Free Pattern: Raye Lee

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Raye Lee

76” x 100”

Fabric Requirements:

Cream background – 1 1/4 yards

Brown star points – 7/8 yards

Blue square in a square – 1/2 yards

Large floral for star center— 3/8 yards*

Large print for setting square – 2 1/8 yards

Brown borders— 1 3/8 yards

Cream border— 1 1/4 yards

Binding— 3/4 yards

Backing— 6 1/4 yards

*If you wish to fussy cut the centers, use a larger yardage cut based on the scale of the print.

 

Cutting instructions:

From cream background fabric, cut:

(18) 5 1/2″ squares

(72) 4 1/2″ squares

From brown star points fabric, cut:

(36) 5 1/2″ squares

From blue square in a square fabric, cut:

(18) 5 1/2″ squares

From large floral for star center fabric, cut:

(18) 4 1/2″ squares

From large print setting square fabric, cut:

(17) 12 1/2″ squares

From brown borders fabric, cut:

(2) 2 1/2″ x 64 1/2″ (cut and assemble from width of fabric)

(2) 2 1/2″ x 84 1/2″ (cut and assemble from WOF)

(2) 2 1/2″ x 76 1/2″ (cut and assemble from WOF)

(2) 2 1/2″ x 96 1/2” (cut and assemble from WOF)

From cream border fabric, cut:

(2) 4 1/2″ x 72 1/2″ (cut and assemble from WOF)

 (2) 4 1/2″ x 88 1/2″ (cut and assemble from WOF)

 

Block instructions:

Draw a diagonal line across a 5 1/2″ cream background square. Layer with a brown 5 1/2″ square right sides together and sew a quarter inch to either side of the marked line. Cut apart and press to the brown. Repeat with a blue and a brown 5 1/2″ square.

   

Mark a cream and brown half square triangle (HST) on the diagonal, crossing the seam. Layer a cream and brown HST with a blue and brown HST right sides together and sew a quarter inch to either side of the marked line. Cut apart and press. Repeat with the other HSTs to make (4) quarter square triangles.

   

Size quarter square triangles to 4 1/2″. Check out this video for help sizing Quarter Square Triangles. 

Lay out the block as shown below. Sew in rows and press. Sew the rows together and press. Make 18 blocks.

      

Quilt assembly instructions:

Lay out star blocks and setting blocks and assemble in rows. Sew rows together.

Sew brown border 2 1/2″ x 84 1/2″ to sides of the quilt center and press. Sew brown border 2 1/2″ x 64 1/2″ to top and bottom of the quilt center and press.

Sew cream border 4 1/2″ x 88 1/2″ to sides of the quilt and press. Sew cream border 4 1/2″ x 72 1/2″ to top and bottom of the quilt and press.

Sew brown border 2 1/2″ x 96 1/2” to sides of the quilt and press. Sew brown border 2 1/2″ x 76 1/2″ to top and bottom of the quilt and press.

Quilt as desired and bind.

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