FOUNDATION PAPER-PIECING TUTORIAL - PART 2 OF 4

Kim Noblin, BlockCentral.com

Step 12:  With the printed side down, fold the pattern along the line between Section 1 and Section 4.

Step 13:  Turn the pattern over so that the fabric side is down and fold the paper back along the line between Section 1 and Section 4. Using a ruler and a rotary cutter, trim the brown fabric 1/4" above the edge of the folded pattern.  Discard the excess fabric.  Unfold the paper pattern.

Step 14:  With right sides together, layer a white rectangle on the trimmed edge of the brown fabric.

Step 15:  Holding the white fabric in place, flip the pattern over and pin in place.

Step 16:  Stitch along the line between Section 1 and Section 4, starting above the line and ending past the line.  

Step 17:  Turn the pattern over to the fabric side, flip the white fabric over and press the seam.

Step 18:  With the printed side down, fold the pattern along the line between Section 4 and Section 5.

Step 19:  Turn the pattern over so that the fabric side is down and fold the paper back along the line between Section 4 and Section 5. Using a ruler and a rotary cutter, trim the white fabric 1/4" above the edge of the folded pattern.  Discard the excess fabric.  Unfold the paper pattern.

Step 20:  With right sides together, layer a light blue rectangle on the trimmed edge of the white fabric.

Step 21:  Holding the light blue fabric in place, flip the pattern over and pin in place.

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