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Video tutorial: Rail fence variations quilt blocks tutorial

Video tutorial: Rail fence variations blockHow to make rail fence variations quilt blocks

Learn how to make some rail fence variations quilt blocks in just over 2 minutes:

Materials for some rail fence variations quilt blocks

  • 3 strips 15 x 1 1/2 inches of dark fabric
  • 3 strips 15 x 1 1/2 inches of medium volume fabric
  • 3 strips 15 x 1 1/2 inches of low volume fabric
  • Five 3 1/2 inch squares in dark fabric
  • Five 3 1/2 inch squares in medium volume fabric
  • Five 3 1/2 inch squares in low volume fabric

Block size

Each strip makes four 3 1/2 inch squares.

Four patch  blocks measure 6 1/2  inch square.

Nine patch blocks measure 9 1/2 inch square.

Some of the blocks

Have a look at some of the variations you can obtain:

4-patch quilting blocks

Video tutorial: Rail fence variations quilt blocks tutorial

Video tutorial: Rail fence variations quilt blocks tutorial

Video tutorial: Rail fence variations quilt blocks tutorial

Video tutorial: Rail fence variations quilt blocks tutorial

9-patch quilting blocks

Video tutorial: Rail fence variations quilt blocks tutorial

Video tutorial: Rail fence variations quilt blocks tutorial

Video tutorial: Rail fence variations quilt blocks tutorial

Video tutorial: Rail fence variations quilt blocks tutorial

Video tutorial: Rail fence variations quilt blocks tutorial

 

Quick and easy bow tie quilt block video tutorial

Quick and easy bow tie quilt block video tutorial

Bow tie is a quick and easy block and you can make many different quilt layouts with it.

How to make a quick and easy bow tie quilt block

Learn how to make this easy block in less than 2 minutes:

Block size

9 1/2 inch square.

This is the block you make with this video tutorial.
Quick and easy Bow tie quilt block - video tutorial

And then I made one version with round corners

Quilt designs ideas

With sashingQuick and easy Bow tie quilt block - video tutorial

Without sashing

Quick and easy Bow tie quilt block - video tutorial

Quick and easy Bow tie quilt block - video tutorial

Quick and easy Bow tie quilt block - video tutorial

Rounding the block corners

Quick and easy Bow tie quilt block - video tutorial

Quilting blocks made with precuts

Quilting with precuts

These 7 quilting blocks can be made with 5 inch charm squares.

Most of the blocks are suitable for beginners.

Disappearing 4-patch quilt block

This is a beginner quilt block.

See some quilt layouts you can make with a 4-patch quilt block.

Disappearing hourglass quilt block

This is a beginner/intermediate quilt block.

See some quilt layouts you can make with a disappearing hourglass block.

Road to Tennessee quilt block

This is a beginner quilt block.

See some quilt layouts you can make with a road to Tennessee block.

Disappearing 9-patch quilt block variation 1

This is a beginner quilt block.

See some quilt layouts you can make with this disappearing 9-patch quilt block

Disappearing 9-patch quilt block variation 2

This is a beginner quilt block.

See some quilt layouts you can make with this disappearing 9-patch quilt block

Disappearing 9-patch quilt block with pinwheels 3

This is a beginner/intermediate quilt block.

See some quilt layouts you can make with this disappearing 9-patch quilt block

Disappearing 9-patch quilt block variation 4

This is a beginner quilt block.

See some quilt layouts you can make with this disappearing 9-patch quilt block