Assemble Quilt Top
1. Referring to Quilt Assembly Diagram, lay out blocks in three rows; sew together. Press seams in one direction, alternating direction with each row.
2. Join rows to make quilt center; press seams in one direction. The quilt center should be 27-1/2" square including seam allowances.
3. Sew navy blue stripe 2-1/2x27-1/2" border strips to opposite edges of quilt center. Add navy blue stripe 2-1/2x31-1/2" border strips to remaining edges to complete quilt top. Press all seams toward border.