Inspired by A Bit of History from designer Ann Hermes
Quilt tester: Jan Ragaller
• 1⁄4 yard total assorted white prints (blocks, border)
• 3⁄4 yard total each assorted red, green, gray, yellow, and blue prints (blocks, border)
• 1⁄3 yard binding fabric
• 5⁄8 yard backing fabric
• 20×26" batting
Finished quilt:15-1⁄2 ×21"
Finished block: 3" square
Yardages and cutting instructions are based on 42" of usable fabric width.
Measurements include 1⁄4" seam allowances. Sew with right sides together unless otherwise stated.
Press seams in directions indicated by arrows on diagrams. If no direction is specified, press seams toward darker fabric.