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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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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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Shoo Box

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Shoo Box

Finished size: 63" x 86"

Blocks: Shoo-Fly and Shadow Box

Since this quilt is set on point, it uses large pieced setting triangles along the sides and pieced corner triangles. Careful fabric selection will enable a large purple star to emerge as a secondary design.

Fly oo

Sh

Materials: 42"-wide fabric

Assorted beiges

Green

Red

Purple (includes binding)

Backing

Batting

33⁄4 yards

1 yard

7⁄ 8 yard

3 yards

51⁄ 4 yards

68" x 91"

Sh

ad

ow

Cut the following 42"-long strips and pieces.

Cutting sizes are given in inches.

Bo x

C U T T I N G C H A RT

Fabric

Number of strips

Size

SHOO-FLY BLOCK

Beige

Green

Red

Purple

Size

Finished size: 8"

11

9

11

27⁄8

41⁄ 2

27⁄8

SHADOW BOX BLOCK

Beige

First Cut

Number

3

5

6

6

140

140

140

Make 35

27⁄8

27⁄8

x

21 ⁄ 2 x 41 ⁄ 2

27⁄8 x 27⁄8

Finished size 8"

41⁄ 2

33⁄4

21⁄2

47⁄8

24

48

96

48

Second Cut

Make 24

41⁄ 2 x 41⁄ 2

33⁄4 x 33⁄4

21⁄2 x 21⁄2

47⁄8 x 47⁄8

diagonally once diagonally once

Setting triangles (Make 20) and Corner triangles (Make 4)

Beige

Red

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1

2

1

1

1

1

2

33⁄8

33⁄4

37⁄8

2

23⁄8

27⁄8

21⁄4

20

20

2

4

4

10

20

17⁄8 x 33⁄8

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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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Kansas Windmill

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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

WINDMILL BLOCK (Continued)

Medium green

Light green

Light pink

Blue

Size

First Cut

Finished size 12"

6

3

2

6

21⁄ 2

Size

Number

Make 12

41⁄ 2

27⁄8

21 ⁄ 2

96

48

24

96

21⁄ 2 x 21⁄ 2

21⁄ 2 x 41⁄ 2

27⁄8 x 27⁄8

21⁄ 2 x 21⁄ 2

1

1

1

2

1

1

3

1

41⁄ 2

27⁄8

27⁄8

21 ⁄ 2

27⁄8

41 ⁄ 2

21⁄ 2

27⁄8

12

12

12

28

8

8

40

8

21⁄ 2 x 41⁄ 2

27⁄8 x 27⁄8

27⁄8 x 27⁄8

21⁄ 2 x 21⁄ 2

27⁄8 x 27⁄8

21⁄ 2 x 41⁄ 2

21⁄ 2 x 21⁄ 2

27⁄8 x 27⁄8

7

21⁄4

Pieced border

Medium green

Light pink

Blue

Bright pink

Binding

Bright pink

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

3. Sew the remaining units from step 1 to the top and bottom of the 41⁄ 2" light green center square.

Kansas Block

1. Refer to “Quick-Corner Triangles,” page

106, and position a 21⁄ 2" white square on a medium green 21⁄ 2" x 41⁄ 2" rectangle. Stitch to make a triangle corner.

Press. Repeat to make a white triangle on the opposite end. Make four.

2. Sew 21⁄ 2" bright pink squares on both sides of two of the units from step 1.

Make two.

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