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Mango Tango

Each block of this sizzling, south-of-the-border 54-1/2-square throw uses nine assorted stripe, plaid, and solid fabrics.


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Assemble Nine-Patch Blocks

The instructions that follow result in one Nine-Patch block. Repeat to make 18 Nine-Patch blocks total.

1. Referring to Nine-Patch Diagram, lay out a total of nine bright stripes, plaids, and solid 3-1/2" squares in three rows.

2. Sew together pieces in each row. Press seams in one direction, alternating direction with each row.

3. Join rows to make a Nine-Patch block. Press seams in one direction. The Nine-Patch block should be 9-1/2" square including seam allowances.