The quilt is perfect for a fall theme, but would look good in other colors or sewn as a scrap quilt.
Finished block size: 14" x 14"
Quilt size: 82" x 110"
All blocks are quick pieced.
Quilting Fabric & Other Materials
Always start any quilt pattern by cutting enough fabric to make a sample block or two.
Neutral print for Maple background and Snowball centers: 5 yards
Medium light green print for sashing bars: 1 yard
Red print for leaves: 3/4 yard
Green print for leaves: 3/4 yard
Gold print for leaves: 3/4 yard
(Lighter) green-brown-gold for leaves: 3/4 yard
Deep red/burnt-orange print for Snowball corners, Maple block centers, outer border: 3 yards (trim a 16" wide lengthwise grain panel from the yardage and reserve for borders before cutting other patchwork
Light dotted fabric for inner border: 7/8 yards (crosswise strip borders)
Backing: 10-1/2 yards using vertical panels (Quilt Backing Instructions - you will have leftovers) -- or, about 8-1/8 yards for horizontal panels
Batting: approximately 95" x 125"
Binding: approximately 410 running inches (Quilt Binding Strip Instructions