Patriotic Wall Hanging Quilt

Patriotic Wall Hanging Quilt

Crafting Time:
  • Over 5 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Advanced
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores

Additional Information



  • "Traditional Quilts with a Twist" book
  • 1-1/2 yds fabric for borders & backing
  • 1/2 yd fabric for cornerstone blocks & binding
  • Additional fabrics for blocks based on supply list in book
  • 3/4 yd Warm and Natural Batting
  • Basic sewing supplies


  1. Following directions for Nine-Block Sampler, page 70 in "Traditional Quilts with a Twist" book, construct three Tweaked Ohio Star blocks. Assemble the blocks, sashing and cornerstones as directed. Set aside.
  2. Going lengthwise, cut two 3-3/4"x40" strips and two 3-3/4"x14-1/2" strips for borders. Remaining piece will be used for backing.
  3. Cut four 3-3/4" squares for cornerstone pieces. Cut four 2-3/4" strips for binding.
  4. With right sides together, stitch one short border piece to short end of Tweaked Ohio Star unit. Repeat for opposite side.
  5. Stitch cornerstone pieces to each end of long border pieces. Stitch long border unit to Tweaked Ohio Star unit. Repeat for opposite side.
  6. Layer quilt top with batting and backing. Quilt as desired.
  7. Stitch binding strips together. With wrong sides together, press strip in half lengthwise. Matching raw edges, stitch binding strip to right side of quilt. Turn to back side and whip-stitch binding to quilt back.