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Spring Flowers: Bouquet

Spring Flowers: Bouquet

Written by: 
Lisa Calle

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YIELD

12" finished block

INGREDIENTS

FABRIC A
(4) 3” squares
(4) 3” x 2” rectangles
(4) 2” x 1½” rectangles
(4) 5½” x 2½” rectangles

FABRIC B
(4) 3” squares

FABRIC C
(4) 3” squares

FABRIC D
(4) 1½” squares

FABRIC E
(1) 2½” square

INSTRUCTIONS

MAKE HALF SQUARE TRIANGLES

Mark a diagonal pencil line on the wrong side of each Fabric A 3” square. Place right sides together with Fabric B 3” squares .  Sew ¼”  away from each side of the marked line. Cut apart on the line and press. Trim to 2½” square. Repeat to make a total of 8 HSTs.

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MAKE FLOWERS

Join Fabric A rectangles with Fabric D square as shown. Press.

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Join flower center with petals made in Step 1 plus Fabric C squares.

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ASSEMBLE BOUQUET

Join block units as shown. Trim to 12 1/2" square (unfinished size)

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Happy spring sewing!

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