The Shoo Fly Block is such a great block to play around with. I have used it many times and never tire of finding new ways to put them into my quilts.
The two sizes of Shoo Fly Blocks I like to use are (3) inch and (6) inch
Here are the instructions for constructing these cute, versitile blocks.
Some of the quilts I have used the Shoo Fly Block in.
Treasures from the Scrap Bin
Find the pattern here for Treasures in the Scrap Bin Quilt.
Whimsical Baskets Quilt
Find the pattern here for Whimsical Baskets Quilt.
I hope you have fun playing with the versatile Shoo Fly Quilt Block in your quilts. I would love to see what you make, you can share your pictures in the Pine Valley Quilts Facebook group here.
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Making four Flying Geese units at a time is a great time saver, and a wonderful method. I love to oversize the units and trim them down to the correct size for perfect blocks. Read how I go about making these versatile units that I use in almost every quilt I make.