|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.
Free Quilt Block Pattern
The Homespun quilt block is comprised of three common patches -- the flying geese patch, half square triangles and the square.
You might notice that the Homespun block looks familiar. It has similarities to other blocks -- the Cups and Saucers block and the Hands of Friendship block, but on closer inspection you will see the subtle differences.
Other than the quilt layouts illustrated here, you might also look to the other two patterns mentioned above for inspiration for other setting designs of your quilt.