Fun Way to Fold a Fat Quarter of Fabric

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Here’s a fun way to fold at “fat quarter” fabric to give as gifts, or just for fun…

1. Lay your fat quarter out flat (this is some hand dyed fabric I’ve just finished and am giving as a gift)…

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2. Fold one long raw edge to the center…

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3. Fold the other raw edge to the center…

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4. Next fold in half along the same long edge, encasing the raw edges inside the fold…

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5. Fold one short raw edge to the center…

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6. then the other short raw edge, so they meet in the center…

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7. Fold one corner to the bottom edge

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8. Then the other corner to the bottom edge (they’ll meet in the center)

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9. Tuck one corner into the other corner and there you have it!

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10.  All the raw edges are encased within the folds, and it’s cute as can be! 🙂

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So, what do you think?    Do you have a fun way to fold your “fat quarters”?