmen from Holly Jolly Snowmen Collection

All seams are 1/4″
Pick out 10 Charm Squares for inside of Table Runner

Pick out 12 Charm Squares for Outside Border

Cut from 12 Charm Squares (outside border): 48 – 2 1/2″ x 2 1/2″ squares

Cut from 1/4 yd. Sashing: 13 – 2 1/2″ x 5″ rectangles and 3 – 1 1/4″ x 44″ strips

Cut from 1/4yd. Binding and Stars: 4 – 2 1/2″ x 2 1/2″ squares and 32 – 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ squares (for points) and 3 – 2 1/4″ x 44″ for binding.

Sew 2 1/2″ squares from 12 charm squares picked out
You will need 2 strips of 8 squares (top and bottom or width of Table Runner)

and 2 strips of 16 squares (sides or length of Table Runner)

Sew 1 1/2″ squares to the 2 1/2″ x 5″ rectangles as shown
Trim ends and press point of star away from rectangle piece
Repeat for other side (see photo below)
You will have 10 rectangles with points on one end and 3 rectangles with points on both ends. Piece Table Runner as shown in photo’s;
Refer to photo of finished Table Runner for placement of the rectangles w/ points on both ends.

Sew 1 1/4″ Inner Border, short ends first, and then sides. Trim. Now sew Outer Border; sides (16 square strips) first.
Then bottom (8 square strips)
Quilt and Bind with method you prefer

Wrap it Up and have your first Christmas Gift finished and ready to give!
Approx. Finished Size is 35″ x 16″