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Thursday, July 7, 2011

Sweet Seasons ~ Block 7

Sorry for the lack of posts in the past week,
I had no wifi in a few places I was traveling
in.  Now I'm "connected" again.  Ellen
 
2011 Redbud Block of the Month


July!


Fabric Requirements:

Fabric A: White
4 - 2 1/2" squares
8 - 3 1/4" squares - Mark
a diagonal line on back.

Fabric B: Blue
4 - 2 1/2" squares
1 - 4 1/2" square

Fabric C: Red
4 - 3 1/4" squares

Fabric D:  Green
2 - 3 1/4" squares
2 - 2 1/2" x 4 1/2" rectangles

Fabric E:  Yellow
2 - 3 1/4" squares
2 - 2 1/2" x 4 1/2" rectangles


Make Half Square Triangles:
Pair 3 1/4" squares, right sides
together in the following combinations:
4 - A/C       2 - A/E       2 - A/D
Sew 1/4" away from each side of
drawn line, cut on drawn line, press
to the dark.  Square to 2 1/2".


Make Corner 4 Patch Units:
Layout units as shown.  Sew
together in 2 rows.  Press row 1
to the left and row 2 to the right.
Sew rows together.  Make 4.


Square to 4 1/2".


Make Outer Center Units:
Layout units as shown. Sew units
in row 1 together.  Then sew rows
together.  Make 2 of each.


Square to 4 1/2".


Assemble Block:
Layout units as shown, paying attention
to proper placement of outer center units.
Sew together in 3 rows.  Press rows 1 and
3 to the outside and row 3 to the inside.
Sew rows together.  Square to 12 1/2".



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