America the Beautiful - Part 1 of 6
We are proud to present our 2011 series sampler quilt, a patriotic beauty that's fun to make and inspiring to display.
Skill Level INTERMEDIATE
Finished Size72½˝ x 92½˝
Jane used assorted fabrics from her stash to make this quilt.
A kit of similar fabrics for quilt top and binding is available while supplies last for $169.15 ppd. (MO residents, $181.62 ppd.) from Homestead Hearth, 105 N. Coal, Mexico, MO 65265; 573-581-1966; homesteadhearth.com. Please specify featured (pink/blue) or country-colors (green/brown) version when ordering.
This quilt is shown in a country colors (green/brown) alternate colorway.
Assorted creams 3 5/8-4 yds. total
Assorted golds ¾-1yd. total
Assorted blues 1¼-1½ yds. total
Assorted pinks 1¼-1½ yds. total
Assorted browns 1-1 1/8 yds. total
Assorted greens 2-2½ yds. total
Purple print (mountains) 1 fat quarter**
Pink print (inner border) 1 yd.
Brown texture (middle border) ¾ yd.
Brown print (pieced border, binding) 2 yds.
Cream print (pieced border) 1 1/8 yds.
Backing (piece lengthwise) 5¾ yds.
Batting size 82˝ x 102˝
*Fabric requirements are for the entire quilt.
**A fat quarter is an 18˝ x 20-22˝ cut of fabric.
This quilt is fully patterned in the McCall’s Quilting issue below. Click here to purchase a copy.
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