Love of Quilting - Magazine Corrections

We strive to see that the project instructions in all Fons & Porter's magazines are clear and accurate, but occasionally an error creeps by us. We apologize for any problems this may have caused.

If you find any errors in our magazines, please let us know and we will post corrections here.

Happy Quilting (and knitting)! - Liz and Marianne

Love of Quilting May/June 2014

Page 100: After the Storm

Special Notice: Fabrics in After the Storm are from the Essentials collection of basics by Wilmington Prints.

After the Storm Quilt Kit

Learn more about this quilt and download free patterns and instructions.

 


Love of Quilting March/April 2014

Page 58: Star Flowers

The white solid yardage should be 4¼ yards.


Love of Quilting January/February 2014

Information about the Star-Crossed quilt that appeared in the printed issue was incorrect.

Click here to download the corrected instructions.


Love of Quilting January/February 2014

In one of our product reviews, we got the name of the business wrong. Instead of "Quilting Should Be Fun," the correct name is "Quilting Should Bee Fun." Visit them at www.quiltingshouldbeefun.com

 

Love of Quilting November/December 2013

Templates for the quilt Festive Medallion were incorrect in the print edition of the magazine. Click here to download free, corrected templates.


Love of Quilting November/December 2013

The instructions for the Northwoods Man Bonus Quilt were incorrect in the magazine. Here is the correct information (changes are in boldface):

From dark brown print, cut:

• 2 (20"-wide) strips. From strip, cut 3 (20") squares and 2 (12") squares. Cut 20" squares in half diagonally in both directions to make 12 side setting triangles (2 are extra). Cut 12" squares in half diagonally to make 4 corner setting triangles.

Click here to download the corrected pattern and instructions.

Save time: Purchase a kit for this quilt (while supplies lastl).

 


Quilting Quickly Winter 2013

The materials list for Dresden Tree Quilt on page 39 calls for:

40 (5") squares assorted green print squares for Wedges


It should read:

27 (5") squares assorted green print squares for Wedges
13 (10") squares assorted green print squares for Wedges




Quilting Celebrations - Fall 2013

Whimsical Welcome

  • Buy this issue
  • Please find Patrick corrections here.

Love of Quilting, July-August 2013

Page 33: The incorrect web address was given for Gudrun Erla's website. The correct URL is www.gequiltdesigns.com.

 


 

Quilting Quickly, Summer 2013

Sweet Stars, page 29

Smaller pieces in right side of Diagonal Seams Unit Diagram should be sewn as below.

Periwinkle Quilt, page 94

Instructions should read:

Under Cutting:

From white solid, cut:42 (6½"-wide) strips. From strips, cut 336 (6½" x 5") rectangles.

Under Materials:

8 yards white solid


Quilty, March/April 2013

Orange Peel Quilt, page 50

Download corrected versions of the cutting templates for this project.

 

 
Love of Quilting, January/February 2013

Fractured Star

Under Pieced Diamond Assembly, step #4 should read:

4. Using 5/16" seam allowance, join 1 #1 segment, 1 #2 segment, and 1 #3 segment as shown in Pieced Diamond Diagram.

 


Love of Quilting, January/February 2013

Chasing Chevrons, Page 72-78

The Hexagon Diagram on page 74 is reversed from the paper piecing pieces.

Follow paper piecing pieces as printed on pages 76 and 78.

Under "from Red Prints, cut a total of:"

It should read:

Cut 95 pairs of 1¾ x 7-inch pieces, (not 2¾)

 

 


Easy Quilts, Spring 2013

Pirate's Compass

Yardage for light blue print #1 should be 5/8 yard.

Instructions should say:

From light blue print #1, cut:
2 (9"-wide) strips. From strips, cut 16 A triangles.


Love of Quilting, March/April 2013

P. 24 The url printed in the issue to the download cutting instructions and assembly diagrams for size options for the OHO quilt was incorrect.

The correct url is http://www.FonsandPorter.com/OHOsizes. Click here now to go to the correct page.


Love of Quilting, January/February 2013

P. 68: In Honor Of ...

Under From Red Stripe, cut:

8 (6 7/8"-wide) strips. From strips, cut 30 A triangles as in diagram below lining up long edge of triangle with strip edge and rotating ruler or template.

Click here to download corrected diagram

Center stripe on tip if desired. Tip of template will reach beyond strip edge as in diagram approx 1/8 inch.

 


Quickly Quilting, Spring 2013

The diagram on page 36 is incorrect. Click here to download the correct diagram.

 

Love of Quilting January/February 2013, page 54.

Idol Results
Designed by Mark Lipinski. Made by Mark Lipinski and Bonnie Green Espenshade. Machine quilted by Janice Jamison.

Love of Quilting July/August 2012

Page 20: The Big Apple

In the materials list, the first item in the list should read:

5/8 yard each of 6 assorted prints in navy, white, gray, and green

 

Funky Chicken

Instructions for medium and baby rickrack are switched.

From medium rickrack, cut:
6 (5"-long) pieces

From baby rickrack, cut:
15 (1½"-long) pieces.

Refer to the color photo for Prairie Point Placement on page 72.

 

Page 49: Unfurled Glory

From DARK BLUE print, cut:
1 (3 5/8"-wide) strip. From strip, cut 8 (3 5/8") squares. Cut squares in half diagonally to make 16 half-square G triangles.

From MEDIUM BLUE print, cut:
1 (3 5/8"-wide) strip. From strip, cut 4 (3 5/8") squares. Cut squares in half diagonally to make 8 half-square G triangles.

 

Page 78: Mardi Gras

 

MATERIALS:

1/2 yard multicolor stripe.

IF USING Patternista Collection fabric: 1 1/4 yards multicolor prints.

From multicolor stripe, cut:
2 (8 3/4"-wide strips. From strips, cut 8 (8 3/4") squares. Cut squares in half diagonally in both directions to make 32 quarter-square A triangles (16 are extra).

 


Easy Quilts - Winter 2012

Dream Weaver quilt, page 74

A change for queen-size option: Light blue print should be 2 1/2 yards


Love of Quilting, July/Aug 2012

Freedom Stars, Page 46

Click on the image below to download the Additional Assembly Diagram showing border breakout:

Scrap Quilts Summer 2012

Page 43: Zig and Zag

From light blue print, cut:
3 (3 3/8"-wide) strips. From strips, cut 20 side setting triangles.
1 (6 1/4"-wide) strip. From strip, cut 4 corner setting triangles.

Both NOTE for light blue cutting and MATERIALS are correct as printed.

 

Page 46: Nature Walk

GREEN PRINT CUTTING:
Should be 2 (5 1/2") squares. (Instead of 4 3/4"). Cut 5 1/2" squares in half diagonally to make 4 corner setting triangles.

Love of Quilting March/April 2012

The name of the quilter of Neutral Chic on page 72 should be Cindy Montgomery. Cindy, we apologize!

 

White Labyrinth
Page 27 chart BLOCKS 3 and 4: C should be CUT 1" x 2"

Love of Quilting May/June 2012

Spring Garden Delight 
Page 46, Pieced Block Assembly, Step 1— Segments should be cut 1 ¼" wide, NOT 2 ¼". Diagram shows correct cutting.

Love of Quilting March/April 2012

Trellis of Mums

Page 88, Step 1— Unit 1 Diagrams are incorrect. Corrected diagrams below:
 

Quilty Magazine Preview in Love of Quilting Jan/Feb 2012

Blonde Redhead

Under Materials:

3/4 yards red solid-should be 3/4 yard black solid for binding

7-7/8 yards black solid for binding-should be 7-7/8 yards backing fabric

Please click this link to download Quilty magazine with the corrections.

Winter 2011 Easy Quilts Issue

Dinosaur Train
Under Cutting:

From green print #2, blue print #1, blue print #2, and light blue print— All 18 1/4"-wide strips should be 13 1/4"-wide. Cut 13 1/4" squares, then cut squares in half diagonally in both directions to make quarter-square A triangles.

 

January/February 2012 Issue

On page 60, we incorrectly stated the name of Jennifer Chiaverini's newest novel as The Wedding Day. The actual title is The Wedding Quilt. We apologize to Jennifer and to anyone who has been mislead by our error.

 

November/December 2011 Issue
Winterberry

Page 78, Winterbury should be Winterberry. Also, the quilt was machine quilted by Kathy Dye of KD Dids Machine Quilting.

 

September/October 2010 Issue

Bookshelf: Summer Gatherings

Oops! We made a mistake in the Sept/Oct 2010 issue of Love of Quilting on the Bookshelf page. The correct price for Summer Gatherings by Lisa Bongean and Carole Charles is $28.00. Visit primitivegatherings.us to see this Mildly Decent book. Our apologies to Lisa and Carole for the error.

 

May/June 2010 Issue

Cambridge Stars

Materials
4 1/4 yards white print #4 for blocks and setting squares and triangles  (not 3 1/4 yards)


Cutting
From white print #4, cut:
•   2 (18 1/2”-wide) strips. From strips, cut 4 (18 1/2”) setting squares.

 

March/April 2010 Issue

Dutch Treat

From tulip print, cut:  
•   4 (8 1/2”-wide) strips. Piece strips to make 2 (8 1/2” x 70”) top and bottom border #11.
•   2 (8 1/2”-wide) lengthwise strips. From strips, cut 2 (8 1/2” x 72”) side border #11.

 

Learn to Quilt 2010 Issue

Learn to Quilt DVD - can't load content?

Certain versions of Adobe Reader aren’t recognizing the file paths used on the Learn to Quilt DVD.  Please click here for instructions on how to load this content outside of Adobe reader.

 

Easy Quilts Winter 2009 Issue

Lizzy’s Parade

Oops! In the designer profile on page 76, we said Lizzy House designed the fabric in her quilt for P&B Textiles. She actually designed the fabric for Andover Fabrics. We extend our apologies.

Bejeweled

From black/green print, cut:
•   1 (7”-wide) strip. From strip, cut 5 (7”) squares and 1 (4 7/8”) square. Cut 7” squares in half diagonally in both directions to make 20 quarter-square C triangles. Cut 4 7/8” square in half diagonally to make 2 half-square B triangles.

 

November/December 2009 Issue

Granny's Kitchen Wallhanging

From each fat quarter, cut:
1 (4 3/8”) square. Cut square in half in both directions to make 4 quarter-square A triangles.

 

September/October 2009 Issue

Correction to Zebras

Under the Materials section on page 93 in the September/October issue of Love of Quilting, the black print should be 2 5/8 yards.

Under the Cutting section for black print, also cut 7 (3”-wide) strips. Piece strips to make 2 (3” x 70”) top and bottom border #5 and 2 (3” x 65”) side border #5.

 

Easy Quilts Fall 2009 Issue

Aspen

There was an error in the cutting instructions for Aspen in the Fall 2009 Easy Quilts (the 7/5" measurements should read 7/8").  The correct instructions are below:

Cutting:

From Border Stripe  #3400-400, cut: 

  • 1 (28 ½)” square on point for center
  • 2 (6 ½)” strips for top and bottom of quilt body

 

From Ivory Pawprints  #3400-119, cut:

  • 2 (7/8” x 20.25”) for center frame
  • 2 (7/8” x 22”) for center frame
  • 4 (3 7/8”) strips, piece to make 2 (1 ½” x 29 ½”) strips and 2 (1 ½” x 43 ½”) strips for first border.

 

From Favorite Things #3400-209, cut:

  • 1 (8 ½”) strip, from strip cut 4 triangles for corner setting triangles

 

From Brown Pawprints #3400-129, cut:

  • 3 (3 7/8”) strip, from strip cut 4 (3 7/8” x 11 7/8”), 4 (3 7/8” x 15”) for corner setting

 

From Red Favorite Things #3400-208, cut:

  • 4 (3 7/8”) strips, piece to make 2 (3 7/8” x 31 ½”) strips and 2 (3 7/8” x 43 ½”) strips for second border.

 

 From Dogs All Over #3400-300, cut:

  • 1 (3 ½”) strip, from strip cut 4 (3 ½”x 3 ½”) squares for corner stones.


Center Block Assembly:

  1. Join Ivory pawprint strips to four sides of center block.
  2. Join one (11 7/8”) brown pawprint to one short side of ivory triangle.  Cut brown strip to continue triangle.
  3. Join one (15”) brown pawprint to other short side of ivory triangle. Cut brown strip to continue triangle.
  4. Join the setting corners to the center block.
  5. Add the border strip to the top and bottom of the center block.


Border Assembly:

  1. Add the (1 ½” x 29 ½”) ivory pawprint strips to the top and bottom of the body of the quilt.
  2. Add the (1 ½” x 43 ½”) ivory pawprint strips to each side.
  3. Add the (3 ½” x 31 ½”) red favorite things strip to the top and bottom.
  4. Join a (3 ½” square) to both ends of the (3 ½” x  43 ½”) red favorite things strip,  Attach to the sides, matching the seams on the cornerstones and the previous strips.
  5. Add the (1 ½” x 37 ½”) brown pawprint to the top and bottom.
  6. Add the (1 ½” x 51”) brown pawprint to the sides.

 

 

Easy Quilts Summer 2009 Issue

Size Options for Queen

The yardage for the backing fabric on the Primarily Stars Queen size option (page 53) should be 9 yards instead of the incorrect 6 yards.

 

Kids Quilts 2009 Issue

Beez

The Hexagon and Triangle patterns on page 43 of the Kid’s Summer 2009 issue were printed at the wrong scale. Download corrected patterns here.

Around the Block

There is an error in the instructions for Around the Block on page 80 of the 2009 issue of Kids Quilts.

Corrected Cutting Instructions

From each floral print, cut:
•   2 (4 1/2”-wide) strips. From strips, cut a total of 63 (4 1/2”) squares.

 

March/April 2009 Issue

Oriental Lanterns backing fabric correction.

Under the Materials section on page 67 of the March/April 2009 issue of Love of Quilting, the backing fabric should be 8½ yards.

Correction to Kimono Rose Cutting Instructions (page 73)

From gold print:
Cut 2 (1 1/2” x 30 1/2”) I rectangles

From navy print:
Cut 4 (6 1/2” x 9 1/2”) H rectangles

From green print:
Cut 4 (1 1/2” x 9 1/2”) G rectangles

 

January/February 2009 Issue

I Wooly Love Ewe Corrections

Page 60
From green print:
Cut 1 (6 1/2”-wide) strip. From strip, cut 18 E rectangles and 18 D rectangles.

Stepping Stone Block Assembly:
Step 3. Cut 12 (1 1/2”) red segments.
Step 4. Cut 4 (1 1/2”) blue segments.
Step 5. Cut 8 (1 1/2”) blue/red segments.

 

Baby Quilts 2008 Issue

Teague’s Turtles

  • The patterns for E and H on page 18 should be flipped.
  • Under Block Assembly on page 14, Step 3 should read Choose 1 (1 3/4”) bright square to match turtle head and legs.

 

November/December 2008 Issue

Christmas Sparkle Size Options Correction

On page 65 of the 2008 November/December Love of Quilting issue, there are two measurement typos in the Size Options table.

  Twin (68" x 92") Queen/King (104" x 104")
Black Print 3 3/4 yards 5 1/4 yards

Victory Garden Swag Pattern Template Correction

The Victory Garden Swag Pattern on page 50 of the November/December 2008 Love of Quilting magazine was printed at the incorrect scale.  Please enlarge pattern to 132% or download a new pattern here.

 

Easy Quilts Winter 2008 Issue

Correction to Sew Easy Lesson for Harvest Day Project

There was an error in the Sew Easy Lesson for Harvest Day in the Winter 2008 Easy Quilts magazine.

Please download the corrected file using the link below:
Harvest Day—Sew Easy Lesson

Correction

We appologize for the misspelling of Teresa Sue Carmine's email address in our magazine. To contact Teresa Sue, her correct email address is moppet62@aol.com.

 

September/October 2008 Issue

Correction for Fall's Finery

In our instructions for Fall's Finery in the September/October 2008 Love of Quilting magazine, we regretfully did not credit Rosalie Davenport for her fantastic quilting on the photographed finished product.  We apologize to Rosalie for this omission.

 

Easy Quilts Fall 2008 Issue

CORRECTION for Spider Pumpkin

Correction to Materials List:
Need 3/4 yard black star print instead of 3/8 yard as listed.

 

July/August 2008 Issue

OMISSION from Glory Days

Under Cutting, add the following:

From white print, cut:
•   5 (4 1/2”-wide) strips. From strips, cut 68 (4 1/2” x 2 1/2”) E rectangles.

 

Easy Quilts Summer 2008 Issue

CORRECTION for Seams Too Easy

Correction to Materials List
Need 5 3/4 yards backing fabric instead of 4 3/4 yards as listed.

 

March/April 2008 Issue

Price Correction: Shop Hop

There was a misprinting in this issue's Shop Hop featuring Country Roads Nancy Price's Embroidered Landscape Series. The retail price for the designs is $59.00.  Learn more about Country Roads at www.embroideryonline.com.

 

Easy Quilts Spring 2008 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Dolly Bag

In the Spring 2008 issue of Easy Quilts there is an error in the instructions for Dolly Bag.

Correction to Cutting Instructions
•   Cut 2 (2” x 12”) rectangles from pink stripe and 2 (2” x 12”) rectangles from aqua print for bag handles.
•   Cut 2 (2” x 11”) rectangles from batting for bag handles.

Under Dolly Bag Assembly
4.  Layer 1 (2” x 11”) batting rectangle; 1 (2” x 12”) pink stripe rectangle, right side up; and 1 (2” x 12”) aqua print rectangle, right side down. Fabric strips are 1/2” longer than batting at each end. Sew long sides of layered rectangles. Turn right side out; press. Topstitch 1/2” from long edges and through middle. Repeat to make second handle.
10.  Position 1 handle on front of bag as shown. Fold ends under 1/4” and topstitch through all layers to attach handle to bag. Repeat for bag back.

CORRECTIONS for Amish Bars

Correction to Block Assembly
In Easy Quilts Spring 2008, there is an error in the Strip Set B Diagram on page 20. The strip set segments should be cut 2" wide.

Corrections to Size Options Chart on page 21
Full size quilt measures 87" x 87".
Queen size quilt measures 101 1/2" x 101 1/2".

 

January/February 2008 Issue

CORRECTION for Sweet Hearts Instructions

Correction to Materials List:
3/8 yard cream print #3

Corrections to Cutting Instructions:
From pink print #2:
•   2 (4 1/2”-wide) strips for strip sets.
From Cream print #3:
•   2 (4 1/2”-wide) strips for strip sets.

Under Block Assembly:
Step 1. From strip set, cut 10 (2 1/2”-wide) segments for Block #1. In the same manner, join 1 (2 1/2”-wide) cream print #2 strip, 1 (4 1/2”-wide) cream print #3 strip, and 1 (2 1/2”-wide) red print #1 strip to make strip set. From strip set cut 9 (2 1/2”-wide) segments for Block 2.

Step 7. Lay out 1 #3 segment, 1 red center unit, and 1 red/cream #1 segment. Join units to complete Block 2. Refer to Block 2 Diagram for correct color placement.

CORRECTION for Stepping Out in Color

Correction to Cutting Chart on page 92
For Set A pieces, cut 64 color pieces each of #1, 3, 5, and 7 and cut 36 black pieces each of #1, 3, 5, and 7.

CORRECTION for Victorian Stars

Correction to Size Option Chart on page 52

For Twin-size quilt
Need 2 1/2 yards Burgundy Print instead of 1 1/2 yards as listed.

 

November/December 2007 Issue

Celebrate a New Star: Table Topper Variation

In our November/December 2007 issue, there is an error in the Tried & True description on page 105. It should read:
Fabrics shown are from the Dargate Prussian Blue collection by Margo Krager for Windham Fabrics.

Gift Bags, Page 33

Bag Assembly
Step #2.
Should read: Referring to Assembly Diagram, join Side Units to red print #1 B bottom square.

 

September/October 2007 Issue

Correction

We apologize for the misspelling of Margie Hedges' website and email address in our magazine. To contact Margie, the correct address is hedgesstuff@peoplepc.com, or visit her website www.margeryohedges.com.

 

Fun Quilts For Kids Of All Ages Issue

Regrets

We regret any confusion over our title Fons and Porter’s Fun Quilts for Kids of All Ages.  We hope you love our edition of Fons and Porter’s Fun Quilts for Kids of All Ages and want to acknowledge we are not affiliated with FunQuilts design studio.

CORRECTIONS for Diaper Bag

Pages 20-21 Should read:
"2. Finish top long edge of bag back by double hemming edge, binding edge, or encasing edge with trim strips (see Sew Easy: Edge Finishes on page 22). Fold loop in half and catch raw edges in seam of top edge finish. Zigzag or serge side and lower edges of bag to clean finish. Repeat for bag front, omitting button loop closure."
The words: ZIGZAG OR SERGE SIDE AND LOWER EDGES are missing in the magazine

 

May/June 2007 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Poppy Passion Instructions

In the May/June issue of Love of Quilting there is an error in the materials information for Poppy Passion.

Corrections to Cutting List:
•From large poppy print, cut: 7 (6 1/2-wide) strips. Piece strips to make 2 (6 1/2 x 69 1/2) side outer borders and 2 (6 1/2 x 55 1/2) top and bottom outer borders.

CORRECTIONS for Summer Daisies Instructions

In the May/June issue of Love of Quilting there is an error in the materials information for Summer Daisies.

Corrections to Materials List:
• Need 1 yard yellow print instead of 3/4 yard (as listed) for setting squares and inner border.

CORRECTIONS for Pinwheel Mini Instructions

In the May/June issue of Love of Quilting there is an error in the materials information for Pinwheel Mini.

Corrections to Cutting List:
• From black print, need to cut 4 (2 1/2 inch) squares. Cut 2 squares in half diagonally to make 4 half-square corner setting triangles. The remaining squares are setting squares.
NOTE: Corner setting triangles are slightly oversized. Trim to square corners before adding borders.

CORRECTIONS for Yo-Yo Basket Pillow Instructions

IIn the May/June issue of Love of Quilting there is an error in the materials information for Yo-Yo Basket Pillow.

Corrections to Materials List:
• Need 3/8 yard pink solid instead of 1 fat quarter (as listed) for basket yo-yos.

 

January/February 2007 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Basketweave Instructions

In the January/February 2007 issue of Love of Quilting there is an omission in the quilt assembly information for Basketweave.

On page 52 (Quilt Assembly) add:
5. Add purple print side inner borders to quilt center. Add purple print top and bottom inner borders to quilt.
6. Using a partial seam, join pink print top border to quilt.
7. Add blue print side border, green print bottom border, and yellow print side border to quilt.
8. Complete the partial seam from step #6, connecting the pink print border.

 

September/October 2006 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Chenille Snuggle Instructions

In the September/October issue of Love of Quilting there is an error in the materials, cutting, and block assembly information for Chenille Snuggle.

Corrections to Materials List:
•Need 16 fat eights instead of 14 (as listed) for the assorted brown, green, and tan print fabrics.
•Need 1 3/4 yards 60"-wide chenille instead of the 1 5/8 yards listed

Corrections to Cutting Instructions:
•From green chenille, need to cut 5 (5 1/2"-wide) strips of instead of the 4 strips listed. Need to cut 44 (5 1/2") squares, rather than the 40 listed.
• From the four 7 1/2"-wide strips, cut 2 (7 1/2" x 55 1/2" side borders, rather than 50 1/2" side borders as listed.

Corrections to Block Assembly:
•Make 44 Four Patch blocks instead of the 40 listed.

CORRECTIONS for Sew Easy: Easy Peasy Four Patch Units

In the September/October issue of Love of Quilting there is an error in Step Number 4 in the Sew Easy: Easy Peasy Four Patch Units.

Step Number 4:
Place marked strip set atop unmarked strip set, right sides facing and straightened left ends aligned (Photo D). Opposite colors should face one another. Place pins on both sides of each drawn line.

To download a complete list of instructions Easy Peasy Four Patch Units

 

May/June 2006 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Rhubarb Twist Instructions

In the May/June issue of Love of Quilting there is an error in the illustration for Rhubarb Twist.

The instructions are correct for the diagonal seams method, but the illustration labeled "Triangle Cutting Diagram" shows the ruler in the wrong place. The edge of the fabric should be lined up with the yellow "4" on the ruler.

 

September/October 2005 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Artisan Star Instructions

In the September/October issue of Love of Quilting there is an error in the cutting for Artisan Star. The error was made by us, not by designer Patti Carey. The cutting instructions are correct for the diagonal seams method, but the sizes of the squares are reversed for using the Eleanor Burns method. The cutting should read as follows:

From cream/gold print, cut: 24 (3 1/2"-wide) strips. From strips, cut 142 (3 1/2" x 6 1/2") A rectangles.(If using Eleanor Burns' ruler for making Flying Geese, cut 8 (7 1/2"-wide) strips. From strips, cut 36 (7 1/2") squares. Follow instructions in Sew Easy: Eleanor's Quick Flying Geese on page 60.)

From black/gold print, cut: 26 (3 1/2"-wide) strips. From strips, cut 284 (3 1/2") B squares. (If using Eleanor Burns' ruler for making Flying Geese, cut 9 (9"-wide) strips. From strips, cut 36 (9") squares. Follow instructions in Sew Easy: Eleanor's Quick Flying Geese on page 60.)

CORRECTIONS for A County Treasure Instructions

In the September/October issue of Love of Quilting there is an error in the materials list for A County Treasure. The list should read as follows:

1 1/2 yards black print for blocks and inner borders (instead of 1 1/4 yards).
In the cutting of black print it should read:
6 (3 1/4"-wide) strips. (instead of 3)

CORRECTIONS for Cottagewood Patchwork Instructions

In the September/October issue of Love of Quilting there is an error in the cutting for Cottagewood Patchwork. The cutting should read as follows:

From rose print, cut: 4 (1 1/2"-wide) strips. From strips, cut 2 (1 1/2" x 36 1/4") side middle borders.

 

March/April 2005 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Groovy Backpack Instructions

#10 should read as follows:
10. With right sides facing, pin front piece to back piece. Taking a 1/2" seam, sew partial side seam on 1 side of back pack, beginning seam 6" down from top edge and ending seam 2" up from top edge of bottom trim.

 

January/February 2005 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Li'l Dude on page 88 Instructions

Correction for Materials:
3/8 yard gold print for inner border (not 1/4 yard)
Correction for Cutting red print:
Cut 5 (not 6) (5"-wide strips).

 

March/April 2004 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Evening Star Quilt on page 69 Instructions

Correction for Cutting the blue plaid:
Cut 4 (4 1/2"-wide strips. From strips, cut 30 (4 1/2") sashing squares.
Cut 9 (5 1/2"-wide) strips. Piece strips to make 2 (5 1/2" x 84 1/2") side borders and 2 (5 1/2" x 76 1/2") top and bottom borders. Summer 2000 issue.

 

 

July/August 2000 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Honeybees Quilt Instructions

Correction for Finished Size:
99" x 110 1/2" (not 79" x 110 1/2")

Correction for Block Size:
11 1/2" (not 9")

Correction for Materials:
9 yards fabric for backing (not 5 1/2 yards)

Correction for cutting solid pink:
Cut 3 yards (not 2 1/2 yards.) Cut into 4 (4"-wide lengthwise strips. Trim to make 2 (4" x 104") side borders (not 4" x 81 1/2") and 2 (4" x 99 1/2") top and bottom borders (not 4" x 79 1/2".)
Other cutting for pink solid is correct.

Correction for cutting solid white:
Cut 11 (2 1/4"-wide) (not 9) strips for binding.
Other cutting for solid white is correct.
Pattern pieces, Block Assembly Instructions, and Quilt Assembly Instructions are correct.

Correction for Quilting and Finishing Instrucions Step #1:
Divide backing fabric into 3 (3-yard) (not 2 2 1/2-yard) pieces. Join 3 panels. Seams will run parallel to top and bottom edges of quilt.
Remaining instructions are correct.

 

Summer 2000 Special Issue

CORRECTIONS for Patriotic Stars Quilt Instructions

Correction for Cutting the 21 light/medium fat quarters:
Cut 4 (3" x 22") strips. Cut each strip into 3 (3" x 5 1/2")
(not 3" x 5") rectangles (C and H)
Other cutting for light/medium fat quarters is correct.

 

March/April 2000 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Butterflies in Annie's Garden Quilt Instructions

Correction for Cutting solid pink:
Cut 60 (not 30) hearts (C).
Other cutting for pink solid is correct.
Correction for Cutting blue solid:
Cut 60 (not 30) hearts (C).
Other cutting for blue solid is correct.

 

July/August 1999 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Regatta Quilt Instructions

Corrections in the Cutting Instructions are:

From blue-and-white print

• 3rd bullet: Cut strips into 12 (3-3/4" x 7-3/8" rectangles for D pieces (not 3-3/4" x 7-1/8").
• 4th bullet: Cut strips into 12 (3-1/4" x 6-3/8" rectangles for E pieces (not 3-1/2" x 6-3/8").
• 5th bullet: Cut strips into 12 (1-3/4" x 3-1/4" rectangles for F pieces (not 1-3/4" x 3-3/8").

From red print with white stars:
• Cut strips into 12 (1-3/4" x 3-1/4" ) rectangles for F pieces (not 1-3/4" x 3-3/8")

From white-and-cream print:
• 1st bullet: Cut strips into 12 (3-3/4" x 7-3/8" rectangles for D pieces (not 3-3/4" x 7-1/8").
• 2nd bullet: Cut strips into 12 (3-1/4" x 6-3/8") rectangles for E pieces (not 3-1/2" x 6-3/8")

 

May/June 1999 Issue

CORRECTION for Xs and Os Quilt Instructions

In the top of the second column on page 36, under medium red dot, it should say, * 4 (not 2) 3-3/4"-wide strips. Cut strips into 34 (not 17) squares. Cut squares in half (not quarters) diagonally to make 68 E half-square triangles.

 

September/October 1998 Issue

CORRECTIONS for Red Snails in the Sunset Quilt instructions

Corrections in the Cutting Instructions are:

From assorted light prints, cut:

• 1 (1 7/8") square. Cut square in half diagonally to make 2 half-square F triangles.
• 1 (2 7/8") square. Cut square in half diagonally to make 2 half-square H triangles.

From assorted dark prints, cut:
• 1 (1 7/8") square. Cut square in half diagonally to make 2 half-square F triangles.
• 1 (2 7/8") square. Cut square in half diagonally to make 2 half-square H triangles.

 

January/February 1998 Issue

CORRECTIONS FOR British Frame Quilt Instructions

There is an error in the printed instructions for the British Frame Quilt on page 14 of the January/February 1998 issue of Sew Many Quilts. It should read:

From assorted light fabrics, cut:
* 2 (4 7/8”) squares. Cut squares in half diagonally to make 4 C triangles.

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