On this page are directions on how to create prairie points to
decorate your sewing projects.
3"x3" square = 1 prairie point
Prairie points could be added to the edge of quilts or blankets.
We've added them to a cloth basket you'll see below. Use your
imagination for adding them to finish off many different sewing
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How to Sew Prairie Points
Fold your square fabric in half making a triangle. Iron flat. Turn
again to make a smaller triangle. Iron flat again.
To add to your project pin to edge and sew over the top of each
You can add these around the outside of quilts
, whatever you can
For these projects you would sew the prairie points as shown above.
For example, to add to a pillow you would sew points to one of your
rectangles or squares of material and then sew the two right
sides together. Once you turn your project right side out
your points will be showing.
Here is another example of what you can do with prairie points.
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