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Blue-and-White Pinwheels

Add depth to a two-color quilt by using a variety of prints. Multiple blue and white prints in medium and light hues from Johnny Karwan's Blue Palace collection for Clothworks provide a subtle scrappiness.


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Assemble Blocks

1. Referring to Diagram 1, sew together a white-and-blue print medium triangle and a blue print medium triangle along short edges to make a triangle pair. Press seam toward blue print medium triangle.

2. Add a matching white-and-blue large triangle to long edge of triangle pair to make a pieced square (Diagram 2). Press seam toward large triangle.

3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 to make four matching pieced squares.

4. Referring to Diagram 3, sew together the four pieced squares in pairs. Press seams in opposite directions. Join pairs to make a Pinwheel block. Press seam in one direction. The Pinwheel block should be 6-1/2" square including seam allowances.

5. Repeat steps 1-4 to make 13 Pinwheel blocks total.