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January 2016 Block Party Pattern

Rail Fence Heart Block

Rail Fence Heart

January 2016

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Kit contains –  5x 15 inch white fabric

Member provides –  variety of Bright Colors for Heart same color family  (Purple, Pink, Blue,Yellow … )

From White cut:

two 4.5” inch squares, draw a diagonal line on both Squares corner to Corner   BPjan16-1

four 2 “ squares draw a diagonal line on all 4 squares    BPjan16-2

From Fabric for the Heart cut

four pieces (each from a different fabric) 1.5 inches x 18 inches

 Assembly

Sew 4 Fabric Strips together to form 4.5 inch x 18 inch fabric strip   BPjan16-3

From Strip Set cut four 4.5 inch squares   BPjan16-4

Lay out the blocks before you start sewing in the following manner

(Pay attention to the block rotation)    BPjan16-5

Using the 2” block  sew on the line you drew to the right and left corner of the top 2 blocks

Trim to ¼ inch of sewing line and press       BPjan16-6

Sew the two 4.5 inch blocks  on the line you drew  to the

bottom two squares  trim to ¼ inch of sewing line and press

Sew top 2 squares together.  Unit will measure 4.5 x 8.5   BPjan16-7

Sew the bottom 2 squares together.  Unit will measure 4.5 x 8.5    BPjan16-8

Sew 2 pieces together to form a heart , block will measure 8.5 x 8.5  BPjan16-9

 

 

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