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Dotty Stars

Gather up all the polka dot prints you can find, then combine them to make a bright and colorful throw.


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Assemble Blocks

1. Referring to Diagram 6, lay out four star point units, four light print 6-1 ⁄2" squares, and one Nine-Patch unit in three horizontal rows.

2.  Sew together the pieces in each row. Press the seam allowances toward the light print squares or Nine-Patch unit. Then join the rows to make a Dolly Madison’s Star block. Press the seam allowances in one direction. The pieced block should measure 18-1⁄2" square, including the seam allowances.

3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 to make a total of nine Dolly Madison’s Star blocks.