How to Make a Two-by-Two Quilt Block

By: Vicky Pietz from
Updated February 20, 2023
How to Make a Two-by-Two Quilt Block
How to Make a Two-by-Two Quilt Block

"Consider making a two-by-two quilt block if you are looking to add a bold, graphic effect to your next quilt. Not only do these fun and cheerful blocks easy to make, but they also provide the perfect backdrop for colorful fabrics.

This tutorial will give you all the details on how to create a 9-inch two-by-two block with ease. No matter what your skill level is, you will be able to create this pretty design. Simple Pattern for Scrap Fabrics This quilt block will look equally remarkable in florals or solids. It’s all about the way you arrange each piece."

Project TypeMake a Project

Time to CompleteUnder an hour

Sewn byMachine


Materials List

  • Eight Rectangles Fabric, the same size 5-inches X 2 ¾-inches. It is recommended to use at least two different fabrics for a nice contrast.
  • Rotary Cutter
    Quilting Ruler
    Cutting Mat
    Rotating Cutting Mat
    Ironing Board or Pressing Mat
    Sewing Machine

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