Dress up your table with this variation of a New York Beauty block. A bit of sewing experience is recommended for curved seams, but the results are spectacular!
Spikes are foundation-pieced.
Please choose ACTUAL SIZE from the print options to ensure that your templates print to the correct size.
Finished Size: Centrepiece:30" x 30" (75cm x 75cm)
Placemat: 15-3/4" x 18-1/4" (39.5cm x 45.6 cm)
Materials Required: (115cm cottons)
assorted prints totalling .4m for spikes
.4m (1/2 yard) for quarter circle centres
.75m (7/8 yard) ecru
.25m(1/4 yard) for inner block centres
3.2m (3-1/2 yards) bias binding
.9m (1 yard) backing
.9m (1 yard) batting
For One Placemat:
assorted prints totalling .3m (1/3 yard)for spikes
.25m(1/4 yard) ecru
.25m(1/4 yard) for centres
1.75m (2 yards) bias binding
80 cm x 80 cm (36" x 36") backing
80 cm x 80 (36" x 36") cm batting
sewing and quilting thread to match
*Note if using scraps, the spike pieces need to be 3"x5"(8x13cm)