The above diagrams are for placement purposes only.
The following instructions will be given with colors used in above diagrams. Choose your own colors for substitution.
These directions are for a pillow top. To make a quilt sew the inside blocks without border. Use border as sashing.
Right click on placement diagram, from menu choose save picture as and save where you can find it. Print out for use while piecing. Highlight following directions and copy and paste to your favorite word processing program for printing.
Materials:1/2 yard White Print, 1/8 yard each White, Red #4, and Red #5.
Directions: Note:D and E templates are not symmetrical/ use match marks to avoid confusion. From Red #5,
cut 4 D. Reverse template and cut the same from White Print. From Red #5, cut 4 each E and K; cut the same
from White, reversing template E.Arrange as shown in piecing diagram. Join K patch to E, then join E to D to
form one triangular unit. Create 7 other units referring to piecing diagram for fabrics; stitch units together in
pairs along E and K sides to form larger triangle. Longest edge of large triangle should measure 10 1/2" inside
For borders, cut four 1 3/4" X 14" (add desired seam allowance) strips from Red #4. Center one strip along
longest edge of each large triangle. Stitch large triangles together in pairs along D and K edges, then pairs
together to form square pillow top, continuing straight seams to miter borders.
Following link si for the pattern templates. These do not have seam allowances added.
Pinwheel Compass Patterns