Cherry Bar Table Runner







• Whimsy Moda Jelly Roll JR20120 {a Moda charm pack could be substituted}
• 1/4 yard Whimsy sku#20126 17 red borders
• 1/2 yard Whimsy sku#20122 11 multi binding
• 1/2 yard Whimsy sku#20124 16 butterscotch backing
• batting at least 18" x 34"



• separate your jelly roll strips and choose 32  fabrics for your table runner
• keep 2 tomato red solid strips for the Bar pieces.
• block A: cut {32} print strips 2.5" X 3.5"

• block B: subcut the tomato strips into {32} 1.5" X 2.5" strips

In addition to the main A and B blocks, you will need 4 print pieces 1.5" X 3.5"
• choose those 4 fabrics (note only 3 are pictured)
• Cut them as shown and set aside: D blocks.


• pin block A to B and make 30 blocks.
* There are 2 tomato bars set aside for row 2 and 4.

• Iron toward the tomato solid.


• Using the picture for the block layout referal and this formula:
• Pair them up and sew together.
Row 1 ABABABABABABA
Row 2 *DBABABABABABABD*
Row 3 ABABABABABABA
Row 4 *DBABABABABABABD*
Row 5 ABABABABABABA
*note D block
 • Continue sewing the blocks into rows/strips.

• Using the picture then sew your rows together.
• Cut 2 side border strips Tomato Red 1.5" X 28"
• Cut 2 top and bottom strips 1.5" X 12.5"
• Sew side borders first
• then sew top and bottom borders
• Layer, and quilt with either stitch in the ditch, x's, overall meander etc. and bind!


One Cherry Bar Tablerunner 12.5" x 30"

I hope you are inspired to create a runner of your own.
Just in case you are interested the Fat Quarter Shop will have an exclusive kit available here.

Until next time, Sew On!
xoxox Vickie Eapen
{www.spunsugarquilt.com}


8 comments:

Eila said...

Really beautiful colors, great work!

Jackie said...

Vickie, Cute and quick table runner!

Kimberly said...

love, love, love it!

PunkiePie said...

Love it love it love it! Me thinks I need to make one!

PamKittyMorning said...

Cute!

Kelly O. said...

I am making this a priority!
LOVE IT!

Hooks, Pins and Needles said...

WOW...i love it...it's on my list to make one....

Mary on Lake Pulaski said...

Very cute and very versatile Vickie!! Thank you.