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Thursday, October 6, 2011

Sweet Seasons ~ Block 10

2011 Redbud Block of the Month


October!


Fabric Requirements:

Fabric A: White:
4 - 2 1/2" squares

Fabric B: Rust
4 - 2 1/2 " x 4 1/2" rectangles

Fabric C: Brown
4 - 2 1/2" squares
4 - 2 1/2" squares - Mark a
diagonal line on back (for
center unit)
4 - 2 1/2" x 4 1/2" rectangles

Fabric D: Gold
4 - 2 1/2" x 4 1/2" rectangles
1 - 4 1/2" square


Make Corner Units:

Layout Fabric C and Fabric A 2 1/2"
squares as shown and sew together.
Press seam to the dark fabric.


Layout above unit and a Fabric C
rectangle as shown.  Sew together
and press seam to the top. 
Square to 4 1/2".  Make 4.


Make Outer Center Unit:

Layout Fabric D and Fabric B
rectangles as shown.


Sew together and press seam
to the bottom.  Square to 4 1/2".
Make 4.


Make Center Unit:

Place Fabric C 2 1/2" squares on
opposite corners of Fabric D rectangle
as shown.  Sew a thread width away
from the outer side of drawn line.
Press to the corner.


Trim back 2 layers of fabric to 1/4".


Repeat above process to 2 remaining
corners.  Square to 4 1/2".


Assemble Block:

Layout units as shown and sew together
in 3 rows.  Press seams in rows 1 & 3 to
the inside and seams in row 2 to the outside.



Sew rows together.  Press final seams open
to reduce bulk.  Square to 12 1/2".




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