**Martha Washington Star Quilt Block**

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

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

**Martha Washington Star Quilt Block Diagram
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**Martha Washington Star Variation Quilt Block**

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

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

**Martha Washington Star Variation Quilt Block Diagram
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