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I promised a fun alternate block to Jan’s lovely applique birdhouse block this week and I am here this morning to share the info! HERE you will find the original post with our info on the applique version. For the alternate version, we decided to go simple and pieced. Since Jan did a birdhouse, we figured we would stay with the house theme! We first made the 8″ size and then decided that we wanted to go a little bit smaller so made a 6″ size- I think that is my favorite one. It seems to fit a little bit better with the more intricate piecing of many of the other blocks in this sampler. CUTTING INSTRUCTIONS: 8” HOUSE BLOCK From house print:  (3) 1 ½” x 2 ½” [a], (1) 2” x 3 ½” [b], (1) 1 ½” x 5 ½” [c], (1) 1 ½” x 8 ½” [d]. From roof print…