2024 AQS & AccuQuilt-Along: Simply Qubed Throw

It's almost time for our next quilt along. Join the AccuQuilt Live Facebook event on Wednesday, March 27, at 12 pm CDT, at the AQS Quilting Project Parade Facebook Group

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In April, we'll be making the Simply Qubed Throw.

Designed by Anita Amador 

Finished Quilt Size: 50" x 50"

 

Download the Go! Simply Qubed Throw pattern here.

This project is made with the GO! Qube Mix & Match 10” Finished Block, which is becoming one of my favorite sizes. You can also find some of the shapes in the GO! Qube Mix & Match 5” Finished Block, or you can follow the traditional rotary cutting directions provided below.

Fabric Requirements

Fabric Requirements:

  • White – 1⅔ yds
  • Light Purple – ⅔ yds
  • Dark Purple – ¾ yd
  • Teal – ⅞ yd
  • Dark Coordinated Patterned Fabric – 1⅓ yd
  • Backing Fabric 1¾ yds (wide backing) or 3½ yds standard width fabric

Cutting Instructions

From the White:   

  • 8 squares 6¼" x 6¼"; cut each square diagonally twice to make 32 triangles (Shape 4)
  • 102 squares 3⅜" x 3⅜"; cut each square diagonally once to make 204 triangles (Shape 3)

From the Light Purple:

  • 8 squares 4 1/16" x 4 1/16" (Shape 6)
  • 15 squares 3⅜" x 3⅜"; cut each square diagonally once to make 30 triangles (Shape 3)
  • 10 squares 3" x 3" (Shape 1)

From the Dark Purple:

  • 6 strips 3" x WOF (Borders)

From the Teal:

  • 4 squares 5½" x 5½" (10" Qube, Shape 1)
  • 8 squares 4 1/16" x 4 1/16" (Shape 6)
  • 15 squares 3⅜" x 3⅜"; cut each square diagonally once to make 30 triangles (Shape 3)
  • 10 squares 3" x 3" (Shape 1)

From the Dark Coordinated Patterned Fabric:

  • 6 strips 2½" x WOF (Binding)
  • 8 squares 6¼" x 6¼"; cut each square diagonally twice to make 32 triangles (Shape 4)
  • 20 squares 4 1/16" x 4 1/16" (Shape 6)
  • 20 squares 3" x 3" (Shape 1)

Week One - Cutting & Organizing

Be sure to join Pam and Erica for AccuQuilt's live program on Facebook for Week One for tips on cutting and organizing the project.

You can watch at 12 p.m. CDT on Facebook in the AQS Quilting Project Parade Facebook Group or on AccuQuilt's Facebook page.

Schedule

Week One: Wednesday, April 10, 2024 - Cutting & Organizing

Week Two: Wednesday, April 17, 2024 - Sewing the Blocks

Week Three: Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - Assembling the Quilt Top

Week Four: Wednesday, May 1, 2024 - Show & Tell

Join the Fun

Be sure to join in the fun on the AQS Quilting Project Parade Facebook Group where you'll meet quilters like you participating in the quilt along. Everyone is happy to help each other, so don't be shy, ask your questions and share your progress.

Click here to join our Facebook group.

If you've missed our previous AQS & AccuQuilt-Alongs, check them out!

February 2023 - Stars in the Crown Quilt Along

April 2023 - Scrappy Star Log Cabin Quilt Along

June 2023 - Morning Star Rainbow Quilt Along

August 2023 - Shoo Fly Spin Quilt Along

October 2023 - Dart Around Glorified Nine Patch Quilt Along

February 2024 - Grapefruit Slice Throw Quilt Along

 
 
 

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