Assemble Quilt Center
From remaining light blue print, cut:
From remaining cream marble print, cut:
12—3-1⁄2×15-1⁄2" sashing rectangles
1. Referring to Diagram 8, lay out five light blue print 1-1⁄2" squares and four cream marble print 1-1⁄2" squares in three rows. Sew together squares in each row. Press seams away from cream marble print squares. Join rows to make a Nine-Patch sashing unit; press seams in one direction. The unit should be 3-1⁄2" square including seam allowances. Repeat to make nine Nine-Patch sashing units total.
2. Referring to Quilt Assembly Diagram, lay out Nine-Patch sashing units, cream marble print 3-1⁄2×15-1⁄2" sashing rectangles, and blocks in five horizontal rows. Sew together pieces in each row. Press seams toward sashing rectangles. Join rows to make quilt center; press seams toward sashing rows. Quilt center should be 39-1⁄2" square including seam allowances.