Michigan State Block
January 26, 1837
12″ x 12″
American Made Brand Fabrics:
- Print 16 of template A.
- Print 4 of template B.
- Print 4 of template C.
- Print 1 of template D.
From the dark blue fabric, prepare 8 templates A.
From the coral fabric, prepare 8 templates A.
From the light yellow fabric, prepare templates D, 4 of B, and 4 of C.
Using the diagram color block image above, sew together 2 dark blue A and 2 coral A templates to make a star unit. Make 4.
Sew a B to one side of B. Note the placement using the color block image above. Repeat for the remaining star units.
Sew a C to two of the star units. Repeat for the other two stars, again noting placement.
Sew the star unit rows to the top and bottom of D.
Sew a C to each side to complete the block.
Block measures 12 1/2″ unfinished.
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Special thanks to Bonnie Browning for use of her book for reference, Vintage Quilt Blocks State by State by Bonnie K. Browning.