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Color Blocking

Use the same print in a variety of hues to create an unexpected, yet cohesive, mix of colors. Fabrics are from the Textura collection by Susy Pilgrim Waters for P&B Textiles.


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Inspired by Petite Chic from designer Emily Herrick of Crazy Old Ladies

Quilt tester: Jan Ragaller



•    19—9×21" pieces (fat eighths) assorted orange, pink, green, blue, brown, and gray prints (blocks)

•    1⁄2 yard binding fabric

•    2-7⁄8 yards backing fabric

•    51×60" batting


Finished quilt: 43×51-1⁄2"

Finished block: 8-1⁄2" 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.