Tuesday, July 20, 2021

PINK STARS quilt along - block #6

Today’s quilt along star is called ORNATE star.
It’s a beautiful star quilt block using FOUR different fabrics.

This quilt block requires:

ONE (1) 3 1/2” x 3 1/2” dark pink square - top left

FOUR (4) 3 1/2” x 3 1/2” mustard squares - top right

FOUR (4) 4 1/2” x 4 1/2” squares - Bottom left
Two (2) lighter pink
One (1) light print
One (1) background

SIXTEEN (16) 2” x 2” squares - background fabric

First make your square in a square blocks.
Use the mustard 3 1/2” squares and the 2” background squares.

Attach two small squares to opposite sides using a diagonal line through the 2” square.
Attach the next two small squares to the remaining corners.
Trim excess fabric behind this seam.

Make four

Next make FOUR hourglass blocks using the 4 1/2” squares

Begin by making four half square triangles.
Use the half square triangles to make FOUR hourglass blocks.

Trim to 3 1/2” x 3 1/2”

All of this information is also on my youtube channel HERE.

Happy sewing!

1 comment:

  1. This quilt is so pretty, and it is very generous of you to share the pattern.


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