About this Quilt
Double Pinwheel Wall Hanging
Skill Level INTERMEDIATE
Finished Size 26″ x 26″
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Wine … 1/2 yard (includes binding)
Stripe …1/4 yard
Blue … 1/2 yard
Background … 1/2 yard
Backing … 7/8 yard
Batting … One square 30″ x 30″
… cut eight 3″ squares
… cut four strips 2″ x 14 1/2″
Cutting One-way Half Trapezoid
Place rectangles, right side of fabric up, on cutting mat. Using 45° angle line on the ruler, cut off lower right corner. CUT EXACTLY AS SHOWN IN DIAGRAM 1
Step 1. Stitch together pieces A – E as shown in Diagram II to make sub-unit. Make 4.
Step 2. Refer to Assembly Diagram for following steps. Sew 2 rows of 2 sub-units each. Sew rows together to make Double Pinwheel Block.
Step 3. Use 3″ squares to make pieced squares. On wrong side of lightest fabric, draw diagonal line. Sew 1/4″ seam on each side of marked line; cut apart on marked line. Press open to make pieced squares. Make 16.
Step 4. Sew together 4 pieced squares, watching orientation, to make pinwheel unit. Make 4. Add blue 3 7/8″ half-square triangle to each side of pinwheel unit to make corner sub-unit. Make 4.
Step 5. Refer to Assembly Diagram for following steps. Sew wine 12 1/2″ strips to Double Pinwheel Block. Stitch remaining wine strips to top and bottom of block. Sew together blue, stripe, and background 14 1/2″ strips to make pieced border. Make 4. Sew 2 to sides. Add corner sub-units to ends of remaining 2 pieced borders and sew to top/bottom.
Step 6. Layer, Baste, and Quilt. Bind with wine solid.