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Project: I Love You More Table Runner

Just the right size for your summertime table, the I Love You More runner filled with hearts will be cherished by all of your guests. Enjoy this exclusive project by Me and My Sister Designs.

Fabric Requirements

6, 5 x 5 – inch squares of blue prints for hearts

              (Back Porch – 22391-12, 22392-22, 22393-12, 22396-13, 22397-22 and 22398-22)

6, 7 x 9 – inch rectangles of light red prints for blocks

              (Back Porch – 22391-13, 22392-13, 22393-13, 22394-13, 22397-11 and 22398-13)

6, 10 x 13 – inch rectangles of dark red prints for blocks

               (Back Porch – 22391-11, 22392-11, 22393-11, 22394-11, 22396-11 and 22397-24)

14 yard white solid for hearts

              (Bella Solid 9900-98)

⅓ yard of fabric for binding

             (Back Porch – 22398-12)

112 yards of blue print for backing

             (Back Porch – 22392-23)

 

OLFA Tools

Splash Navy 24″ x 36″ Double-Sided Rotary Mat

Splash 45mm Ergonomic Handle Rotary Cutter

6″ x 24″ Frosted Acrylic Ruler (QR-6X24)

5 Precision Smooth Edge Scissors

 

Cutting Instructions

Blocks

From each blue for hearts:

  • Cut 2, 212 x 412 – inch rectangles — keep like prints together.

From white solid for hearts:

  • Cut 1, 112 x 42 – inch strip
  • From this strip cut 24, 112 x 112 – inch squares

Cut 1, 212 x 42 – inch strip

  • From this strip cut 12, 212 x 212 – inch squares

From each light red for blocks:

  • Cut 1, 612 x 812 – inch rectangle

From each dark red for blocks:

  • Cut 2, 212 x 1212 – inch rectangles
  • 1, 212 x 412 – inch rectangle and
  • 1, 412 x 612 – inch rectangle — keep like prints together

Binding

From blue print for binding:

  • Cut 4, 214 x 42 – inch strips

Making the blocks

Use 14 – inch seam allowance throughout, a small stitch length, and press seams open.

  1. Draw a diagonal line from corner to corner on the wrong side of the 24, 112 x 112– inch white solid squares and 12, 212 x 212 – inch white solid squares
  • For each heart you will need:
    • 2, 212 x 412 – inch matching blue print rectangles
    • 4, 112 x 112 – inch white solid squares
    • 2, 212 x 212 – inch white solid squares
  1. With right sides facing, layer 1, 112 x 112 – inch white square on the corner of each 212 x 412 – inch blue print rectangle as shown. Stitch on drawn line.  Trim seam allowance to 14 – inch. Flip and press.

  1. With right sides facing, layer a second 112 x 112 – inch white square on the adjacent corner of each 212 x 412 – inch blue print rectangle as shown. Stitch on drawn line. Trim seam allowance to 14 – inch. Flip and press.

  1. With right sides facing, layer a 212 x 212 – inch white square on the lower right corner of one of the 212 x 412 – inch blue print rectangles and on the lower left corner of the other 212 x 412 – inch blue print rectangle as shown. Stitch on drawn lines. Trim seam allowances to 14 – inch. Flip and press.

  1. Arrange and sew into a heart as shown.

  1. Block measures 412 x 412 Make 1 heart from each blue for a total of 6 hearts.
  • For each block you will need:
    • 1, 412 x 412 – inch blue heart
    • 2, 212 x 1212 – inch dark red print rectangles
    • 1, 212 x 412 – inch matching dark red print rectangle
    • 1, 412 x 612 – inch matching dark red print rectangle and
    • 1, 612 x 812 – inch light red print rectangle

 

  1. Arrange and sew into a block as shown.

  1. Make 6 blocks. Block measures 1812 x 812 – inches.

 

Table Runner Assembly

Rows

  1. Rotate, arrange, and sew 6 blocks into a table runner as shown in diagram. Table runner measures 1812 x 4812 – inches.

Finishing

  1. Layer, baste, hand or machine quilt, trim, and add binding.

Download the full directions: I-Love-You-More-PDF-PRINT.

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