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Hot and Cold Wall Hanging

Mix hot and cool colors in a large wall hanging. A fiery border offsets the calming sea of blues in the center. Fabrics are from the Watercolor Parade collection and Sumatra batik collection, both from Blank Quilting.

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Inspired by Best in Show from designer Mary Elizabeth Kinch
Quilt tester: Laura Boehnke

2⁄3 yard aqua tone-on-tone (blocks)
1⁄4 yard each of green batik, lime green batik, and orange-and-pink batik (blocks)
1⁄2 yard fuchsia-and-orange print (blocks, border)
3⁄8 yard purple batik (blocks)
1 yard aqua batik (setting square and triangles, corner triangles)
1-7⁄8 yards dark blue batik (border, binding)
3-1⁄2 yards backing fabric
61" square batting

Finished quilt: 53" square
Finished blocks: 14" 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.