Quiet Village Part 1 of 3 | May/June 2009 | McCall’s Quilting

About this Quilt

Quiet Village Part 1 of 3

Skill Level ♦♦♦♦

Make a beautiful masterpiece while learning wonderful techniques with our 3-part series wall hanging.

Designed by
Rebecca LoGiudice
Machine Quilted by
Joanne Hendrick of Bee Stitched
Finished Quilt Size
51 1/2″ x 51 1/2″

Fabric Requirements

  • White solid (village foundation)    3/4 yd.
  • Assorted beige, brown, light green, rust, and gold prints, textures, and batiks (houses, roofs, walls)    1-1 1/4 yds. total
  • Assorted brown batiks (doors, windows)    1/4-3/8 yd. total
  • #1 green print (1st and 4th borders)    3/8 yd.
  • Medium purple/gold batik (2nd border)    1/2 yd.
  • Navy/dark rust border stripe (Tile Blocks)    1 yd.
  • Navy large floral (Tile Blocks)    1 fat quarter*
  • Assorted medium and dark green, blue, gold, and red prints, textures, and batiks (Tile Blocks)    3/4-1 yd. total
  • Rust print (outer border)    1 1/8 yds.
  • Gold print, gold dot batik, red print, and dark gold dot batik (flowers)    1/4 yd. each
  • Golden brown print, gold/purple batik, dark red print, and pink/orange batik (petals) 1/8 yd. each
  • Dark brown floral and dark brown/white dot (flower centers)    1/8 yd. each
  • Medium green batik (vines and stems)    5/8 yd.
  • Dark green batik (leaves)    3/8 yd.
  • #2 green print (leaf centers)    1/4 yd.
  • Cream/tan mottle (laundry)    5″ x 6″ piece
  • Dark rust print (binding)    5/8 yd.
  • Fusible lightweight interfacing    1 yd.**
  • Backing    3 1/2 yds.
  • Batting size    Twin

*A fat quarter is an 18″ x 20-22″ cut of fabric.
**Based on a 22″-width.

Other Materials

  • Spray starch
  • Thin ruler
  • Freezer paper
  • Rotary cutting mat and ruler
  • Rotary cutter
  • Permanent washable glue stick
  • Appliqué pressing sheet or baking parchment paper
  • Fray CheckTM
  • 6-strand embroidery floss, dark brown, medium brown, gray, light pink, medium pink, dark pink, beige, rose, orange, purple, light green, dark green, moss green
  • Perle cotton, black, size 8
  • Ultrasuede®, light green, dark green, brown, burgundy, blue, and light gray (rooflines, windowsills, doorframes)    2″ x 9″ piece each
  • Heat-resistant template plastic


Ordering Information
The kit for this project is no longer available.

Designer Information
See more of Rebecca LoGiudice’s patterns on her website: www.willowhillquilts.net. She can be contacted by mail at 30 Brickley Drive, Albany, NY 12205, or email: WillowHillQuilts@aol.com.

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