If you would like to make a half-square triangle quilt, this post (and the previous post) is for you. Now cut that fabric square on the diagonal from corner to corner to create two triangles. Using this half square triangle tutorial, you'll learn how to make them and see 16 spectacular layouts for this versatile block. Flying Geese 7. Make your quilt bigger if you like. Feb 1, 2014 - Pondering possible quilt layouts for my very own bed. Around the World v3. Half square triangles are one of my favorite quilt blocks to work with! Pin the seam in the middle, and sew the two units together to make a square that measures 4½”. How To Make Half Square Triangles EIGHT At A Time. The Magic 8 revisited...trimming trick and cutting chart! Apr 25, 2013 - Pondering possible quilt layouts for my very own bed. Broken Dishes v1. Broken Dishes 5. Pin the raspberry HSTs to the blue HSTs and sew with a ¼” seam allowance. I did some research (and played a bit on my own) to find several different layouts I really liked. Each triangle occupies half of the square's space. The Focus Layout: Nov 10, 2017 - Explore Sylvia Stevens's board "Half Square Triangle Layout and Quilts", followed by 192 people on Pinterest. Jun 27, 2013 - Pondering possible quilt layouts for my very own bed. All using the simple HST block. Half Square Triangle is one of the popular and versatile basic quilt blocks that can develop into many patterns, be it used alone or combined with other block units. All using the simple HST block. All using the simple HST block. Star Flower 9. Friendship Star 4. These triangles, needed on the sides of the quilt to produce a straight edge, are called setting triangles. Almost 3-1/2 years ago i shared the Magic 8 method on my blog. Each of the layout options shown use the same number of half square triangles AND each HST is in the same location from layout to layout, it's just oriented differently to make a new design. Continue reading to learn how to make a quick and easy half square triangle quilt, this tutorial is perfect for beginners and experienced quilters alike. 5 ways to make Half Square Triangles. Half Square Triangle Quilt Layouts. Half Square Triangle Quilts Pattern Quilt Square Patterns Patchwork Quilt Patterns Barn Quilt Patterns Square Quilt Pattern Blocks Craft Patterns Placemat Patterns Quilt Block Patterns. That particular post has been pinned thousands of times, shared and re~blogged over and over. It is a quilt block unit composed of two triangles of fabric, which, sewn together along the diagonal, make a square. The sky's the limit! Repeat to make 42 squares. Each square is cut in half into 2 triangles, and then sewn back together to form a square. The Crazy Scrappy Layout: The Light Colored Chevrons Layout: Wouldn't it be fun to quilt feathers in these chevrons! This is just what it sounds like. Step 4: Now you can sew these patches together like a simple Four Patch block. Block specifications for these photos. I finally am working on one using a layer cake and 10" background squares I cut from a gray I had on hand. The sky's the limit! Around the World v1 Around the World v2. Feb 24, 2013 - Pondering possible quilt layouts for my very own bed. VIDEO TUTORIAL: How To Make Half Square Triangles Two At A Time. The sky's the limit! I have wanted to make a half-square triangle quilt for quite some time. Around the World (v1, 2, 3 or squared)? The sky's the limit! You will begin with a square of fabric the size specified in the pattern and then cut it in half diagonally twice to get four quarter square triangles. Around the World v3 Squared. I really like to make my units a little big and then trim them down to the perfect size- I find that no matter how careful I am with cutting, pinning, and sewing, my units can end up a little wonky. The only quilt block easier than a Half Square Triangle is an uncut fabric square that is simply sewn to another. Which layout do you prefer for my half-square triangles? Hourglass 6. So which do you think I should use? Dec 3, 2013 - Pondering possible quilt layouts for my very own bed. Right-angled triangles aren’t just used for making HST units but are also needed when setting a quilt layout on point. Mar 16, 2015 - Pondering possible quilt layouts for my very own bed. Just to name a few of what basic Half Square Triangles able to create by arranging them differently: 1. All using the simple HST block. See more ideas about half square triangle quilts, quilts, quilt making. See more ideas about quilt patterns, triangle quilt, half square triangle quilts. Pinwheel 2. Pine Tree 3. 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