Assemble Quilt Top
1. Lay out four 4x8-1/2" rectangles, seven 3x8-1/2" rectangles, and five 2-1/2x8-1/2" rectangles from assorted light and medium prints in a row. Join rectangles to make a side border strip; press seams in one direction. The strip should be 8-1/2x42" including seam allowances. Repeat to make a second side border strip.
2. Referring to photograph, sew together six Double Four-Patch blocks to make top border strip. Press seams in one direction. The border strip should be 8-1/2x48-1/2" including seam allowances. Repeat to make bottom border strip.
3. Sew side border strips to long edges of preprinted 32-1/2x42" panel. Add top and bottom border strips to remaining edges of panel to complete quilt top. Press all seams toward panel.