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

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Floral Garden

Floral Garden 2. 9. COMPLETING THE SNOWBALL BLOCKS Subcut the C-D strip sets into (144) 11/2" C-D units as shown in Figure 3. To complete one Garden Patch 1 block, select one center unit, four corner units, two F-I units and one each E-F and F-J unit. Sew an E-F unit between two corner units to make the top row as shown in Figure 7; press seams toward the corner units. 1. Mark a diagonal line from corner to corner on the wrong side of each B square. To complete one Cream Snowball block, place a marked B square on each corner of an A square and stitch on the marked lines as shown in Figure 1. Cut 36 11/ Cut 144 11/ 2" 2" C C 10. H D 2. Figure 3 3. Join two C-D units to complete a corner unit as shown in Figure 4; press seam to one side. Repeat to make a total of 72 corner units. 4" 1/ Figure 7 B B 11. Sew the center unit between two F-I units to make the center row as shown in Figure 8; press seams toward the center unit. Corner Unit Make 72 A C D B Figure 1 Figure 4 3. 4. Trim the seam allowance to 1/4" and press B pieces to the right side to complete one Cream Snowball block referring to Figure 2. Repeat step 1 with C and H strips to make two C-H strip sets; subcut strip sets into (36) 11/2" C-H units, again referring to Figure 3. Join two C-H units to make a center unit as shown in Figure 5; press seam to one side. Repeat to make a total of 18 center units. Figure 8 12. Sew the F-J unit between two corner units to make the bottom row referring to Figure 9; press seams toward the corner units. 5. B A Center Unit Make 18 Figure 2 C H Figure 9 4. 13. Repeat steps 2 and 3 to complete a total of nine Cream Snowball blocks. Repeat steps 2 and 3 with B and G squares to complete a total of eight Green Snowball blocks referring to the block drawing. Sew the center row between the top and bottom rows to complete the Garden Patch 1 block referring to Figure 10; press seams away from the center row. Figure 5 5. 6. Sew F and FR to E to make six E-F units as shown in Figure 6; press seams away from E. Sew F and FR to I to make 32 F-I units, again referring to Figure 6; press seams away from I. 7. Garden Patch 1 Make 2 COMPLETING THE GARDEN PATCH BLOCKS F-I Unit Make 32 F-J Unit Make 34 E- F Unit Make 6 1. Sew a C strip to a D strip with right sides together along length to make a C-D strip set; press seam toward D. Repeat to make a total of six C-D strip sets. E I J F FR F FR F FR Figure 10 Figure 6 14. Repeat steps 9–13 to complete a second Garden Patch 1 block. 8. Sew F and FR to J to make 34 F-J units, again referring to Figure 6; press seams away from J. 90 Springtime Quilts QUILTER’S WORLD PRESENTS: Mayy 2019

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