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Block 15 – Shoofly quilt block – Mysteries Down Under quilt

Another Mysteries Down Under quilt block this week.

Shoofly is a classic 9-patch block. you can use 2, 3 or 4 fabrics to get different effects. You can also go totally scrappy. Either way the quilt will be beautiful.

Check out all the variations for this block at the end of the video.

How to make Shoofly quilt block

Download Mysteries Down Under quilt pattern

This block belongs to the Mysteries Down Under quilt. You can get the template as a PDF download together with the rest of the quilt pattern.

Mysteries Down Under Quilt pattern

Get the fabric needs, cutting instructions, templates, quilt assembly instructions and all video tutorials in one single download.

Mysteries Down Under quilt pattern on Etsy

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My book Turnabout Patchwork

“Turnabout Patchwork. Simple quilts with a twist” is all about playing with blocks – making a block, slicing it up, and turning or repositioning the pieces to make a completely different block (sometimes two smaller blocks) to yield endless quilt tops.

See all the quilts in the book in a real life project

Shoofly quilt block - Mysteries Down Under quilt - video tutorial


  1. Good morning, is the Block series in your new book coming out in December? I’ve already preordered.my copy of your book! Thank you.

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  2. Hi Peggy, this block series isn’t in my book. Thank you for ordering. I will have a pattern out for this mystery quilt at the end though.


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