Candy Swirl Mini Christmas Tree Skirt

Project #14900

Capture the sights of the season in every merry detail. This sweet tree skirt is just some of the holiday décor in store for you from Sizzix.

Fabric Requirements:

YardageFabricCutting Instructions
1 1/2 yd Green Christmas printCut (20) Dresden Plate blades
Cut (1) 22" Circle for backing
Fat 1/8Solid whiteCut (7) 4" Circles*
Fat 1/8Red printCut (7) Candy Swirls*
22" Round Batting
1 packageLightweight fusible adhesive
1 package Red rick-rack


  • Finished Size: 21" x 21"
  • All seam allowances are 1/4" unless noted.
  • Fat 1/8 = approximately 9" x 22"
  • * = Adhere fusible adhesive to back of fabric before die-cutting the shapes.

Assembling the Project:

  1. Sew 20 Dresden Plate blades together to form a circle. Do not sew the first and last blades together. Press the seams to one side.
  2. Pin rick-rack around the perimeter of the top.
  3. Place the 22" Circle backing face-to-face with the topper.
  4. Place the batting on top of the backing.
  5. Carefully sew the layers together.
  6. Flip inside-out.
  7. Stitch around the perimeter.
  8. Layer a Candy Swirl over a 4" Circle.
  9. Place the Candies evenly around the background circle. Heat fuse in place with an iron. Stitch around, as desired.
  10. Tack 8" of rick-rack at the top and bottom of the first and last blades to form ties.

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