|From black fabric cut 4 - 2" squares|
cut 2 - 2 1/2" squares
cut 1 - 4" square
From white/cream fabric cut 2 - 2 1/2" squares
From blue fabric cut 1 - 4" square
|Layer 4" blue and 4" black square together right sides together, draw a line corner to corner. |
Layer 2 1/2" white and 2 1'2" black squares together right sides together, draw a line corner to corner. (You will have two sets of white & black squares)
|Sew a scant 1/4" seam on each side of the line....|
|Cut the sections apart....|
|You will have 2 black & blue triangle squares and 4 white & black triangle squares. Iron, light to dark.|
|Square up black & white triangle squares to measure 2".|
Square up black & blue triangle square to measure 3 1/2"
|Here my sections are ready to be sewn together.|
|I sewed the corner squares and triangles together first, then I sewed them to the blue & black triangle squares.|
|"Bitter Enemy" November 7, 1863|
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