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.

Scrapbook Star

Free Quilt Block Pattern

The Scrapbook Star quilt block is a wonderful learning experience if you are new to quiltmaking. This nine patch block uses squares, half square triangles and also quarter square triangles all working together to make an interesting block.

As you can see from the sample quilts illustrated, different parts of the block come to the forefront, depending on which type of layout you choose.