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Snowball No. 1 posted: 1/17/2003
by Dori Hawks Printable Page
Category: Pieced Level: Easy
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This block can stand alone in a quilt if you reverse the fabrics for every other block. You could make each block different. Use juvenile prints or specialty prints in the center and several coordinating fabrics in the corners. Or pair this block with the Puss In The Corner Block.

Finished Size: 9"

Fabric Reqs For Block: (Example fabrics in parentheses)
  • 4" x 14" Dark
  • 10" x 10" Light
Cutting Instructions
Piece Shape # Fabric Instructions  
A  4  Dark Cut four 3 1/8" x 3 1/8" squares
B  1 Light Cut one 9 " x 9 " square

Assembly (1/4" seam allowance throughout):
Instruction Diagram
Step 1: Place each dark A square on the corner of the light B square with right sides together, matching corners and the sides.
Step 2: Sew diagonally across each dark square. Press toward the corner and trim off the excess fabric.
Color Options


Designed in EQ5
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