Quilted Kitchen: Mother’s Favorite Quilt Block and Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cupcakes for Mother’s Day

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Mother’s Favorite Quilt Block




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

  • Red:  Cut TWO (2) 2 1/4″ squares.  Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time.  You will end up with TWO (2) 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.
  • Red:  Cut TWO (2) 1 1/4″ x 7 3/4″ strips.
  • Red:  Cut TWO (2) 1 1/4″ x 9″ strips.
  • Red:  Cut ONE (1) 5 1/2″ square.
  • Pink:  Cut SIX (6) 2 1/4″ squares.  Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time.  You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square.
  • Pink:  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.
  • Pink:  Cut ONE (1) 6 1/4″ square.  Then cut the square diagonally, corner-to-corner, TWO (2 times).  You will end up with FOUR (4) triangles.

Quilt Block Construction Diagram:

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Using this image (above) as a guide, sew your Mother’s Favorite quilt block by sewing each individual section together, then sew the corner sections to the center section.

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cupcakes from Catch My Partry




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