Love in a Mist Quilt Block

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The Love In a Mist Quilt Block is one of those great quilt block designs that at first glance appears difficult. It's one of the classic star quilt block designs, but when you break it down, you realize it's just a great combination of simple basic quilt block units. It's also a versatile block that lends itself well to both traditional and modern designs.

When the blocks are put together in a straight setting, a secondary pattern of squares and squares on point appears.

Illustration of a Grouping of Love In A Mist Blocks

Block Construction

Illustration of the Exploded version of the Love In A Mist Quilt Block
Exploded version of the Love In A Mist Quilt Block

The Love In A Mist Quilt Block is a standard 9-patch block consisting of a central square, square-in-a-square units, and small 4-patch units in each corner made of smaller square and half-square triangles.