Assemble Nine-Patch Blocks
1. Referring to Diagram 1, sew together two blue floral 2×42" strips and a yellow floral 2×42" strip to make Strip Set A. Press seams toward blue floral strips. Cut strip set into eighteen 2"-wide A segments.
2. Referring to Diagram 2, sew together two cream print 2×42" strips and a blue floral 2×42" strip to make Strip Set B. Press seams toward blue floral strip. Repeat to make a second Strip Set B. Cut strip sets into thirty-six 2"-wide B segments.
3. Referring to Diagram 3, sew together one A segment and two B segments to make a Nine-Patch block. Press seams toward B segments. The block should be 5" square including seam allowances. Repeat to make 18 Nine-Patch blocks total.