24 Aug Linked Pillow-Along: Construction
This post is part of the Linked Pillow-Along. If you are just joining, you can see the first post here, the supply list here and the cutting instructions here. Today we are making our pillow front. Tuesday next week (Aug 28) we’ll be quilting and Friday (Aug 31) we’ll be putting a zipper in the back and doing the binding.
Sew one white strip between two green
strips. Cut the remaining green
strip in half and sew a white strip between the two halves. Crosscut 17 2 1/2″ sections. (Note: You may not need the second piece if your fabric is wide enough).
section on two opposite sides of a blue square.
two remaining sides of the blue square.
section on the short sides of the 3 1/2″ x 2″ pieces. Sew a 4 1/2″ white section onto one
long side of the blue piece.
square on the top left corner, lay out the pillow as shown.
columns and the columns into the pillow top.
Have fun! Please add some pictures to the Flickr group so we can share our progress!