Victoria’s Quilt


Victoria’s Quilt Apron

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30x30 inches finished

These are 5x5 inch blocks that when sewn together give secondary surprises.

Includes a continuous border as shown above and a scalloped border for even more versatility.

Includes monochromatic blocks resequenced for best sew out for an all one color project.

Quilting is optional. 95% of the quilting is done in the hoop.

Make home dec projects like valences, shams, pillows, and bed quilts to coordinate.

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10-inch block after sewn together

Secondary surprise

Corner and Border

Valance made with alternate scallop border blocks

Variations and Possibilities

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Victoria’s Quilt Apron

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I purchased this apron last spring but found that even with it on, my stomach still gets wet when I’m in the kitchen working with water. I decided to add a pocket over my stomach area that would hold a regular size hand towel folded into quarters and placed inside. 

The finished size of the pocket is 7 x 13 inches. I selected a matching fabric (blue). I cut the fabric 9 x 14 inches. This includes a seam allowance of inch on 3 sides and the top hem inch turn under + 1inch hem.

To make the pocket look more like it was an original part of the apron, I decided to add embroidery that would complement the existing apron fabric.

For the embroidery I selected a design from Victoria’s Quilt collection, a tile collection that fits together like a glove. 

I decided to sew this design in all one color matching the background of the aprons design. I sewed 2 repeats of the block design. They fit together perfectly. 

At the iron, press inch under on all 4 sides of the pocket.  Along the top, fold it down another 1” and press it with the iron. Press these folds good so they will stay folded while you sew. You know the more you use the iron when you sew the better your project will turn out and it will be a lot easier to sew.

Sew along the 1” folded top hem following close to the folded edge. Pin the pocket in place. You will need to put on the apron and determine placement. Once placement is determined, pin it to the apron.

To apply the pocket stitch around the 2 sides and bottom with a straight stitch 1/16th inch from the folded edge and again inch inside of the first stitch line.

I’ve been using my apron for a while now and my tummy hasn’t gotten wet since – smiles!


Apron Before



Pocket Completed and on apron
Inside pocket is hand owel quarter folded


Apron Completed


On Point Purses
14 inches square using 5X5 designs

Need a pattern for this?
Indygo Junction has it #IJ798

Includes 12 designs for the 5x7 hoop.

Designs are 5x5 inches sqaure

The monochromatic designs have been resequenced for best sew out


Victoria’s Quilts

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$9.99 US

Includes 12 designs

All designs fit the 5x7 hoop.

These designs fit the 5x7 (125 x 175mm hoop). Design sizes are clearly marked. When ordering, be sure to order designs that will fit in your sewing machine hoop. As with any software, refunds and exchanges will not be made for designs purchased that are not appropriate for your machine.

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Alternate scalloped border


Monochromatic designs



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