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Quilt Block Pattern


Cutting Instructions
... Piece 1A - Cut 2 squares 4 7/8" x 4 7/8"
... Piece 1B - Cut 4 rectangles 2 1/2" x 4 1/2"
... Piece 1C - Cut 1 square 4 1/2" x 4 1/2"

Green print
... Piece 2A - Cut 2 squares 4 7/8" x 4 7/8"
... Piece 2B - Cut 4 rectangles 2 1/2" x 4 1/2"

Shoo-Fly Block
Block Size: 12" Finished
Beginner Level

Piecing the block
Unit 1 -
On wrong side of Piece 1A cream squares, draw diagonal line with the marking tool of your choice. Layer square with Piece 2A green print square, right sides together. Sew 1/4" seam on each side of marked line; cut apart on marked line. Press open to make pieced squares (Diagram I). Make 4.
Unit 2
Sew Piece 1B cream rectangle to 2B green print rectangle to make pieced squares. (Diagam II). Make 4.

Unit 1
Diagram I
Unit 2
Diagram II

Assembling Block
Using Assembly Diagram as a guide, sew pieces and units together to make rows. Sew rows together to make Shoo-Fly block.

Block Assembly
Assembly Diagram

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