12" block shown in the quilt design below is a variation of
"Dandelion" in Volume 3, which is made with Set E. The
finished length of one leg of the corner triangle in a 12"
8-pointed star is 3 7/16" the same length as a finished
8-pointed star made with Set N. That means a diagonal half of the
small star is the same size as the corner triangle in the large
star a Perfect Patchwork marriage!
For PDF of full-size template patterns, click here.
Template Key for pieced corner units
Template Key for large pieced star units
Template key for Set N half-and-half stars
|1. Make 8.||2. Sew into 4 pairs.||3. Set in corner units. Make 4.||4.
Join pairs to make 2
|5. Make 4 pieced triangle units.||6. Set in the pieced triangles.||7. Join the two halves and set in the side triangle units.||For complete details on setting in perfect squares and triangles, see pages 6 and 7 of Volume 3.|