how to make super simple modern quilt sampler with nine patch squares
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Simple Quilt Sampler Block #31

how to make super simple modern quilt sampler with nine patch squares

The Super Simple Sampler quilt blocks for April are all in the theme “nine-patch”, which means they are cute and also very easy to sew. Just what we all need this busy time of year! Here is how to make #31.

Cutting

from each, pink, aqua, light blue, and yellow prints: cut (1) 3″ square

from black and white print: cut (4) 1 1/2″ x 3″ rectangle

from dark blue: cut (1) 1 1/2″ square

how to make super simple modern quilt sampler with nine patch squares

Sewing

1. arrange cut pieces as shown above. Sew the pink 3″ square to a 1 1/2″ x 3″ black and white rectangle. Press toward the black and white.

2. sew a black and white rectangle to the dark blue 1 1/2″  square. Press toward black and white.

3. sew the aqua 3″ square to a 1 1/2″ x 3″ black and white rectangle. Press toward black and white.

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4. sew the light blue 3″ square to the opposite side of the black and white/pink unit. Press toward black and white. See above.

5. sew a second 3″ x 1 1/2″ black and white rectangle to the opposite side of the dark blue square. Press toward black and white.

6. Sew the yellow 3″ square to the opposite side of the black and white/aqua unit. Press toward the black and white.

7. Sew the three rows together as shown below and press.

how to make super simple modern quilt sampler with nine patch squares

 

Doesn’t get much easier, right? now go outside and enjoy the beautiful day! I can be found in my garden this weekend.

Sharon

 

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