Here's the finished quilt. It measures 22-1/2" square.
|Layered, Quilted and Bound|
Or you can make your own template using a 3-1/2" square ruler.
|Make your own template|
|Winterscapes 5" square Charm Pack|
The pink, red and blue squares can be replaced with pure red fabrics and the light green, dark green and light blue fabrics can be replaced by pure green fabrics. The white squares form a cross in the center and cornerstones in this configuration. The whole block is then surrounded by a 3-1/2" border.
|Red, White and Green Fabric Configuration|
|Placement of the Li'l Twister ruler|
Once all the 3-1/2" squares are cut and placed on the design wall, the pinwheels (a.k.a. whirlygigs) become noticeable.
|Cut squares are placed on work surface|
|Prepare to join unit 1 to unit 2|
|Pin unit 1 to unit 2|
|Leave sewn units under the presser foot|
|Work from top to bottom, left to right|
|Chain sew the units to maintain order|
Continue in this manner until the first two columns are worked.
|First two columns on the left are removed from design wall|
Do this for all the units from column 3.
|Pin units from column 3 to units from column 2|
|Columns are chain-sewn|
|All the rows are sewn down|
|Horizontal borders are attached|
|Multi-colored rickrack sewn along seams|
|Quilting on back of quilt|
|Perfect mitered corners|
|Binding is machine sewn on the back|