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Striped Halloween Table Runner

Just wanted to show off today's finish for the shop. I found a fat quarter of this adorable graveyard print at the local quilt shop for half price and couldn't pass it up. I used another fat quarter I had of an orange print from the Terrain fabric line and striped it with some white Kona cotton. That's it. Super simple.



My free-motion quilting design was inspired by the amazing Elizabeth Hartman. You can read more about her quilting style here.



{Credit} Fabric: Costume Clubhouse by Sheri Berry for Riley Blake (print), Terrain by Kate Spain for Moda (orange), and Kona cotton in black and white. Pattern: Original. Finished size: 14" x 42".

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