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Summer 2015 Block Party Pattern

Getting started with a disappearing 4-Patch

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Disappearing 4 Patch

July/August 2015

Kit Contents:

5×10 inch piece – A

5×10 inch piece – B

Directions

  1. Sew Fabric A to Fabric B; block will measure 10” x 9.5”
  2. Measure down 5 inches from the top and cut

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  1. Lay out fabrics so that Fabric A and B are diagonal to one another

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  1. Sew unit A to B and B to A

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  1. Once the 4 patch is constructed, it will measure 9.5” x 9.5”
  2. Make four cuts without moving the block (see diagram)
    1. Cuts are made 1 inch from sewn center seams

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  1. You will now have 9 separate pieces to be sewn together after:
    1. Swap the top middle section with the bottom middle section.
    2. Swap the right middle section with the left middle section
    3. Rotate small center 4 patch 180 degrees
  1. Sew the pieces back together to form the new block (see diagram)

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