Cut 5 – 2″ strips.
Sew the block rows and sashing rows together to make the center.
Border #1: Sew the 2″ strips together to make the first border strips. Sew the side borders to the top first. Press seam allowances towards the border fabric. Sew the 2″ strips to the top and bottom. Press the seam allowances towards the border fabric. The side borders should measure 2″ x 48-1/2″. The top and bottom border pieces should measure 2″ x 33-1/2″.
The top should measure 33-1/2″ x 51-1/2″, including seam allowances.