These blocks are lots of fun to make. They are made with 2 1/2″ fabric strips.
You can use jelly rolls and make the blocks even faster.
Sewing the blocks together into a quilt top is really simple. You can watch how to sew the blocks together in the video.
I like hexagon blocks so much I even made a hexagon block sampler quilt, Hexagonal dream. Check the details below.
Learn to make hexagon blocks with fabric strips
Hexagonal dream pattern
Hexagonal Dream is a hexagon sampler quilt.The quilt is put together without Y seams.
- Quilt size: 60” x 59 ½”.
- Number of blocks: 48 hexagon blocks with 11 different block types and 8 half hexagon blocks.
- Finished hexagon size: 7 ¼” x 8 ½”.
- The quilt is jelly roll and fat quarter friendly.
- Skill level: I’ve rated this quilt as confident beginner / intermediate.
Download the pattern
A 60 degree ruler is recommended but if you don’t have one you can always use a square ruler with 60 degree markings or the template that comes with the pattern.
How to cut 60 degree triangles with a square ruler
So how did I make this quilt?
Watch a short 1 minute video:
If you have any questions about the pattern, please feel free to contact me via the form on the About this blog page.