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  1. Elisabrat's Medallion Style Quilt Along!

    by , 02-01-2014 at 09:29 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by jaba View Post
    This next one is called herringbone. Use 3 1/2" x 6 1/2" rectangle and 3 1/2" squares. Complete instructions for this border are found on the Quilters Cache website.
    This was my odd size row that I needed to find the extra 2" somewhere, so in the centers of each side and the corners, I used the waste triangles from the rectangle pieces, sewed a 2 x 5" strip to each side and a 1 1/4 x 8" strip to the top and bottom to make the block. 6 1/2 x 6 1/2" blocks
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  2. Elizabrat's Medallion Quilt A Long

    by , 02-01-2014 at 09:27 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by jaba View Post
    Both of the borders this month are 6 1/2" unfinished. This is called the friendship star. For each star you will need:
    1- 2 1/2 x 2 1/2" square for the center (brown)
    4- 2 1/2 x 2 1/2" squares for each corner (swirly fabric)
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  3. Elisabrat's Medallion Style Quilt Along!

    by , 02-01-2014 at 09:26 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Elisabrat View Post
    now a pic of a single diamond or a double diamond.. these work with quilts that divide best in odd number sets .. if your quilt does not give you an even number when you divide it by either 2 or 3 you will need to chose something like this so your ends are all the same I think.. (don't quote me lay them out to be sure!)
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    ok a picture of the square in a square you can also make :
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    and last what
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  4. Elisabrat's Medallion Style Quilt Along!

    by , 02-01-2014 at 09:24 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Elisabrat View Post
    Rodney how every kind of you. I sit here unable to sleep, knowing I am a few minutes shy of the first thinking might as well post it now and well maybe sleep til 5 am! whoot whoot! lol ok here it goes expect me to get it wrong in words but think my photos show it all.

    I am starting with 2.5 inch squares. This is a personal choice and well it divided rather well into my quilt size where I am at at 28.5" you will want to see.. does your quilt do better with 2.5 or 3.5 .. two
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  5. Border size

    by , 11-25-2011 at 04:47 PM
    These are suggestions because there are so many these will be huge .


    Round 1- 3---finished size of border when you send it would be 3 "- seam
    Round 2-4"---finished size of border when you send it would be 4"-seam
    Round 3-5"---finished size of border when you send it would be 5"-seam
    Round 4-6"---finished size of border when you send it would be 6"-seam
    Round 5-7"---finished size of border when you send it ...
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