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.

Nine Patch Square

Free Quilt Block Pattern

The Nine Patch Square quilt block is a simple block to construct but can be very dramatic depending on the colour choices made.

Squares, half square triangles and flying geese units are the chosen patches to construct this easy quilt block.

As illustrated in the sample quilt drawings, whether you choose a light or dark fabric for the background can achieve a subtle or vibrant look. It is all in your hands.

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