On-Point Table Runner
Inspired by Royal Treatment from designer Debbie Maddy of Calico Carriage Designs
Quiltmaker: Kathleen Williams
- 1/3 yard panel print (blocks)
- 18x22" piece (fat quarter) black-and-white dot (blocks)
- 2/3 yards black-and-white print (setting and corner triangles)
- 1/2 yard black tone-on-tone (border)
- 3/8 yard black-and-white stripe (binding)
- 1-7/8 yards backing fabric
- 30x64" batting
Finished quilt: 21-1/2x55-1/2"
Finished block: 12" square
Quantities are for 44/45"-wide, 100% cotton fabrics. Measurements include 1/4" seam allowances. Sew with right sides together unless otherwise stated.
Cut pieces in the following order.
From panel print, fussy-cut:
- 3--8-1/2" squares
From black-and-white dot, cut:
- 3--4-1/2x12-1/2" rectangles
- 3--4-1/2x8-1/2" rectangles
From black-and-white print, cut:
- 1--18-1/4" square, cutting it diagonally twice in an X for 4 setting triangles total
- 2--9-3/8" squares, cutting each in half diagonally for 4 corner triangles total
From black tone-on-tone, cut:
- 4--2-1/2x26" strips for border
- 2--2-1/2x21-1/2" border strips
From black-and-white stripe, cut:
- 4--2-1/2x42" binding strips
1. Referring to Block Assembly Diagram, join a black-and-white dot 4-1/2x8-1/2" rectangle to right-hand edge of a fussy-cut 8-1/2" square.
2. Add black-and-white dot 4-1/2x12-1/2" rectangle to bottom edge of Step 1 unit to complete block. Press all seams toward rectangles. The block should be 12-1/2" square including seam allowances.
3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 to make three blocks total.
Assemble Table Runner Center
1. Referring to Table Runner Assembly Diagram, lay out blocks and black-and-white print setting triangles in three diagonal rows.
2. Sew together pieces in each row. Press seams toward setting triangles. Join rows; press seams in one direction. Add black-and-white print corner triangles to make table runner center; press seams toward corner triangles. The table runner center should be 17-1/2x51-1/2" including seam allowances.
1. Sew together two black tone-on-tone 2-1/2x26" strips to make a long border strip. The long border strip should be 2-1/2x51-1/2" including seam allowances. Using tip of iron, carefully press seam open. Repeat to make a second long border strip.
2. Join long border strips to long edges of table runner center. Press seams toward border.
3. Sew black tone-on-tone 2-1/2x21-1/2" border strips to short edges of table runner center to complete table runner top. Press as before.
Finish Table Runner
1. Layer table runner top, batting, and backing; baste.
2. Quilt as desired.
3. Bind with black-and-white stripe binding strips.