Chocolate Cake Quilt Block

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At first glance, you might think the Chocolate Cake Quilt Block is a 5x5 design, and technically it is. But a simpler construction is to draft the block as a 9-patch (3x3 grid).

This block pairs well with any 9-patch block, but especially those with SNS (diamond square) units, such as the Kansas Star Quilt Block. Other good pairings are:

Grouping Example

Illustration of a group of chocolate cake quilt blocks
Group of Chocolate Cake Quilt Blocks

Block Construction

Skill level: Confident Beginner

Image of Exploded version of The Chocolate Cake Quilt Block
Exploded version of The Chocolate Cake Quilt Block

Coloring Sheets

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