4 1/2" squares sewn together into triangles
step 2 cut all those triangles apart!
press all those triangles open!
trim to 4" blocks
sew pairs of triangles together
sew pairs of triangles into hourglass blocks
cut hourglass blocks into strips and flip pieces around to create stars
Disappearing hourglass block turns into 6 1/2" star blocks...
stay tuned for the next step
all those blocks needed to be trimmed, this was just one little pile of trimmings
there were lots of others!