8 4” background squares
8 4” coloured squares (2 of each colour for my design)
1. On the wrong side of each background square draw a diagonal line from one corner to the opposite corner.
2. Lay each background square on top of coloured square (right sides together) so you have 8 pairs.
3. Sew ¼” inch from the line on you background square. Repeat for all squares.
Note: you can arrange the squares anyway you like, here are a few ideas from other bloggers: