Dutchman's Puzzle Quilt Patterns

Free Dutchman's Puzzle patterns are great for beginners that want to take the next step from simple squares to simple triangles.

This attractive quilt block is formed by two triangles, and the unit can be assembled to make a variety of comforters, wall hangings, pillows and other home decorating projects.

The blocks are composed of right triangles and larger quarter triangles. The units are stitched together to form a block, and one complete section consists of four blocks. Discover the fun of triangle quilts with a free Dutchman's Puzzle pattern that you can download and start sewing today.


Dutchman's Puzzle Quilt Patterns Dutchman's Puzzle is also known as Windmill and traditionally composed of red and gold prints with white muslin. However, this simple design would make a great contemporary quilt made with bright, vibrant fabrics in colorful designs.

Click on the picture to the left for the printable 6" block of the Dutchman's Puzzle.

Make a Dutchman's Puzzle quilt using one of free patterns below:


Dutchman's Puzzle Quilt
McCall's has a pattern basically like ours above but with some color changes so that it looks more like a pinwheel.


Dutchman's Puzzle Quilt Block
This block pattern incorporates so many bright colors with easy instructions.

Dutchman's Puzzle
Cutting and assembly instructions plus materials needed for this block.

Easy Dutchman's Puzzle Quilt Block
Make your own Dutchman's Puzzle block using this easy pattern with templates.

A Dutchman's Puzzle Block
This twelve inch block is actually a simple four-patch assembly.

Dutchman's Puzzle Pattern
Here is another version just like ours above