This listing is for a pattern to make Half Square Triangles and Sawtooth Borders from a checkerboard. The different pictures for this pattern illustrate patterns and quilts that can be made with them. The endless used for this basic old favorite are only limited by your imagination. Discover the secret and wonder what the fuss is all about. Make half square triangles and sawtooth patterns from checkerboards. You will not believe you ever made these any other way. You will not believe any one would make them any other way.
6 pages of directions are included for STRIP PIECING Sawtooth Borders and Half Square Triangles without templates, paper or waste. Formula to figure how make them any size including miniature included. Variations are shown for using different checkerboards.Use them for borders or row quilts. Make your own inventive patterns from them. There are many traditional patterns that use this shape as well. Use them to make all of those patterns you avoided because you thought the bias would be a problem. Use them in quilts. Use them in garments. Use them for home decor items. Makes a great gift for yourself or any quilting friend.
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