I used one fabric for the sashing, inner border and binding. If doing the same you will need 2 1/4 yards of fabric.
For the block rows I simply added a 1 1/2″ x 7 1/2″ sashing piece between each block.
I immediately put the block rows back up on the design wall to admire the view!
Now I audition the placement of the border blocks.
Next I sew the side border blocks onto the rows using an inner border piece that measures 2″ x 7 1/2″.
For the top and bottom border assembly I used sashing pieces between the border blocks that measure 1 1/2″ x 4 1/2″ and inner border pieces that measure 2″ x 4 1/2″ to join the corner units to the rows.
The corner units are simply a 4 1/2″ squares with a 2 1/4″ connecting-corner added.
Next I will prepare the sashing rows.
If you think this quilt and its pieced borders are fun your guild would love my Fabulous Nickel Borders lecture!