Quilted Kitchen: Double Pinwheel & Fiesta Pinwheel Recipe

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Double Pinwheel

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

  • Pink:  Cut TWO (2) 6 3/4″ squares.  Then cut each square diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time.  You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square.
  • Green:  Cut ONE (1) 7 1/4″ square.  Then cut each square diagonally, corner-to-corner, TWO (2 times).  You will end up with FOUR (4) triangles per square.
  • White:  Cut ONE (1) 7 1/4″ square.  Then cut each square diagonally, corner-to-corner, TWO (2 times).  You will end up with FOUR (4) triangles per square.

Quilt Block Construction Diagram:

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Using this image (above) as a guide, sew your Double Pinwheel block together as you would a basic Four-Patch block.

Fiesta Pinwheels from Taste of Home

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