The Nine patch block is our block for day nine and we are going to make itusing two contrasting fabrics.
For this block, we are using 41/2″ squares.
Cut 5 dark, four light (9 in total) The nine ‘patches’ are what gives the block it’s name.
Arrange the blocks as shown, with the dark and light alternating. Dark blocks in the corners and centre
Stitch together the rows using 1/4″ seam allowance, press
Join the rows together, press
Trim to size if necessary
Just three more blocks to make. See you tomorrow for block 10.
If you’ve missed it you will find the previous blocks here: