Wedding Ring Sampler: Block 6

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Block 6

6 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ unfinished

Cutting Instructions

From the purple fabric, cut:
(8) 1 ½” x 1 ½” squares

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

From the dark yellow fabric, cut:
(8) 1 ½” x 1 ½” squares

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

From the background fabric, cut:
(8) 1 ½” x 1 ½” squares
(4) 2 ½” x 2 ½” squares

Assembly

Half Square Triangles

Mark the wrong side of the light yellow 2” squares in half diagonally once. Lay a marked light yellow square over a light purple 2” square, right sides together. Sew a quarter inch from each side of the marked line. Cut apart on the marked line.

Trim unit to 1 1/2” square. Make 4.

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

Lay out the Half Square Triangles as shown in the diagram above. Sew together in sets of two, then sew the sets together to complete the block center unit.
Unit measures 2 1/2″ x 2 1/2″.

Four Patch Units

Sew a background 1 ½” square to a dark yellow 1 ½” square. Press seams toward the dark yellow. Make 2.
Sew the two units together with colors alternating to make the Four Patch unit.


Unit measures 2 ½” x 2 ½”. Make 4.

Flip Units

Mark the purple 1 1/2″ squares in half diagonally once. Lay the marked purple square, right sides together, in the left lower corner of a background 1 1/2″ x 2″ rectangle.
Sew on the marked line. Repeat with the right lower corner. Trim 1/4” seam allowance.

Unit measures 2 1/2″ x 2 1/2″. Make 4.

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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