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Retro Zigzags

For a fresh take on classic feminine prints, arrange pink and turquoise florals in a zigzag pattern. Tie the varied prints together with a large floral border. Fabrics are from the Veranda collection by Verna Mosquera for FreeSpirit.


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Inspired by Pixie Sticks from designer Sandy Klop of American Jane Patterns
Quilt tester: Laura Boehnke

17—1⁄4-yard pieces assorted florals in teal, dark green, light green, dark pink, and light pink (rows)
1⁄2 yard pink paisley (row, inner border)
1-1⁄8 yards teal floral (outer border)
5⁄8 yard solid teal (binding)
3-1⁄4 yards backing fabric
57x68" batting
Acrylic ruler with 45 degree marking

Finished quilt: 48-1⁄2x59-1⁄4"

Quantities are for 44/45"-wide, 100% cotton fabrics.
Measurements include 1/4" seam allowances. Sew with right sides together unless otherwise stated.