Assemble the Baby Boy Quilt Center
1. Sew blue tone-on-tone print 2-1/2x8-1/2-inch rectangles to opposite short edges of the green tone-on-tone print 8-1/2x10-1/2-inch appliqué foundation (Block Assembly Diagram). Sew blue tone-on-tone print 2-1/2x14-1/2-inch rectangles to remaining edges to make a center block. The center block should be 14-1/2x12-1/2 inches including seam allowances. Press all seams toward blue tone on-tone print.
2. Lay out the center block, blue print and green print rectangles, and blue tone-on-tone print sashing strips (Quilt Assembly Diagram). Join the pieces in sections and the sections in rows. Press all seams toward the sashing strips. Join the rows to make the quilt center. Press seams in one direction. The quilt center should be 29-1/2x36-1/2 inches including seam allowances.