Category Archives: nine patch

Video tutorial: 9-patch block – beginner’s series

Video tutorial: 9-patch quilt block - beginner's series

This is a good block for beginners. It’s also very suitable for precuts, for instance charm squares.

How to make a 9-patch block – beginner’s series

Learn in a couple of minutes:

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Video tutorials: disappearing 9 patch blocks

Video tutorial: learn to make 4 disappearing 9-patch blocks in 3 minutes

Learn to make 4 different types of disappearing 9-patch blocks in just 3 minutes.

Start with nine 5″ squares and then follow the tutorial. Some blocks need two 9-patch blocks so that pieces can be swapped around.

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Video tutorial: double disappearing 9 patch block variation

Video tutorial: double disappearing 9 patch

Sometimes you can just keep slicing blocks into very intricate layouts. This is another go at a disappearing 9-patch quilt block.

Start with eighteen 5″ squares and then follow the tutorial.

How to make a disappearing 9-patch quilt block

Learn to make a double disappearing 9 patch quilt block in a couple of minutes:

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2 minute video tutorial: Crazy 4-patch quilt blocks

Video tutorial: crazy 4-patch quilt blocks

This is a very easy and fun block to make. This block is perfect for layer cakes.

Learn to make crazy 4-patch quilt blocks

Learn in 2 minutes:

Materials

  • 4 – 10″ squares

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Video tutorial: double disappearing 9 patch block

Double disappearing 9 patch block video tutorial

This is another twist on a disappearing 9-patch block variation I made sometime ago. This is a quick and easy block which is suitable for beginners. It’s also a perfect block to make with charm squares.

How to make a double disappearing 9-patch quilt block

Learn how to make a double disappearing 9 patch block in just over 2 minutes:

 

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Block size

12 inches.

Materials

For 2 simple 9-patch blocks:

  • 5 squares, 5″ x 5″ in one print
  • 5 squares,  5″ x 5″ in a matching print
  • 8 squares, 5″ x 5″ in the background fabric

Tip: Choose a different colour scheme for each block. For instance red and green, yellow and purple, orange and blue, black and red.

Play with different placement of the blocks. See some examples below.

Quilt designs

You have here a few quilt layouts that you can make with this quick and easy block:

Video tutorial: double disappearing 9 patch block tutorial - This is a very quick and easy block

Video tutorial: double disappearing 9 patch block tutorial - This is a very quick and easy block

Video tutorial: double disappearing 9 patch block tutorial - This is a very quick and easy block

Video tutorial: double disappearing 9 patch block tutorial - This is a very quick and easy block

Other disappearing 9-patch blocks

You may also be interested in these disappearing 9-patch blocks:

Variation 1

See the blog tutorial for more details and photos of quilt designs.

Variation 2

The blog tutorial has more details and photos of quilt designs.

Variation 3

See the blog tutorial for details and photos of quilt designs.

Variation 4

See the blog tutorial for more details and photos of quilt designs.

 Video tutorial: double disappearing 9 patch block tutorial - This is a very quick and easy block