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Old 05-14-2019, 08:53 AM
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Please explain what to do at Quick Links to get this thread to come up. I'm going to do RW&B with some gold thrown in. I was given a bunch of 2.5 inch squares in these colors.
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Old 05-14-2019, 10:21 AM
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Old 05-14-2019, 10:32 AM
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2.5" squares? I may join in. Just finishing up a scrappy big quilt that used a lot of my blue 2.5"s, but I have lots of other colors. It makes so much more sense to have these in a quilt rather than stacks in a box!
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Old 05-14-2019, 11:07 AM
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Can't wait to hear more!
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Old 05-14-2019, 11:25 AM
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Love this Scrappy Irish Chain
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Old 05-14-2019, 07:43 PM
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Let the fun begin.
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Old 05-15-2019, 03:13 AM
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Looking forward to pulling some bright fabrics out of my stash for this one. Just gotta decide on my background fabric.
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Old 05-15-2019, 03:52 AM
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I think I'm going to be in. I have so many scraps to use up. Once I get some instructions I'll spend an evening cutting 2 1/2" squares.
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Old 05-15-2019, 05:00 AM
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Could we have some more info? Pattern we will be using? Start date?
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Old 05-15-2019, 07:51 AM
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Our quilt blocks will be 10 1/2" unfinished & 10" finished, based on 2 1/2" squares.scrappy-irish-chain-blocks-2-2018_12_26-16_09_53-utc-.jpg

In our main scrappy block, please pay attention to the 4 background squares! Makes a huge difference in the layout. In the above picture, it's the 4 white squares.

Here are the details for our background blocks. For each block, you need:
4 scrappy blocks in the corners.
From your background fabric:
one 6 1/2" x 10 1/2" rectangle piece
two strips 2 1/2" x 6 1/2"

Sew according to the diagram.

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