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Saturday, November 24, 2012

Honoring Women's Rights ~ Week 13

Everybody's Favorite
 
 
We are quilting along with Barbara Brackman's
Block of the Week, Grandmother's Choice
 
 
Fabric Requirements:
 
Fabric A:
8 - red 2" squares
4 - fussy cut blue 2" squares
 
Fabric B:
4- red & white 2" x 2 1/2" rectangles
 
Fabric C:
4 - blue 2 5/8" x 3 1/8" rectangles
 
Fabric D:
1 - red & white 3 1/4" square,
cut twice on the diagonal
 
Fabric E:
1 - red fussy cut 2 5/8" square
 
 
Make Center:
Layout units as shown and sew
together in 3 strips.  Press seams
to the red fabrics.
 
 
Sew 3 strips together as shown.
 
 
Trim block to 5 1/2".
 
 
Layout remaining pieces as shown
and sew together to make top & bottom
and side units.  Press seams to the dark
red fabric.
 
 
Finish block by sewing on the side pieces,
press seams to the outside.  Then sew on
the top and bottom units and press seams
to the outside.  Square to 8 1/2".
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2 comments:

  1. Another winner. Thanks for the instructions.

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  2. Perfect as ever!!! Thanks for your efforts! And your fabric choice is wonderful, I wonder how the quilt will look like!!!

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