**Tonal Concentric Squares**

Like yesterday's option, this one uses 2 colors instead of background and feature fabrics. I had some gray pieces already cut and sewn from my red & aqua option, so I'm adding orange to those! This stack kinda reminds me of Halloween. :)

You will sew together 2 13" squares that are the same color, then cut them apart as in the block tutorial. I opted to work with 6.5" squares (cut my 13" squares into 4 pieces) so that I could get more variety in which prints were next to each other. I'm picky, have you noticed? The directions for using 6.5" squares are also on the block tutorial page.

* For a 34" x 34" baby quilt you will need 24 triangles of the main color (6 - 13" squares sewn into 3 pairs and cut into 24 triangles) and 12 triangles of your second color (4 - 13" squares sewn into 2 pairs and cut into 16 triangles, leaving you with 4 extra triangles).

* For a 46" x 46" lap quilt you will need 24 triangles of one color (6 - 13" squares sewn into 3 pairs and cut into 24 triangles) and 40 triangles of your second color (10 - 13" squares sewn into 5 pairs and cut into 40 triangles).

**Assembly**
Take 1 triangle from each color and sew them together along the longest side (hypotenuse).

For a baby quilt you will need 12 of these.

For a lap quilt you will need 24.

This quilt will be assembled in diagonal rows. See the diagrams below.

Starting from the upper right:

1. Sew together 2 triangles from the main color

2. Sew together 1 triangle, 2 blocks, 1 triangle

3. Sew 1 triangle, 4 blocks, 1 triangle

4. Sew 1 triangle, 4 blocks, 1 triangle

5. Sew together 1 triangle, 2 blocks, 1 triangle

6. Sew together 2 triangles from the main color

Then sew together the rows.

Lap Quilt:

Starting from the upper right:

1. Sew together 2 triangles from the main color

2. Sew together 1 triangle, 2 blocks, 1 triangle

3. Sew 1 triangle, 4 blocks, 1 triangle

4. Sew 1 triangle, 6 blocks, 1 triangle

5. Sew 1 triangle, 6 blocks, 1 triangle

6. Sew 1 triangle, 4 blocks, 1 triangle

7. Sew together 1 triangle, 2 blocks, 1 triangle

8. Sew together 2 triangles from the main color

Then sew together the rows.

1. Sew together 2 triangles from the main color

2. Sew together 1 triangle, 2 blocks, 1 triangle

3. Sew 1 triangle, 4 blocks, 1 triangle

4. Sew 1 triangle, 4 blocks, 1 triangle

5. Sew together 1 triangle, 2 blocks, 1 triangle

6. Sew together 2 triangles from the main color

Then sew together the rows.

Lap Quilt:

1. Sew together 2 triangles from the main color

2. Sew together 1 triangle, 2 blocks, 1 triangle

3. Sew 1 triangle, 4 blocks, 1 triangle

4. Sew 1 triangle, 6 blocks, 1 triangle

5. Sew 1 triangle, 6 blocks, 1 triangle

6. Sew 1 triangle, 4 blocks, 1 triangle

7. Sew together 1 triangle, 2 blocks, 1 triangle

8. Sew together 2 triangles from the main color

Then sew together the rows.

** I didn't have all of the orange washed so I couldn't get my actual example laid out. It's been a long week! I'll swap out the pictures when I have my actual quilt to show. **

Great diagram - easy to understand.

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