Use border prints to make a stunning runner!
Finished size is approximately 20" x 50".
It's a FRENZY of TRIANGLE FUN!
Cut some triangles, spin them around, rearrange them, sew them together.
Quilting cotton border print with four repeats across width of fabric - 1 yard.
Or for design flexibility and fussy cutting - 2 yards.
Or one 11" wide strip - 3 1/8 yards.
Finished size approximately 22" x 50" Size determined by actual strip width cut.
Batting and backing for 3-4" larger than the finished size.
No binding required, directions included for "pillowcase finish"
Cover samples made with:Chelsea (20266-92) from Northcott. Enchanted (5060-99) from Northcott.
Typical border print fabrics have four to eight repeats of 5 -11" wide sets of stripes and elements running the length of fabric.
Designs may use all four stripes, portions of 2-3 stripes, or one long strip. Narrower strips will require less fabric and make a smaller runner. Longer runner variations require more fabric.
60° triangle ruler Creative Grids (CGRT12560) recommended
Rotary cutter & mat
Basic sewing supplies
Walking foot optional
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