This Orange Peel quilt contains a perfect blend of scraps and shirting prints. The border for the quilt was inspired by floral striped fabric seen in day dresses of the nineteenth century. Many of these types of fabrics eventually made their way into quilts.
Finished quilt: 37" x 37"
Finished block: 6 1/2" 6 1/2"
From the book Remembering Adelia by Kathleen Tracy
3/4 yard for block backgrounds
5/8 yard for outer border
1/4 yard for inner border
Assorted scraps for block appliqué