October 2009                 14 1/2" Unfinished
Fabric Requirements: 

Dark Blue:  (8) 2 1/2" squares                                      Yellow:  (4) 2 1/2" x 5 1/2" strip
                    (4) 3" squares                                                           (4) 3" squares 
                                                                                                       (1) 2 1/2" square

Light Blue:  (4) 2 1/2" x 5 1/2" strip                                             White:  (4) 2 1/2" x 4 1/2" strips
                    (8) 3" squares - draw a diagonal                          
                                            line on wrong side


Sewing Instructions:        For ease in assembling - press all seams open.

Sew (1) 2 1/2" 5 1/2" Light Blue strip to                          
(1) 2 1/2" 5 1/2" Yellow strips. Subcut                              Make 4-Patches using these units:
into 2 1/2" units.
Make 8
Make 4
Make Half Square Triangles (HST) by placing  (1) 3" Light Blue square on top of (1) 3" Yellow square, right sides together. Stitch 1/4" on each side of drawn line, cut apart on line, and press open.
Make 8
Repeat above process using (1) 3" Dark Blue square and (1) 3" Light Blue square.
Make 8
Sew (1) 2 1/2" Dark Blue square on one end of (1) 2 1/2" x 4 1/2" White strip.
Make 4
Block Assembly: 
     Assemble the block quadrants as shown:
Make 4
Assemble the block as shown:
14 1/2" Unfinished
Check back Nov 1st for next block.
Unit should measure 4 1/2"
Square up to 2 1/2"
Square up to 2 1/2"