Quilter's World - Springtime Quilts May 2019 : 2019-05-01

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Floral Garden

Floral Garden 2. 6. 5. Sew all around the leaf shape on the drawn lines as shown in Figure 2. Repeat steps 1–5 to complete a total of 24 leaf shapes. Repeat step 4 with the B/E, B/F and B/G pieces to complete one each B-E, B-F and B-G unit as shown in Figure 9. COMPLETING THE LOG CABIN ROSE BLOCKS B-G Unit 1. B Draw a diagonal line from corner to corner on the wrong side of 96 B squares. To complete one Log Cabin Rose block, select one each A, unmarked B, C, D, E, F and G pieces, and four marked B squares. Lay out the pieces as shown in Figure 6; pin the marked B pieces on the D, E, F and G pieces referring to Figure 7. B-E Unit B- F Unit B B G 2. E F Figure 2 Figure 9 3. Trim the batting close to the seam to reduce bulk; cut out leaf shape 1/8" from seam; clip into curves as shown in Figure 3. 3. 6. 7. Lay the pieced units back in place. Sew B to A and add C and then the B-D unit to complete the corner unit as shown in Figure 10; press. Note: Use pinking shears to eliminate clipping. Corner Unit 8" 1/ C C D AB B A F Figure 10 E 8. Referring to Figure 11, sew the B-E unit to the bottom of the corner unit and the B-F unit to the left side; press. Add the B-G unit to the bottom of the pieced unit to complete one Log Cabin Rose block. G Figure 3 4. Cut a slash through one layer of fabric only; turn right side out as shown in Figure 4. Press edges smooth and flat. Figure 6 B Figure 7 Figure 11 4. Referring to Figure 8, pick up the pinned B/D pieces and stitch on the marked line. Trim seam allowance to 1/4" and press B to the right side to complete the B-D unit. Figure 4 9. Repeat steps 2–8 to complete a total of 24 Log Cabin Rose blocks. 5. Whipstitch the cut edges closed to complete one leaf shape as shown in Figure 5. COMPLETING THE FOUR- PATCH BLOCKS Make 24 B-D Unit 4" 1/ 1. Arrange four H squares into two rows of two squares each. Join to make two rows as shown in Figure 12; press. B B D D Figure 8 H Figure 5 Figure 12 81 Springtime Quilts May 2019 QUILTERSWO­RLD. COM

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