Tutorial: Turning 2.5” Scraps into a Log Cabin Block

Posted by Sven Hoff on

Our version of this block is made with 2.5” scrap squares and white strips. The finished block is 10.5” unfinished.

1. A graph paper pattern to use for placement
2. Sew a 2.5” scrap square and 2.5” white square together
3. Sew a 2.5” x 4.5” white strip “log” to #2
4. Sew a 2.5” x 4.5” log strip composed of two 2.5” scrap blocks to #3
5. Sew a 2.5” x 6.5” log strip composed of three 2.5” scrap blocks to #4
6. Sew a 2.5” x 6.5” log strip composed of three 2.5” scrap blocks to #5
7. Sew a 2.5” x 8.5” log strip composed of four 2.5” scrap blocks to #6
8. Sew a 2.5” x 8.5” white log strip to #7
9. Sew a 2.5” x 10.5” white log strip to #8
10. Finished block

 

 

1. Graph paper for pattern placement.



2. Strips 1 & 2

 

3. Strip 3

 

4. Strip 4

 

5. Strip 5

 

6. Strip 6

 

7. Strip 7

 

8. Strip 8

 

9. Strip 9

 

10. Completed block

 

11. Placement on Quilt

 

Finished Quilt 

 

Our 7pc Fabric Packs are PERFECT for this project
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Credit to JENR8R @ Quiltingboard.com


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