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Quilt Block Pattern


Morning Star
Bonus Pattern

12" Finished Block
Beginner Level

Cutting Instructions
1/4" seam allowance included in measurements
(Basic Rotary Cutting Lesson)

Morning Star

Cream
... Piece A - cut four 3" x 3" squares
... Piece B - cut eight 2 1/2" x 2 1/2" squares

Red #1
... Piece B - cut eight 2 1/2" x 2 1/2" squares

Red #2
... Piece F - cut one 4 1/2" x 4 1/2" square

Green
... Piece C - cut eight 2 1/2" x 4 1/2" rectangles
... Piece D - cut four 2" x 4 1/2" rectangles
... Piece E - cut four 2" x 3" rectangles

Sub Unit Assembly

Sub Units 1-a and 1-b

"Mirror Image" Pieced Rectangles

On wrong side of squares, draw diagonal line with the marking tool of your choice. Using diagrams as a guide, make four regular and four reverse pieced rectangles. Sew directly on marked line; cut off excess fabric. Press seam allowances in the direction of the arrow. Repeat for other side of rectangle.

Mirror Image Pieced Rectangles

Block Assembly

Block Assembly Diagram


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