Nine-Patch Heart: FREE Quilt Block Pattern

About this Quilt

Skill Level
CONFIDENT BEGINNER

Finished Block Size
7 x 7

Heart of the Home: Cheerful Valentine Table Runner Quilt Pattern

Cutting Instructions
(cut in order listed)

Cream print
1 square 3 x 3
4 squares 2 x 2
Red print
1 rectangle 3 x 5
5 squares 2 x 2
Green/red floral
1 rectangle 3 x 5
4 squares 2 x 2

Peicing the Block

    1. Draw diagonal line on wrong side of cream print 2 square. Referring to Diagram I-A, place marked square on red print 3 x 5 rectangle, right sides together, aligning raw edges. Stitch on drawn line; trim away and discard excess fabric. Open and press. Repeat on opposite end of rectangle to make red pieced rectangle. Make 1.

      Nine-Patch Heart: FREE Quilt Block Pattern

      In similar manner, make floral pieced rectangle using green floral 3 x 5 rectangle and 2 cream 2 squares (Diagram I-B). Make 1.

Nine-Patch Heart: FREE Quilt Block Pattern

    1. Stitch 5 red print and 4 green floral 2 squares together as shown to make ninepatch (Diagram II).

Nine-Patch Heart: FREE Quilt Block Pattern/Diagram II

    1. Referring to Diagram III , sew 2 rows using floral pieced rectangle, cream 3 square, nine-patch, and red pieced rectable. Stitch rows together to make Nine-Patch Heart Block.

Nine-Patch Heart: FREE Quilt Block Pattern

The Heart of the Home table runner (24 x 53) is patterned in the January/February 2013 issue of McCall’s Quilting.

Heart of the Home: Cheerful Valentine Table Runner Quilt Pattern

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