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Pleasantville

American Quilter Magazine 2016 Row by Row quilt, Pleasantville, by Kimberly Einmo

Fabric Requirements

pleasantville fabric requirements

Requirements are based on 42″ usable width of the fabric.

  • Background – 5 ¼ yards
  • Assorted prints for blocks – 18 to 20 fat quarters minimum
  • Binding – ¾ yard
  • Backing – 84″ x 96″
  • Batting – 84″ x 96″

Cutting for quilt borders, sashing, and binding. (Note: Set aside to use later for quilt assembly)

Background – These strips are cut parallel to the selvage:

  • 2 strips 4 ½” x 80 ½” for outer border sides
  • 2 strips 4 ½” x 76 ½” for outer border top/bottom
  • 2 strips 2 ½” x 71 ½” for inner border sides
  • 2 strips 3″ x 64 ½” for inner border top/bottom
  • 6 strips 2″ x 60 ½” for sashing between rows

Binding: 9 strips 2½” x WOF for 338″ of continuous binding.

Pleasantville – A Series Row Quilt

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