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Square in a square quilt block – 4 different methods – video tutorial

This video shows 4 different ways to make a square in a square: traditional, foundation piecing, foundation piecing with freezer paper, and a quick method.

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For freezer paper foundation piecing trace the template on a piece of freezer paper

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

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Square in a square - 4 different techniques to make the block

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Quick and easy square in a square video tutorial

Video tutorial: quick and easy square in a square quilt block

How to make a square in a square quilt block

This is the easiest way to make a square in a square quilt block:

Block size

5 1/2 inch square.

These two blocks are made with this tutorial:

Video tutorial: quick and easy square in a square quilt block

Video tutorial: quick and easy square in a square quilt block

Square in a square quilt ideas

Video tutorial: quick and easy square in a square quilt block

Video tutorial: square in a square

Square in a square with rounded corners

Video tutorial: quick and easy square in a square quilt block

This quilt block is perfect to showcase your favourite fabrics.

Video tutorial: quick and easy square in a square quilt block