Minnesota Quilt Block

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Skill level: intermediate

The Minnesota Quilt Block is an unequal 9-patch block constructed on a 5x5 grid. The quilt block units used in this design are the Quarter-square triangle unit, the Square-in-a-square unit and modified V-blocks. (You can choose to either make two V-blocks side by side or use a rectangular base that has the HRT units sewn into the corners.

Below is an example of the Minnesota Quilt Block in a quilt layout:

Grouping Example

Illustration of a quilt using minnesota quilt blocks

Block Construction

Illustration of Exploded version of the Minnesota Quilt Block
Exploded version of the Minnesota Quilt Block

Coloring Sheets

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