The Broken Window quilt block can be pretty difficult for a beginner, but a challenging one for a more experienced one. Try to make at least one and you will automatically boost your piecing abilities!
Many half square triangles, and some flying geese…hmmm… and more half square triangles! But fear not! Here is the tutorial for you.
Cutting Instructions for the Broken Window quilt block
Always remember FINISHED SIZE means the size it will be in a completed quilt. The measurements given already have the ¼ inch allowance included.
|Finished Block Size||Cut 8 squares from dark and light fabric||Cut 8 rectangles from dark fabric||Cut 16 squares from light fabric||Cut 1 square from light fabric|
|6 inches||1 7/8”||1.5” x 2.5”||1.5”||2.5”|
|12 inches||2 7/8”||2.5” x 4.5”||2.5”||4.5”|