Free Quilt Block Patterns Library, N-Z

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Our Free Quilt Block Patterns Library continues with blocks whose name starts with N-Z.

Fully illustrated, beginner-friendly instructions include directions for multiple sizes for each design.

Pressing directions are included, too, highlighted in yellow to make them easy to find.

Free Quilt Block Patterns Library

For the beginning quilter, there are loads of pictures each step of the way and helpful tips for making more accurate blocks.

If you've been quilting awhile, the cutting instructions, technique advice and any downloads may be all you need.

If you need help printing any of the tutorials or free paper piecing pattern or templates used in the construction of some of the free quilt blocks, visit these pages:

If you have questions about copyright and sharing these patterns, click here.

Click here for helpful tips to make flatter, more accurate blocks, more efficiently. 

Quickly find the block you want

Alphabetically by common name...

Or by finished block size...

Or by type...

Even 9-patch

Nothing says 'New Year' better than new fabric!

Click any of the images below to see the full collection with bigger pictures and find pricing/ordering information.

Do you remember seeing a Christmas fabric you liked, but now can't remember its name or where you saw it. I've put all the Christmas fabrics displayed on this website in December on one page

The blocks await...

To make things as easy as possible:

  • Our free quilt block patterns are listed alphabetically by their most common name.
  • Seam allowances are 1/4" unless otherwise noted.
  • The sizes listed are the Finished Sizes. Most blocks do include multiple sizes.
  • There are free downloads to print for any templates or paper pieced units mentioned in the instructions. Just click on the image to get to the accompanying instructions.
  • Don't forget to use the most recent version of Adobe for downloading and printing. To date, every printing problem we've encountered has been solved by using the free Adobe software. Click here for more printing help.

Click on any block pictured below to get started!

New England quilt block
New Irish Chain quilt block
New Mexico quilt block

Night Vision quilt block
Nine Patch quilt blocks from two squares
Odds and Ends quilt block tutorial

On the Square quilt block tutorial

Path and Stiles quilt block tutorial
Pineapple quilt block pattern

The Ribbon star quilt block tutorial
Rocky Mountain Chain quilt block tutorial

Santa Fe quilt block instructions

Sawtooth Star quilt block lesson
Seesaw quilt block lesson

Shoofly quilt block lesson

Click here for the Sunshine quilt block tutorial

3-Patch Quarter Square Triangle quilt block
Triangle in a Square quilt block

Twentieth Century Autograph quilt block

Valley Square quilt block tutorial

Weathervane Quilt Block Tutorial

Whirling Pinwheel quilt block
Whirlwind quilt block tutorial

Looking for more blocks...?

Use these buttons to navigate to the different pages of free quilt block patterns and make your next choice.

For even more blocks to make...

Click here to learn about my favorite quilt book resources that inspire my patchwork designs.

For you, are quilt block patterns like potato chips... can't have just one?!!

Check the amazing resources I rely on for the majority of the quilt block designs you see on this website. 

To see if they're worthy of spot in YOUR quilting library, read about them HERE.

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Remembering a Christmas fabric you liked, but can't remember where?

I've put all the Christmas fabrics displayed on this site in December on one page

Quilt patterns, books and kits to tempt you...

Click any image or link for more info

Leafy quilt pattern by Elizabeth Hartman
by Elizabeth Hartman

Lots of Christmas patterns were posted on this site in December.

Click here to see every Christmas pattern shared on one page.