CRAIG’S HST ON POINT
Finished Quilt Size 62X62
Fabric Requirements: The Sample is made with Sandy Gervais layer cake and 1.1 m beige cut into 25 10X10 squares.
8 Green 10X10, 8 Red 10X10, 9 Black 10X10, 25 beige 10X10
OPTION TO increase quilt SIZE to 77X77
Inner border .4m
Outer border 1.25m
Layer 8 green, 8 red, and 9 black 10X10 squares with the 25 beige 10X10 squares. Layer right sides together.
Sew ¼” all the way around the outside of your layered squares. Make 25.
Cut squares from corner to corner. Press open. You will now have 100 HST.
Use those half square triangles to create the rows and columns of your quilt. You will have 10 across by 10 down. Arrange by following our picture below. See colour version
OPTIONAL BORDERS Cut borders: 6 – 2”X width of fabric (WOF) from your inner border fabric. 7 – 6 ½”X WOF.
Take the 7 – 2” strips you have set aside for inside borders. Add to top and bottom then sides.
Tip! Measure through quilt length in 3 places. Take the average measurement and cut 2 – 1 ½” strips to that length. Pin on sides of quilt making it fit. Sew. Press. Repeat with the width of fabric.
Take the 7 – 6 1/2” strips you have set aside for outside borders. Repeat measuring and sewing technique described above. Sew and press.