**Silent Star Quilt Block**

**Cutting Requirements for 12″ finished block** (precise 1/4″ seam allowance):

**Green:**Cut TWO (2) 4 3/4″ squares. On the back side of each square, draw a diagonal line, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time.**Green:**Cut THREE (3) 5 1/4″ squares. Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, TWO (2) times. You will end up with FOUR (4) triangles per square (you only need a total of TEN (10) triangles for this quilt block).**White:**Cut TWO (2) 4 3/4″ squares.**White:**Cut THREE (3) 5 1/4″ squares. Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, TWO (2) times. You will end up with FOUR (4) triangles per square (you only need a total of TEN (10) triangles for this quilt block).

**Silent Star Quilt Block Diagram
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**Silent Star Variation Quilt Block**

**Cutting Requirements for 12″ finished block** (precise 1/4″ seam allowance):

**Gray:**Cut SEVEN (7) 5 1/4″ squares. Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, TWO (2) times. You will end up with FOUR (4) triangles per square.**White:**Cut SEVEN (7) 5 1/4″ squares. Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, TWO (2) times. You will end up with FOUR (4) triangles per square.**White:**Cut TWO (2) 4 3/4″ squares.**White:**Cut SEVEN (7) 5 1/4″ squares. Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time. You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square.

**Silent Star Variation Quilt Block Diagram
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