BLOCKS by SIZE 9" Quilt Blocks

There is no question that 12" quilt blocks are the most commonly used. But at times, you want to make a block that is a little smaller and uses easy math. Enter the 9 inch block -- not too big and not too small, but just fits the bill.

Dublin Steps

Free Quilt Block Pattern

The Dublin Steps quilt block is a simple nine patch design featuring basic units in quiltmaking -- squares and half square triangles.

This easy quilt block would make a nice change for selection when leading a new beginner class in quiltmaking. The directional nature of the block leads to all sorts of interesting possibilities when designing your final quilt.

More "Irish" quilt blocks
~ Connemara
~ Danny Boy
~ Irish Puzzle
~ Lucky Clover