Bento Box Block

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Choose a brown fabric and a contrasting fabric of your color choice.

Cutting:
Cut a 2 1/2″ strip 42″ long or two strips from a fat quarter.
Stack strips on top of each other, folded so the selvedge matches. Trim/straighten selvedge ends.
Cut 1-6 1/2″ segment –there will be 2 of each color. This is piece C
Cut 2-4 1/2″ segments—there will be 4 of each color.  This is piece B
Cut 2-2 1/2″ segments—there will be 4 of each color. This is piece A

Sewing:
Layout according to the diagram
(Press all seams toward brown)
Sew 2 A pieces together for seam 1
Add 1 B piece for seam 2
Add 1 B piece for seam 3
Add 1 C piece for seam 4
Repeat for the other 3 quarters of the block. Sew the 4 quarters together.