Dutchman's Puzzle Quilt Block - 6" Beginner Quilt Block

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 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 image to print the 6" block of the Dutchman's Puzzle.

More Dutchman's Puzzle quilt patterns:

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.