025 Half Rectangle Triangles

I was intrigued and inspired by this striking quilt, but I wanted a rectangular quilt....so it was necessary to learn how to make HRT (half rectangle triangle).
My numbered puzzle! 

Once I got the hang of it, they were easy enough.... one thing I needed to remember was that there are 2 different directions of the HRT....which can't be interchanged.


I was pleased with how it turned out, and somehow I didn't take a picture of the back (can't believe that) so am hoping the recipient will take a few pictures for me.


  1. It's beautiful! ALL that planning PAID OFF! :)

  2. it looks amazing! now i want to try half rectangles...they look fun!

  3. Oh it is so bright and pretty. I just love the pattern and the colors too!

  4. Aye Carumba! Your quilt is bursting with color off the page!
    Wow, it's just amazing to me how you found inspiration and then went with your gut--so courageous. The red binding really sets the whole thing off!

  5. Wow, what a striking quilt! Congrats! It looks like it took some organizing to get there.

  6. You are doing some nice work. I like this one too.