Introduction: Curved Nine Patch
This is a variation on a nine patch block that measures 21" X 21"
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Step 1: Supplies
Favorite Rotary cutter
7" finished Drunken Path Template
"You can use other size of the Drunken Path Template"
I started with 3 contrasting colors of fabric ½ yds each.
( There will be extra fabric left after cutting the pattern out.)
Step 2: Cutting 1
The measurements I am giving are for the 7" Drunken Path Template.
Iron and square your fabric.
Cut a 7½" strip from the selvage to the selvage cut 1 strip of each color which make 3 (strips 7½"X44")
Step 3: Cutting 2
Take the 7"X44" pink strip and cut into 6"X7½" rectangles.
(you will make 4 of these)
Tip In the second picture it shows you how to measure your other sizes of the Drunken Path Template.
Step 4: Cutting 3
Now you are going to cut green selvage to the selvage 2"X44" one strip.
Then you are going to cut the strip into 2"X7½".
(You need make 4 of these)
Tip In the third picture it shows you how to measure your other sizes of the Drunken Path Template.
Step 5: Cutting 4
Take your yellow strip 7½"X44". Cut one 7½"X 7½" square.
Step 6: Cutting 5 & 6
Take that same yellow fabric and cut out 4 of template A.
Now take the green fabric 7½"X44 strip and cut out 4 of template B.
Step 7: Layout
Look at the picture above for the layout.
Step 8: Sewing 1
Now you're going to take the pink and green rectangles and sew them together with ¼ seem. This will make a 7½" square.
repeat until you have 4 of them.
Step 9: Sewing 2
Now take your A&B fabric & sew ¼" seam with pin method or no pin method (this is your choice).
Repeat this 4 times.
Step 10: Sewing 3
Iron your curved out & rectangles in .
Step 11: Sewing 4
Now put together like a 9 patch according to the layout. Make sure you nest your seams or other method you us to mach seams.
Step 12: Finishing
make sure your points match and you are done !!!
You can make it as a centerpiece or make more then one block and make a bed size quilt.
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