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Old 02-05-2012, 03:45 PM
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Those are wonderful. I have saved all the instructions. I am glad that I didn't try this one today. I have been feeling blah all day.
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Old 02-05-2012, 03:49 PM
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Originally Posted by sharon b View Post
The layout is wrong on this quilt. She needs to switch places with blocks 3 & 4 and the colors will flow.
 
Old 02-05-2012, 04:01 PM
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Originally Posted by Caroline S View Post
Susan, I am now on Clue #5, the Assembly. The original instructions said to make 6 block number 2s. Your labeled items says 2. When I look at the layout diagram I see 6 Block 2s. Also I cannot find the original cutting instructions for the 6 1/2" and 12 1/2 inch squares for the triangles. Did I miss something?
I think you missed something. There are 6 side triangles cut out of background fabric. To get those the directions say:
Cut 1 Strip 12 x WOF
Sub cut 2 – 12 x 12 squares
Sub cut these in half on the diagonal both ways. This will give you 8 total triangles, we will be using 6 These are for the side triangles. I think the sub cut is the step you may have missed. the next step was to cut 2 6 1/2 squares from the remaining fabric and then cut them on the diagonal. That will give you 4 smaller triangles for the corners

You do need to make 6 block #2 and I see where your confusion is. You are supposed to label each set of blocks, no matter how many you make of that block, with the block number. So block #1 will have a label on each that say "block 1" Block #2 will have a label on all 6 that say Block 2 and so on.

Does that make since?
 
Old 02-05-2012, 04:05 PM
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I like the light and dark! Nice job!
 
Old 02-05-2012, 04:07 PM
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Here is mine laid out- wish the colors were more true ....
Sharon, I have to say that I am pleasantly surprised! When I first saw your color choices, I was not sure how the print would read, but it turned out very nice!
 
Old 02-05-2012, 04:10 PM
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Sharon those are beautiful. Fabriclovr you must be so proud. I will test for you anytime!
I am very proud! I accept your offer and I will get in touch with you when I have the instructions written for "I guess that's why they call it the Blues" Labor Day Mystery, Monday, September 3rd.
 
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Oh my!!! Such a beautiful quilt and pattern! I didn't find it until the day was almost over, but I am going to print it out and will be doing it soon! Please let me know about the Labor day quilt! I am definitely in! Will probably be at our sons in Rochester, NY so it will be perfect...DH and DS will keep each other occupied and I can quilt, quilt, quilt!!!
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Old 02-05-2012, 04:38 PM
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Originally Posted by Caroline S View Post
Thanks Susan. I am cutting the triangles now. Attached it the block layout less the triangles.
Looks good but blocks 6 & 7 need to trade places
 
Old 02-05-2012, 04:44 PM
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Fabriclovr- Dad wants to know what is going on for Memorial Day ? LOL

Mom said too late already all sewn together
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Old 02-05-2012, 05:22 PM
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Originally Posted by sharon b View Post
Fabriclovr- Dad wants to know what is going on for Memorial Day ? LOL

Mom said too late already all sewn together
Tell mom, the pattern is not right the way she has it, but if she likes it that way, its her quilt and her design choice

Tell dad, humm, that's an idea and look at your PM's
 
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