|1. Take two contrasting 5,25 squares and draw a|
diagonal line on the wrong side of the
|2, Place squares right sides together..|
|3. Sew quarter inch away from both sides of|
the drawn line and cut along the drawn line.
|4. Press towards the darker fabric to form |
two half square triangles.
|5. Place two HST's right sides together, seams butted and dark triangle |
on top of the light and vice versa .
6. Draw a diagonal line at right angles
to the seam.
|7.Sew a quarter inch each side of the drawn line and cut along the drawn line to result in|
two QST 4" (4.5" unfinished) units
|8. Finished nine patch block. You will need to start with 5 squares of|
each of two contrasting fabrisc and you will have one unit left over which
you can use in the centre of another block.