This month, we will be making log cabin blocks. They will be 6″ finished or 6-1/2″ unfinished. Make 24 blocks.
Below is the piecing diagram.
Fabric 1 (G) will be sewn to (H). Then Fabric 1 (F) will be sewn to the top, then Fabric 2 (F) will be sewn to the left side, then Fabric 2 (E) will be sewn to the bottom. Continue to go around in that manner.
Cutting Instructions: For each Block:
Fabric 1: Cut one of each:
- 1-1/4″ x 2″ rectangle (G)
- 1-1/4″ x 2-3/4″ rectangle (F)
- 1-1/4″ x 3-1/2″ rectangle (E)
- 1-1/4″ x 4-1/4″ rectangle (D)
- 1-1/4″ x 5″ rectangle (B)
- 1-1/4″ x 5-3/4″ rectangle (A)
Fabric 2: 1-1/4″ x 2-3/4″ rectangle (F) and 1-1/4″ x 3-1/2″ rectangle (E)
Fabric 3: 1-1/4″ x 4-1/4″ rectangle (D) and 1-1/4″ x 5″ rectangle (B)
Fabric 5: 1-1/4″ x 5-3/4″ rectangle (A) and 1-1/4″ x 6-1/2″ rectangle (C)
Fabric 6: 1 – 2″ square (H)
Pep Talk Time: If you’re not up to date, please try to catch up. We want everyone to end up with a finished top at the end of this project.
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