Assemble Quilt Center
1. Referring to row 1 in Quilt Assembly Diagram, lay out appropriate house blocks, tan print pieces, and tan floral pieces in a horizontal row. Join one small house block and tan print 4-1⁄2" square in vertical row; press seam open. Then sew together all pieces to make row 1; press seams open. The row should be 8-1⁄2x32-1⁄2" including seam allowances.
2. Referring to Quilt Assembly Diagram for pieces in each row, repeat Step 1 to assemble rows 2 and 3.
3. Join rows and light blue floral 2-1⁄2x3-2⁄2" sashing strips to make quilt center. Press seams open. The quilt center should be 32-1⁄2x28-1⁄2" including seam allowances.