|BLOCKS by SIZE||12" Quilt Blocks|
A quilter's favourite - the twelve inch quilt block. These are probably the most commonly used. The measurements divide easily and evenly for quick calculations. Whether the goal is a bed-sized quilt or a cuddle quilt in an afghan size, a 12" quilt block is your go-to choice.
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.