Saturday, July 1, 2017

July Muggamo

July's Muggamo pattern had to be red, white and blue for the good ole US of A!



Download your pattern HERE.

You will need:

Red

Four 2 3/8" squares - on wrong side mark once on the diagonal
One 1 1/2" x 8" strip

White

One 4 1/2" square
Two 2 1/2" squares - on wrong side mark once on the diagonal
Four 2" squares
One 1 1/2" x 8" strip

Blue

Two 2 1/2" squares
One 1 1/2" x 8" strip



Flying Geese





Place two red squares on the large white square, right sides together. Note the direction of the drawn lines.





Stitch 1/4" on both sides of drawn line. Cut apart on the drawn line.




Press towards triangles.




Place a red square on the new unit. Note direction of drawn line.




Stitch 1/4" on each side of drawn line. 




Cut on the drawn line, Press towards triangles. Repeat for last three units.




Half Square Triangles








Place a white and blue square, right sides together. Stitch 1/4" on each side of drawn line. 




Cut on line.  Press towards blue. Square to 2". See how HERE. Repeat for last two squares.

Assemble block




Lay out your pieces.




Stitch rows.




Then stitch rows together.

Side piece





Lay out your red, white and blue strips. Stitch. Press away from white strip.




Trim off one edge.




Sub-cut your sewn strip to two 3 1/2" squares.




Lay them next to each other to check placement. Stitch.

Mug Rug





Lay your star piece next to the side unit. Stitch. Press towards star.




Sandwich your piece. Quilt. Bind.




Enjoy!
If you share on social media, please use #muggamo. I would love to see your creations!

Happy Stitching!
Jen

4 comments:

  1. Thank you for the tutorial! I love it!

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  3. Wonderful muggamo for July.
    Can you check the link to the pdf, as I can not download the pattern.

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    1. Thank you for fixing it. Understand the delay. Celebrating a life is very meaningful.

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