A quick project for you and your kids – just in case you have a spare afternoon in the busy lead up to Christmas!

This is a fabulous project for using up scraps and very child friendly as there is no need to measure at all. Just sew and trim.

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And yes we enjoy sewing in our pyjamas! Actually this was at about 7.30 am on a Sunday morning when Amelie woke me up as she was so excited about our sewing morning!

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Start by picking out strips of green fabric for your tree. Arrange them in a tree shape and choose strips of white fabric to sew to each side of each of the green strips.

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Sew each row and trim.

Sew the rows together. Trim and sew white strips to the top and bottom of the tree. Trim to your desired size. Use for placemats, a pillow cover, quilt blocks…!!