Tiny quilt - 3" x 3" blocks

Tiny Quilt TUTORIAL

The Tiny quilt has 9 blocks 3″ x 3″ blocks assembled with sashing.

I made all the blocks with foundation piecing. In such small sizes it’s a lot easier to get an accurate block that using traditional piecing.

I normally use regular copy paper but in small sizes it can be a bit thick. You can use special paper for foundation piecing if you prefer.

Check out all the mini block tutorials.

Tiny quilt templates

Download the traditional and foundation  templates from my Etsy shop.

Facebook group

Don’t forget to join my Facebook group so you can show photos of your quilts and blocks, see everyone else’s quilts and just share tips and experiences.

My book Turnabout Patchwork

“Turnabout Patchwork. Simple quilts with a twist” is all about playing with blocks – making a block, slicing it up, and turning or repositioning the pieces to make a completely different block (sometimes two smaller blocks) to yield endless quilt tops.

See all the quilts in the book in a real life project

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Share your work!

If you make any of my tutorials this is how you can share your pictures:

  • On Instagram please tag me with @teresadownunder and hashtag #teresadownunder
  • Join my Facebook group and post your pictures there
Tiny quilt video tutorials

12 thoughts on “Tiny Quilt TUTORIAL”

  1. Teresa, I’m sorry but I don’t find where to sign up for the new quilt sew along.  Where do I go for that.

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  2. There’s no need to formally join. You can subscribe to my YouTube channel and turn the notifications on so you get notified when the new video is out and you can follow this blog as well. Enjoy!

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  3. Is there a recommended fabric requirement if I want to make all the blocks coordinate? I’m trying to decide between random scraps or using 3 or 4 fat quarters for the blocks

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  4. I don’t have any recommendation for it but 4 FQ and a background fabric is plenty. I used more than 4 fabrics because I was working off some of my small fabric scraps. But I made sure I had the same background and the pink fabric with small red triangles in several blocks to give it a more cohesive look.

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