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Mini Sawtooth Stars

Make 3"-square Sawtooth Star blocks using a traditional piecing method or the foundation-piecing pattern. Fabrics are from Fairy Story by Becky Kelly for Timeless Treasures Fabrics.


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Foundation-Piecing Alternative

For precise seams in blocks as small as these, some quilters prefer paper piecing instead of a traditional method. Click on "Download this Project" if you would like the Flying Geese Foundation Pattern to paper-piece the Flying Geese units in this quilt.

Cut pieces in the following order. Instructions are for a single-fold binding of 1-1/8"-wide strips. If you wish to use a double-fold binding, increase the blue print amount to 1/2 yard and cut 2-1/2"-wide strips.

From blue check, cut:        
9—2" sashing squares
64—1-5/8" squares

From solid cream, cut:
16—2-3/4" squares
64—1-1/4" squares

From pink check, cut:
4—3-1/2" squares
16—2" squares

From green print, cut:
4—5-3/4" squares, cutting each diagonally twice in an X for 16 setting triangles total
4—3-1/2" setting square
8—3-1/4" squares, cutting each in half diagonally for 16 corner triangles total

From multicolor stripe, cut:
12—2x9" sashing rectangles

From blue print, cut:
3—1-1/8x42" binding strips

4—3-1/2x22" border strips