Greek Cross

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Greek Cross

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Greek Cross quilt block has to be one of the perfect blocks to learn to quilt. It just cannot be any easier. Just half square triangles and a bit of strip piecing.

Making a scrappy Greek cross quilt could be a real challenge. I might try it![/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”10903″ img_size=”large” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center” onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” link=”http://www.needlesandlemons.com/2012/04/greek-cross-progress.html”][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”10900″ img_size=”large” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center” onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” link=”https://exuberantcolor.wordpress.com/2014/06/23/sewn/”][vc_column_text]

Cutting Instructions for the Greek Cross 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 2 squares from dark and white/light fabric Cut 1 strip from dark and white/light fabric Cut 1 square from dark fabric
6 inches 2 7/8” 1.5” x 10.5” 2.5”
9 inches 3 7/8” 2” x 15” 3.5”
12 inches 4 7/8” 2.5” x 20” 4.5”

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Block variations

The Greek cross has the exact same variations as the Churn Dash. So click on the Churn Dash quilt block to find out more.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”10901″ img_size=”large” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center” onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” link=”https://www.amishcountrylanes.com/Pages/hs6853.shtml?InStock”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]

Video tutorial of the Greek Cross quilt block

I hope you will enjoy this video tutorial on how to make the GREEK CROSS quilt block and don’t forget to subscribe to my channel for more quilt blocks![/vc_column_text][vc_video link=”https://youtu.be/g5TbeTewr-w”][vc_empty_space][vc_cta h2=”Have you made this block using our tutorial?” h4=”Then share it using the hashtag #thequiltcodex” shape=”square” style=”flat” color=”black”]If you liked this tutorial then I would love it if you would follow me on Instagram, Facebook and youtube so you never miss another post.[/vc_cta][vc_column_text]

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