By Gerri Robinson
Esteemed development fashion designer Gerri Robinson exhibits the best way to flip usual precut materials into awesome tasks for domestic decor.
Find 18 engaging patchwork styles that use five» and 10» squares, 2½» strips, fats quarters, and fats eighths
Create vintage designs and open up new chances in your favourite precuts in attaining a managed or scrappy look
Get plenty of concepts with crowd pleasing initiatives in numerous sizes, together with mattress and lap quilts, framed items, pillows, and cushions.
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Make a total of four assorted-print units. 4 Sew four cream 2½" squares to one print 4½" square to make a square-in-a-square unit. The unit should measure 4½" square. Make a total of four units. 5 Sew four 2½" assorted squares together to make a four-patch unit. Press the seam allowances in the directions indicated. The unit should measure 4½" square. Assembling the Quilt Top 1 Lay out one print 2½" square, one cream 2½" square, and 14 half-square-triangle units in four rows, making sure to orient the units as shown.
Make a total of four blocks. 5 Lay out the blocks in two rows of two blocks each, rotating them as shown. Join the blocks into rows. Press the seam allowances in opposite directions from row to row. Join the rows and press the seam allowances in one direction. The cushion top should measure 16½" square. Finishing the Cushion 1 Layer the cushion top with the batting and the 18" square of muslin. Baste the layers together. Quilt as desired. 2 Trim the backing and batting even with the edges of the cushion top.
FINISHED QUILT: 68½" x 68½" FINISHED BLOCK: 4" x 4" Materials Yardage is based on 42"-wide fabric unless otherwise noted. 40 squares, 9" x 9", of bright prints for center block and borders* 1¾ yards of white solid for borders 2 yards of navy print for outer border and binding 4½ yards of fabric for backing 78" x 78" piece of batting *You can use the leftover fabrics from “Summer Time” on page 54. Cutting From the assorted bright squares, cut a total of: 352 squares, 2½" x 2½" From the lengthwise grain of the white solid, cut: 2 strips, 4½" x 56½" 2 strips, 4½" x 48½" 2 strips, 4½" x 40½" 2 strips, 4½" x 32½" 2 strips, 4½" x 24½" 2 strips, 4½" x 16½" From the lengthwise grain of the navy print, cut: 2 strips, 6½" x 60" 2 strips, 6½" x 72" 4 strips, 2½" x 72" Making the Center Block 1 Sew four bright 2½" squares together to make a Four Patch block.
A cut above: turn charm squares, strips, and more into beautiful patchwork by Gerri Robinson