Do watch it here:
She also shows you how to find cutting instructions to print it any size in the accompanying computer program BlockBase+.
We call it Fifty-Four Forty or Fight because Ruth Finley in her influential 1929 book called it that.
See a blog post on the book and the video:
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See more on the pattern #1627 here: