Video tutorial: 3D hexagon quilt block

2-minute video tutorial: 3D hexagon quilt block

2 minute video tutorial: 3D hexagon quilt block

Do you have any jelly rolls you don’t know what to do with? This is your project!

If you don’t have jelly rolls, you still can make these 2 blocks quickly and easily by using 2 1/2″ strips.

How to make a 3D hexagon quilt block

Learn in 2 minutes how to make a 3 D hexagon block:

Materials for 7 blocks

3 pairs of strips of fabric 2 1/2 inch x width of fabric or 42″.

Use the right fabric value to get the 3D effect. Follow this guideline:

  • Pair one: medium + dark
  • Pair two: medium + light
  • Pair three: dark + light

If you don’t have a 60 degree ruler

OR

  • here is how to cut 60 degree triangles without special rulers:

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2-minute video tutorial: 3D hexagon quilt block

10 thoughts on “2-minute video tutorial: 3D hexagon quilt block”

  1. Im always fascinated by these blocks, they appear so complex until they are broken down. Such a great tutorial and efficient method. THANKS!

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  2. Teresa, you are Terrific ! I follow you on Instagram, utube, and I receive your newsletters ! You never cease to amaze me ! You simplify quilt blocks into bite size pieces . Thank you so much !

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  3. Teresa, your tutorials are fascinating and I love this block. I’ve always been afraid to try it till now. Me and my jelly rolls thank you. Now if I can figure out how to square them up for a quilt. Any tips?

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  4. Midge, you have 2 options. You can leave the edges as they are, with hexagon points (check out the photos of my hexagonal dream pattern for sale), or add half a hexagon made with triangles and place them in the areas that need feeling, and then square it, just cut across from hexagon to hexagon point if you know what I mean.

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  5. Wowww!!! This tutorial is set out beautifully! Thank you for sharing, Teresa:) My husband always wanted a 3D quilt – well Father’s Day is a month away;)
    Happy quilting. Xx

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