Block of the Week- The Odette Quilt- Week 8



Welcome to Week 8 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


This week we are working on Blocks 15 and 16.  Let's go!



Odette Block 15



From the Navy, cut:
     -2- 4” squares

From the Gray, cut:
     -3- 4” squares

From the Yellow, cut:
     -1- 6 7/8” square, cut on one diagonal to yield 2 triangles total

From the Cream Floral, cut:
     -2- 3 7/8” squares, each cut on one diagonal to yield 4 triangles total
     -1- 4” square

From the White Background, cut:
     -4- 3 1/2” squares

1.  Use 2- 4” gray and 2- 4” navy 2 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.  Using the navy/gray HSTs from step 1 and 4- 3 1/2” x 3 1/2” solid white squares. Make the unit shown below.  Each unit should measure 6 1/2” x 6 1/2”, including the seam allowances.  Make a total of 2 units.


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

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

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

4.  Using the gray/cream print HSTs from step 3, the two yellow triangles that were cut from the 6 7/8” squares, and 4 cream print triangles that were cut from the 3 7/8” squares, make the unit as shown below.  Each block should measure 6 1/2” x 6 1/2”, including the seam allowances.  Make a total of 2 units.


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



5.  Lay the block pieces out as shown in the block picture below and sew the block together.


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



Odette Block 16




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

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

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

1.  Use 4- 3 1/2” x 6 1/2" navy pieces and 8- 3 1/2” aqua squares to make four stitch and flip flying geese.  Each flying geese unit will measure 3 1/2" x 6 1/2".  You will end up with 4 total.

                                 Make 4 HSTs, 3 1/2" x 6 1/2", including the seam allowance


2.  Lay the block pieces out as shown in the block picture below 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 17 & 18.  Let me know if you have any other questions!


Talk to you soon,


Jessica

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