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Hope Grows

Bring spring into any space with this appliqué wall hanging. Use freezer paper to prepare pieces for machine appliqué.

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Assemble and Add Borders


1. Pair each light pink dot, light pink stripe, and assorted light print triangle with a red floral, purple plaid, or assorted dark print triangle. Sew together each pair to make 228 triangle-squares total (Diagram 2). Press seams toward darker print triangles. Each triangle-square should be 2-1/2" square including seam allowances.

2. Referring to Quilt Assembly Diagram, sew together 10 triangle-squares in a row to make a short border No. 1 strip. Repeat to make a second short border No. 1 strip. Join 12 triangle-squares in a row to make a long border No. 1 strip. Repeat to make a second long border No. 1 strip. Press all seams in one direction.

3. Sew short border No. 1 strips to opposite edges of quilt center. Add long border No. 1 strips to remaining edges. Press all seams toward quilt center.

4. Sew short red floral border No. 2 strips to opposite edges of quilt center. Add long red floral border No. 2 strips to remaining edges. Press all seams toward border No. 2.
Referring to Quilt Assembly Diagram, sew together 18 triangle-squares to make a short border No. 3 strip. Repeat to make a second short border No. 3 strip. Join 20 triangle-squares to make a long border No. 3 strip. Repeat to make a second long border No. 3 strip. Press all seams in one direction.

5. Sew short border No. 3 strips to opposite edges of quilt center. Add long border No. 3 strips to remaining edges. Press all seams toward border No. 2.

6. Sew the short light pink stripe border No. 4 strips to opposite edges of quilt center. Add long light pink stripe border No. 4 strips to remaining edges. Press all seams toward border No. 4.

7. Referring to Quilt Assembly Diagram, sew together 26 triangle-squares to make a short border No. 5 strip. Repeat to make a second short border No. 5 strip. Join 28 triangle-squares to make a long border No. 5 strip. Repeat to make a second long border No. 5 strip. Press all seams in one direction.

8. Sew short border No. 5 strips to opposite edges of quilt center. Add long border No. 5 strips to remaining edges. Press all seams toward border No. 4.

Cut and piece red floral 6-1/2x42" strips to make:
2—6-1/2x681/2" border No. 6 strips
2—6-1/2x56-1/2" border No. 6 strips

9. Sew short red floral border No. 6 strips to opposite edges of quilt center. Add long red floral border No. 6 strips to remaining edges to complete quilt top. Press all seams toward border No. 6.

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