Wedding Ring Sampler: Block 4

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Block Four

6 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ unfinished

Cutting Instructions

From the dark purple, cut:
(2) 3” x 3” squares

From the purple fabric, cut:
(1) 3 ½” x 3 ½” square

From the light purple fabric, cut:
(4) 2” x 2” squares

From the yellow fabric, cut:
(1) 2 ½” x 2 ½” square

From the light yellow fabric, cut:
(1) 3 ½” x 3 ½” square
(4) 2” x 2” squares

From the background fabric, cut:
(2) 3” x 3” squares

Assembly

Half Square Triangles

Mark the wrong side of the background 3” squares in half diagonally once. Lay a marked background square over a dark purple 3” square, right sides together. Sew a quarter inch from each side of the marked line. Cut apart on the marked line.

Trim unit to 2 1/2” square. Make 4.

Need help with Half Square Triangles? Watch this helpful video.

Flying Geese

Mark four light purple 2″ squares in half diagonally once. Lay two light purple marked squares over a light yellow 3 1/2″ square in diagonally opposite corners. Sew a quarter inch from the marked line on both sides. Cut apart and press.

Lay a light purple square over the corner of the light yellow triangle. Sew a quarter inch from the marked line on both sides. Cut apart and press. Repeat with the other light yellow triangle.

Trim Flying Geese to 2 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ rectangle. Make 4 light purple and light yellow Flying Geese.

Need help making Flying Geese? Watch this video.

Repeat to make 4 light yellow and purple Flying Geese as shown below.

Sew the light purple and light yellow Flying geese to the top of the light yellow and purple Flying geese as shown in the block below. Make 4 units.

Block Assembly

Use the block diagram above to layout the block into three rows. Sew the units into rows.

Sew the rows together to complete the block.

Block measures 6 ½” x 6 ½” unfinished.

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