Starry Night

Starry Night block

The Starry Night block is made with squares, half square triangles and peaky and spike units set 5 by 5 and uses 5 fabrics.

All pieces are cut from the same strip width for each size block.
10" block 15" block 20" block
2½" wide 3½" wide 4½" wide
Fabric 1 12 half square triangles
Fabric 2 4 left & 4 right spikes
Fabric 3 4 left & 4 right spikes
4 half square triangles
Fabric 4 1 square
8 half square triangles
4 peaky triangles
Fabric 5 8 half square triangles
4 peaky triangles
  1. Peaky & Spike units - follow the instructions for the Pineapple Star block star points. Set calculator block size to 6", 9", 12" for correct template sizes.
    Sew 4 with fabric 2 and 5.
    Sew 4 with fabric 3 and 4.
  2. Half Square Triangle units
    Sew 4 with fabric 1 and 4.
    Sew 8 with fabric 1 and 5.
    Sew 4 with fabric 3 and 4.
  3. Layout units and fabric 4 square as shown and sew together using a ¼ inch seam.