Assemble a 3" Bachelor Buttons block.
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  • Solid white and green print scraps

Finished block: 3" square

Cut the Fabrics

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From solid white, cut:

  • 4 each of patterns A and A reversed

From green print, cut: 

  • 4 of Pattern B

Assemble the Block

1. Sew together one solid white A triangle, one green print B triangle, and one solid white A reversed triangle to make a pieced unit (Pieced Unit Diagram). Press the seam allowances toward the white triangles. The pieced unit should measure 2" square, including the seam allowances. Repeat to make a total of four pieced units.


2. Lay out the four pieced units in two pairs (Block Assembly Diagram). Sew together the pairs. Press the seam allowances in opposite directions. Then join the pairs to make a block. Press the seam allowance in one direction.