Use fabrics from your stash for a scrappy look! Needing a simple quilt pattern, this quilt was born. Do rows like that and then start filling with vertically oriented blocks, again going with color by color… does that make sense? The nine patch block is "improved" by stretching the four corners and adding "melon shaped pieces at two opposite sides," she explained. Do you love our projects? Other names of the block.
Weaving It – free pattern and strip piecing tutorial
They should contrast enough so you can read the pattern of the block. A nine patch quilt is a terrific quilt idea and warrants its place on museum walls, and other public walls for its simplicity and heritage. Last fall, I quilted a quilt for a friend and customer, Gina. This quilt is the perfect example of a scrap-busting nine-patch quilt. Press the blocks and square them up. Now here is one of my little pet peeves… most instructions I ever read would tell you to join blocks in rows and then join rows together, right?
You CAN Strip Piece a Single Nine Patch Quilt Block
Crystal's quilt is using 9" blocks, so that's why the different size. Turning a simple block into a stunning quilt is so much fun! For this tutorial, we will be sewing 2. Watercolor is an easy technique using 2" squares of floral fabric to create your design approx. After stitching it the ditch, it's time to free motion quilt our Blooming Nine Patch Block! Quilty Box delivers premium fabric, quilting products, and an exclusive magazine each month. As it is written, this quilt only needs 16 2.
Spiral Motion Spiral Motion is a larger version of Spin Out and creates even more dramatic optical illusions. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. See our Strip Club patterns! One 2 inch cut on back only. Malone, who has been collecting quilt block patterns since , here assembles a treasury of quilt blocks from more than 75 publications, including museum collections and the Kansas City Star Read full review.