Square Red Cross Quilt Block — a.k.a. The Plus Sign Quilt Block

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The Square Red Cross Quilt Block (sometimes called a Plus Sign Quilt Block) is a great beginner block using squares and rectangles. It's simplicity and adaptability has made it a popular motif recently among modern quilters.

Grouping Example

illustration of a group of square red cross quilt blocks in a quilt layout

Block Construction

Image of Exploded version of The Square Red Cross Quilt Block
Exploded version of The Square Red Cross Quilt Block

Coloring Sheets

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