Notes WOF = width of fabric. WOFQ = width of fabric cut from a fat quarter or fat eighth – cut from selvedge to centre cut. FQ = fat quarters. BKG = BKG. HST = half- square triangles. Seam allowances are ¼in, unless otherwise stated. Press after each seam. Press seams open, unless otherwise instructed. Press all fabrics well before cutting. * We used more prints for greater variety. Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q 5in and seventy-two (72) 8in lengths. Ten (10) 2½in x WOF strips, subcut into thirty- six (36) 4½in and twenty-four (24) 10½in lengths. Four (4) 1in x WOF strips, subcut into four (4) 6in, four (4) 6½in and eight (8) 10½in. Q Q triangles being created in these diagrams – take care that half your triangles are made according to the one on the left, and the other half according to the one on the right. in aligning the strips with straight lines on your cutting mat and the ruler with the 45- degree line, and cutting strips 2in wide. Fig 1, 5 Cut the border fabric into seven (7) 5½in x WOF strips, sewn endto- end and cut into two (2) 62½in and two (2) 72½in lengths. 9 Sew a 3in BKG triangle to one (1) side of each of the diamonds, trim away excess fabric ( and Sew a 3½in BKG triangle to an adjacent side of the diamond and trim away excess fabric ( there are two (2) different 10 Sew the two (2) pieces made in step 9 to either side of a 1½in x 8in BKG strip ( and 6 7 Cut the backing fabric into two (2) equal lengths. 3). Fig 2 6). Fig 5 Fig 4). Cut the binding fabric into seven (7) 2½in x WOF strips. Note: Making the star blocks 8 Cut six (6) 2in wide 45- degree diamonds from each of the dark teal 2in x WOFQ strips as shown Fig 5 Fig 2 Fig 3 2 in Fig 6 Fig 1 Fig 4 31 Join us at www.gathered.how/todaysquilter
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