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Thread: cathedrial window quilt

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    cathedrial window quilt

    i am wanting to make a cathedrial window quilt i want to fussy cut the centers to 3 1/4 in does anyone know how i can figure out what size to cut the squares that i have to fold so the 3 1/4 in will work in there

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    what size are you starting with that leaves the 3 NS 1/4 in center?

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    Here is directions that may give you a start. http://www.ehow.com/how_2225544_cath...lt-square.html
    It starts with a 12.5 inch square for the 'background' and a 4 inch square for the 'focal' fabric. Good luck!

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    thanks i want my focal fabric to be 3.25 so maybe a 12 in sq i need to be kind of precise because the focal fabric i am going to use is a cheater dear jane so it is blocks so i want to whole block to show i guess i could just try one and see just did not know if anyone knew the forumla

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    Don't use your focus fabric, use scraps until you have it right.
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