Suggested Fabric: (Pre-shrink all WOVEN fabric)
Outside Cover: Duck cloth, Canvas, or Heavy denim, twill, or cordouroy.
Pages & Inside Cover Pages: Duck cloth, Canvas.
Play Pieces: Craft felt, Felted wool, Suede, vinyl, or other heavy fabric.
Pocket Piece: Woven cotton or cotton blend.
Interfacing: Mid to heavy weight.
Outside Cover: 1/4 yard or a scrap 15" w x 8" h
Inside Cover Pages & Pages: 1/2 yard or a scrap 30" w x 15" h
Play Pieces: One 9" x 12" piece of felt, or fabric of choice, in each of the following colors, red, white, yellow, turquoise, magenta, green, sky blue, navy blue, and brown or scraps to fit pattern pieces.
Pocket Piece: 6 1/2" x 6 1/2" scrap.
Interfacing: 1/4 yard.
*Special Note!* The activity book made by following this pattern contains small pieces. Parental discretion is advised.
Notions: Thread, 7" black zipper, Seven size 1 sew-on or long prong snaps (size 14), One hook & eye set, 2 1/4" length of 3/4" wide hook & loop fastener, Three assorted 5/8" buttons, One 3/4" button, permanant fabric marker, wash-able fabric marker, quilter's ruler. Pattern paper or brown paper for making the larger pattern pieces (a brown paper sack will work).
Optional: dog applique 2" tall.
Sewing Level: Easy!
Machines and Methods: My First Quiet Book is sewn using a regular sewing machine.