2017 Christmas Countdown: Block 23


Block Twenty-Three

4″ x 4″ finished size


(8) 2″ white squares
(8) 2″ red squares

Block Assembly:

Draw a diagonal line on the back Assembly Diagram
of the white 2″ squares.
Layer, right sides together, a red
and white 2″ square.
Sew a ¼” on both sides of the drawn line.
Cut apart on the drawn line.
Press and trim to 1½” square.
Make 16 half square triangles.

Assembly Diagram:

Press and trim block to 4 1/2″ x 4 1/2″ unfinished.

Download block pattern.

Visit the 2017 AQS Christmas Countdown project page for more blocks and the quilt.

Join our Christmas Countdown Facebook group and sew along!

Be sure to share your progress with us on Facebook and Instagram #aqs2017christmascountdown.

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Jacqueline Hale

Merry Christmas and thank you!

Thanks for an interesting star block!