Wednesday, October 3, 2012

New Jersey

 
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We are quilting along with Barbara
Brackman's Block of the Week,
Grandmother's Choice.


What a coincidence! I am a Jersey Girl
AND I happen to be visiting my hometown
in NJ for a few weeks.


Fabric A: Dark Blue
2 - 4" squares, cut on the diagonal

Fabric B: Red Print
4 - 2 1/4" x 3 1/8" rectangle

Fabric C: Red
2 - 1 1/8" x 3 5/8" strips

Fabric D: Light Blue
3 - 3 7/8" squares, cut twice on the diagonal

Fabric E: Medium Blue
1 - 3" square, cut twice on the diagonal

Fabric F: Red
1 - 1 1/8" x 7 3/8"


Layout as shown and sew a Fabric D
triangle to each side of Fabric B rectangle.
Press seams to the inside.


Sew a Fabric E triangle to the bottom
of above unit. Press seam to the top.
Make 4.


Sew 2 of the above units to each side
of a Fabric C strip. Press seams to the
inside. Make 2.


Sew the above 2 units to each side of
a Fabric F strip. Press seams to the inside.


Sew a Fabric A triangle as shown to
each corner. Press seams to the outside.
Square to 8 1/2".

Check out everyones work on the Flickr site:

1 comment:

  1. Your New Jersey looks so fantastic.
    Liebe Grüße Grit

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