Block of the Week- The Odette Quilt- Week 6



Welcome to Week 6 of the Odette Quilt Block of the Week!

Here are the scheduled posts in this series.  If they have already been posted, they have links to them. If there are no links, that means they have posted yet.

Odette Schedule
Week 6- February 13th- Blocks 11 and 12
Week 7- February 20th- Blocks 13 and 14
Week 8- February 27th- Blocks 15 and 16
Week 9- March 5th- Blocks 17 and 18[
Week 10- March 12th- Blocks 19 and 20
Week 11- March 19th- Assembly


This week we are working on Blocks 11 and 12.  Let's go!



Odette Block 11




From the Navy, cut:
     -1- 7 1/2” square, cut on both diagonals to yield 4 triangles

From the Turquoise, cut:
     -2- 7” square, each cut on one diagonal to yield 2 triangles per square (4 triangles total)

From the White Background, cut:
     -1- 7 1/2” square, cut on both diagonals to yield 4 triangles

1.  Using 4 navy triangles and 4 white triangles to make the triangle unit shown below.  Repeat to make a total of 4 triangle units.

Make 4 triangle units

2.  Use the triangle units made in step 1 and the 4 turquoise triangles to make the unit shown below.  Repeat to make a total of 4 units.  Trim each unit to measure 6 1/2" x 6 1/2".


 Make 4 units, 6 1/2" x 6 1/2", including the seam allowance


3.  Lay the block pieces out as shown in the block picture above and sew the block together.


Make 1 block, 12 1/2" x 12 1/2", including the seam allowance




Odette Block 12




From the Yellow, cut:
     -1- 6 1/2” square
     -2- 4” squares

From the Aqua, cut:
     -8- 3 1/2” squares

From the White Background, cut:
     -4- 3 1/2” squares
     -2- 4” squares
     -4- 3 1/2" x 6 1/2" pieces

1.  Use 2- 4” white and 2- 4” yellow squares to make two at a time HST.  Trim each HST to 3 1/2” square.  You will end up with 4 HST total.


                                 Make 4 HSTs, 3 1/2" x 3 1/2", including the seam allowance

2.  Use 8- 3 1/2” aqua squares and 3 1/2" x 6 1/2" white pieces to make four stitch and flip flying geese.  


 Make 4 stitch and flip flying geese, 3 1/2" x 6 1/2", including the seam allowance

3.  Use the 6 1/2” yellow square and 4- 3 1/2” white squares to make a diamond in the square as shown below (use the easy corner triangle method).


Make 1, 6 1/2" x 6 1/2", including the seam allowance


4.  Lay the block pieces out as shown in the block picture above and sew the block together.


Make 1 block, 12 1/2" x 12 1/2", including the seam allowance


See you back here next week to work on Blocks 13 & 14.  Let me know if you have any other questions!


Talk to you soon,


Jessica

Comments

  1. I love these blocks! I mean, ALL of the blocks in this QAL! I don't have time to make this quilt now, but I am saving the patterns and will definitely make this quilt. Thank you so much for this!

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    1. Hi Alycia, Thank you so much!! I'm so glad to hear you like the blocks! I really love them too and I love making them! I hope you'll enjoy making them when you get to it. Jessica

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