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Seaside Cottage

Kick back and relax! Precut bundles make it easy to create a scrappy throw that’s perfect for lying out on the beach or keeping cozy on crisp evenings.

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Add Inner Border

1.    Cut and piece white floral 1-1⁄2×42" strips to make:

•    2—1-1⁄2×64-1⁄2" inner border strips

•    2—1-1⁄2×58-1⁄2" inner border strips

 

2.    Add long inner border strips to side edges of quilt center. Join short inner border strips to remaining edges. Press seams toward inner border.

 

Add Pieced Border

From assorted scraps, cut:

•    58—2-1⁄2×4-1⁄2" rectangles

 

1.    Aligning long edges, join 29 assorted 2-1⁄2×4-1⁄2" rectangles to make a pieced border. Repeat to make a second pieced border. Each pieced border should be 4-1⁄2×58-1⁄2" including seam allowances.

2.    Sew pieced borders to top and bottom edges of quilt center. Press seams toward inner border.

 

Add Middle Border

1.    Cut and piece red floral 2-1⁄2×42" strips to make:

•    2—2-1⁄2×74-1⁄2" middle border strips

•    2—2-1⁄2×62-1⁄2" middle border strips

 

2.    Add long middle border strips to side edges of quilt center. Join short middle border strips to top and bottom edges. Press seams toward middle border.

 

Add Outer Border

1.    Cut and piece white floral 4-1⁄2×42" strips to make:

•     2—4-1⁄2×78-1⁄2" outerborder strips

•    2—4-1⁄2×70-1⁄2" outerborder strips

 

2.    Add long outer border strips to side edges of quilt center. Join short outer border strips to top and bottom edges to complete quilt top. Press seams toward outer border.