Quilted Kitchen: Milky Way Quilt Square & Homemade Milky Ways Recipe


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Milky Way Quilt Block




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

  • Lt. Pink:  Cut EIGHT (8) 2 3/4″ squares.
  • Lt. Pink:  Cut FOUR (4) 3 1/4″ squares.Then cut each square diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time.  You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square.
  • Yellow:  Cut TWO (2) 2 3/4″ squares.
  • Yellow:  Cut TWO (2) 3 1/4″ squares.  Then cut each square diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time.  You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square.
  • Yellow:  Cut ONE (1) 3 3/4″ square.  Then cut each square diagonally, corner-to-corner, TWO (2) times.  You will end up with FOUR (4) triangles per square.  You only need TWO (2) of these triangles to make a single quilt block.
  • Goldenrod: Cut TWO (2) 2 3/4″ squares.
  • Goldenrod:  Cut TWO (2) 3 1/4″ squares.  Then cut each square diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time.  You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square.  You only need TWO (2) of these triangles to make a single quilt block.
  • Orange:  Cut TWO (2) 3 1/4″ squares.  Then cut each square diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time.  You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square.

Quilt Block Construction Diagram:

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Homemade Milky Ways recipe from Back for Seconds




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