Cake Stand Quilt Block
Cutting Requirements for 12″ finished block (scant 1/4″ seam allowance):
- Orange: Cut THREE (3) 4 1/2″ squares. (These are flanked by the results of the Yellow 5″ squares as needed for this quilt block.)
- Yellow: Cut TWO (2) 5″ squares. Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time. You’ll end up with TWO (2) triangles per square. (These will flank the Orange 4 1/2″ squares, which will create ONE (1) Square in a Square. It’ll also be the center of this quilt block.)
- White: Cut ONE (1) 9″ square. Then cut the square diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time. You’ll end up with TWO (2) triangles. (These will be the upper left-hand corner & the lower right-hand corner of this quilt block.)
Cake Stand Quilt
If you make TWELVE (12) “Cake Stand Quilt Blocks,” you will end up with the quilt top pictured above. The size will be 36″ x 48″ finished, 36 1/2″ x 48 1/2″ unfinished.