Fraser Valley Quilters' Guild
Evening Star

December 2000 Block


"Evening Star"


9" block
(9 1/2" unfinished)


Instructions

Centre square plain or dark blue print. Star points brighter blue than centre. Background muslin.
Cut:
  • 4 - 2 3/4" squares for centre (dark blue)
  • 4 - 3 5/8" squaares for star points (brighter blue)
  • 4 - 2 3/4" squares for background muslin
  • 4 - 3 5/8" squares for background muslin
Evening Star Method: To form points put one bright blue 3 5/8" square right sides together with one 3 5/8" muslin square. Mark centre line corner to corner, sew 1/4" seam each side of line.
Cut and press to form 2 - 2 3/4" squaares. Repeat four times.
Join squares as in diagram to form lines.
Join rows together to form block.

Unfinished squares before joining - 2 3/4" squares
Unfinished block 9 1/2"


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