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Castle Weather

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Castle Weather

Finished size: 74" x 74"

Blocks: Weathervane and Aircastle

When the two blocks are placed next to one another, their lines create a zigzag pattern and the shapes appear to fit like puzzle pieces.

Materials: 42"-wide fabric

White (includes binding)

Light navy

Medium teal

Medium purple

Light multicolor

Dark navy

Dark teal

Backing

Batting

Aircastle

41⁄ 4 yards

15⁄ 8 yards

1 yard

1⁄3 yard

11⁄4 yards

1 yard

5⁄ 8 yard

41⁄ 2 yards

78" x 78"

Cut the following 42"-long strips and pieces. Cutting sizes are given in inches.

vane

Weather

C U T T I N G C H A RT

Fabric

Number of strips

Size

WEATHERVANE BLOCK

White

Light navy

Medium teal

Medium purple

4

10

4

4

7

2

Light navy

Light multicolor

Size

Finished size: 12"

27⁄8

21⁄ 2

27⁄8

21 ⁄ 2

41 ⁄ 2

41 ⁄ 2

AIRCASTLE BLOCK

White

First Cut

Number

52

156

52

52

52

13

Make 13

27⁄8

27⁄8

x

21⁄ 2 x 21⁄ 2

27⁄8 x 27⁄8

21⁄ 2 x 21⁄ 2

41⁄ 2 x 41⁄ 2

41⁄ 2 x 41⁄ 2

Finished size 12"

6

2

3

2

2

3

27⁄8

51 ⁄ 4

21 ⁄ 2

27⁄8

41 ⁄ 2

47⁄8

72

12

48

24

12

24

Second Cut

Make 12

27⁄8 x 27⁄8

51⁄4 x 51⁄4

21⁄ 2 x 21⁄ 2

27⁄8 x 27⁄8

41⁄ 2 x 41⁄ 2

47⁄8 x 47⁄8

48 diagonally once

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Neighbor Girl

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Neighbor Girl

Finished size: 58" x 58"

Blocks: Next Door Neighbor and Diamond Girl

By using a dark fabric in the large corner triangles of

Diamond Girl, you will create a secondary star pattern.

The large border triangles will complete the star.

Materials: 42"-wide fabric

White print

Assorted medium blue prints

Assorted medium green prints

Royal blue print (includes binding)

Teal print

Backing

Batting

Next Do or Neigh bor

21⁄ 2 yards

5⁄ 8 yard

5⁄ 8 yard

21⁄4 yards

3⁄4 yard

31⁄2 yards

62" x 62"

Cut the following 42"-long strips and pieces.

Cutting sizes are given in inches.

d Girl

Diamon

C U T T I N G C H A RT

Fabric

Number of strips

Size

NEXT DOOR NEIGHBOR BLOCK

White

Med. Blues

Med. Greens

7

4

2

2

2

2

Teal

Med. Blues

Med. Greens

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2

2

3

2

2

2

Size

Finished size: 8"

21⁄ 2

41⁄ 2

41⁄ 2

21⁄ 2

41⁄ 2

21⁄ 2

DIAMOND GIRL BLOCK

Royal Blue

White

First Cut

Number

104

52

26

26

26

26

Make 13

21⁄ 2

21⁄ 2

21⁄ 2

21⁄ 2

21⁄ 2

21⁄ 2

x x x x x x

21 ⁄ 2

41 ⁄ 2

41 ⁄ 2

21 ⁄ 2

41 ⁄ 2

21 ⁄ 2

Finished size 8"

47⁄8

41⁄2

37⁄ 8

47⁄ 8

21⁄ 2

21⁄ 2

12

12

24

12

24

24

Second Cut

Make 12

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Pine Burr Star

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Pine Burr Star

Finished size: 751⁄ 2" x 751⁄ 2"

Blocks: Pine Burr and Pieced Star

The elements of these two blocks create a diagonal, on-point secondary design. The Pieced Star’s colors are meant to be dominant to create the diagonal frames around the Pine Burr blocks.

Materials: 42"-wide fabric

Pieced S tar

33⁄4 yards

11⁄4 yards

21⁄4 yards

7⁄ 8 yard

5⁄ 8 yard

13⁄4 yards

1⁄ 2 yard

41⁄ 2 yards

79" x 79"

White

Yellow

Bright blue (includes binding)

Medium blue

Yellow print

Pink

Pink print

Backing

Batting

Cut the following 42"-long strips and pieces.

Cutting sizes are given in inches.

r

Pine Bur

C U T T I N G C H A RT

Fabric

Number of strips

PINe BURR BLOCK

White

Yellow

Bright blue

Medium blue

Yellow print

Yellow

Bright blue

First Cut

10

3

5

7

4

7

3

5

23 ⁄ 8

61⁄ 2

31⁄ 2

23 ⁄ 8

23 ⁄ 8

23⁄ 8

2

31⁄ 2

Make 13

156

13

52

104

52

104

52

52

Finished size 12"

5

5

5

5

2

61⁄ 2

31 ⁄ 2

2

Size

Number

Finished size: 12"

PIeCeD STAR BLOCK

White

Size

23⁄ 8 x 23⁄ 8

61⁄ 2 x 61⁄ 2

31⁄ 2 x 31⁄ 2

23⁄ 8 x 23⁄ 8

23⁄ 8 x 23⁄ 8

23⁄ 8 x 23⁄ 8

2x2

31⁄ 2 x 31⁄ 2

Make 12

48

48

31⁄ 2 x 61⁄ 2

31⁄ 2 x 31⁄ 2

Pine Burr Star

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Illinois Card Trick

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Illinois Card Trick

Finished size: 41" x 41"

Blocks: Card Trick and Illinois

These two well-fitted blocks form secondary light squares where their corners meet. The design in completed out into the border by repeating elements found in the blocks.

Materials: 42"-wide fabric

Card Tric k

11⁄4 yards

1⁄ 2 yard

11⁄4 yards

1⁄ 4 yard

1⁄ 4 yard

1⁄ 2 yard

5⁄ 8 yard

21⁄2 yards

45" x 45"

Light Beige

Red

Green (includes binding)

Dark Beige

Gold print

Orange

Floral print

Backing

Batting

Cut the following 42"-long strips and pieces.

Cutting sizes are given in inches.

Illinois

C U T T I N G C H A RT

Fabric

Number of strips

Size

CARD TRICK BLOCK

Light Beige

Red

Green

Dark Beige

Orange

Size

Finished size: 9"

1

1

1 from

1 from

1 from

1 from

above above above above

41⁄ 4

37⁄8

41⁄ 4

1

4 ⁄ 4 strip

41⁄ 4

1

4 ⁄ 4 strip

41⁄ 4

1

4 ⁄ 4 strip

41⁄ 4

1

4 ⁄ 4 strip

ILLINOIS BLOCK

Light Beige

First Cut

Number

5

10

3

5

3

5

3

5

3

5

Make 5

41⁄ 4 x 41⁄ 4

37⁄8 x 37⁄8

41⁄ 4 x 41⁄ 4

37⁄8 x 37⁄8

41⁄4 x 41⁄4

37⁄8 x 37⁄8

41⁄ 4 x 41⁄ 4

37⁄8 x 37⁄8

41⁄4 x 41⁄4

37⁄8 x 37⁄8

Finished size 9"

4

1

2

37⁄8

64

8

Second Cut

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Road to Ohio by Way of Montana

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C U T T I N G C H A RT ( c o n t i nu e d )

Fabric

Number of strips

ROAD TO MONTANA BLOCK (Continued)

Green floral

Gold

Brown

Size

First Cut

Size

Number

Finished size 12"

Make 17

9

5

3

41⁄ 2

68

41⁄ 2 x 41⁄ 2

21 ⁄ 2

41 ⁄ 2

17

41⁄ 2 x 41⁄ 2

8

9

8

9

11 ⁄ 2

3

1

21 ⁄ 4

Outside borders and binding

Green (border)

Green Floral (border)

Peach (border)

Brown (binding)

Press carefully after each step, following the direction of the pressing arrows.

4. Sew the units from step 3 together as shown. Make four.

Ohio Star Block

1. Sew a 21⁄ 2"-wide red strip and a 21⁄ 2"wide beige strip together lengthwise. Cut crosswise into 21⁄ 2" segments. Cut four.

5. Sew two units from step 2 to one unit from step 4 as shown. Make two.

2. Sew one unit from step 1 to a 21⁄ 2" x

41⁄ 2" beige rectangle. Make four.

3. Refer to “Directional Triangles,” page

105, and position a 51⁄ 4" beige square on a 51⁄ 4" green square. Stitch to the right of the drawn line, cut, and press.

Make two to create eight directional triangles.

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6. Sew the remaining two units from step

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