Easy quilt blocks -- the title of this page says it all. But, do not be deceived into believing that "simple" means "boring". Simple blocks make it a fun way to make a finished project in record time. These quilt blocks are great for beginners to get addicted to the whole quilt making process. But, don't think these blocks are just for beginners. Experienced quilters enjoy using simple blocks to make spectacular quilts as well. Your end product is only as limited as your own imagination.
Free Quilt Block Pattern
London Roads is a fun nine patch quilt block to make because you can experiment with colour placement to get a variety of outcomes. In the sample block, some of the rectangle and triangle pieces appear to make an arrow pointing in the direction the quilter wants you to look. You could also try out using more or less fabric selections to render a totally different look.
This quilt block is an easy block comprised of rectangles, squares, half square triangles and quarter square triangle pieces, so you get lots of practice using several different shapes.
The sample illustrations show just how much of an impact colour can have on your quilt as an end product.