The Season's Best Quilt Blocks: 14 Free Quilt Block Patterns

By: Kathryn Wright, Editor, FaveQuilts.com

Christmas Log Cabin Quilt BlockHave you started quilting for Christmas yet? If not, it's not too late to catch up. Take a look at some of The Season's Best Quilt Blocks: 14 Free Quilt Block Patterns for some festive inspiration. Learn how to make creative variations of tradition quilt blocks. This is also a great opportunity to use up fabric scraps from previous Christmases. Or, if you don't want to splurge for Christmas-themed fabrics, you can just use red, green, and white fabric. These Christmas quilt blocks can make fun little additions to a bigger quilt pattern, or you can use them as part of another decoration.



The Season's Best Quilt Blocks: 14 Free Quilt Block Patterns

Table of Contents

Classic Quilt Pattern Blocks

Christmas Tree Quilt Blocks

Scrap Quilt Block Patterns

Christmas Paper Piecing Patterns

More Easy Quilt Block Patterns


Classic Quilt Pattern Blocks

Use your favorite traditional quilting pattern to make a beautiful new Christmas quilt block.

Christmas Log Cabin Quilt BlockVintage Christmas Geese Block

  1. Christmas Log Cabin Quilt Block - Learn how to change up the color scheme to give this basic log cabin quilt block a Christmas vibe.
  2. Vintage Christmas Geese Block - Flying geese will make an eye-catching detail when implemented with holiday colors.

The Christmas Quiz


At a loss for what to make next? Take The Christmas Quiz to discover more free quilt ideas for the holidays.





Christmas Tree Quilt Blocks

One of the most iconic parts of the Christmas season is also a really popular quilt block pattern!

Paper Pieced Improv Tree BlockPiecey Christmas Tree BlockPieced Christmas Tree Block

  1. Paper Pieced Improv Tree Block - Those who like paper piecing can use this creative improvisational tutorial.
  2. Piecey Christmas Tree Block - Use different holiday fabrics to make a simple but special Christmas tree block.
  3. Pieced Christmas Tree Block - Your Christmas quilt will look so cheery with a tree pattern made with cute jelly rolls.

Scrap Quilt Block Patterns

'Tis the season for saving with these scrappy quilt block ideas.

Scrappy Sweetie Stockings BlockAll About the Presents BlockScrappy Chrismtas Star Block

  1. Scrappy Sweetie Stockings Block - Design unique stockings from different fabric collections.
  2. All About the Presents Block - Here's an impressive way to transform your scraps of fabric into something new.
  3. Scrappy Christmas Star Block - Your Christmas quilt is sure to shine with a scrappy star quilt block within it.

Christmas Paper Piecing Patterns

Use one of these paper piecing templates to create a Christmas quilt masterpiece.

Sunbonnet Sue Tops the Tree BlockAdorable Elf Hat Quilt BlockChristmas Delivery Block

  1. Sunbonnet Sue Tops the Tree Block - Nothing's more adorable than a Christmas-themed Sunbonnet Sue block.
  2. Adorable Elf Hat Quilt Block - This versatile paper pieced block will make a great pattern for a fun and festive full-sized quilt.
  3. Christmas Delivery Block - This block has an adorable design that looks like it came straight out of a holiday storybook.

More Easy Quilt Block Patterns

Here are more Christmas quilt blocks that we think you'll love.

Modern Wreath BlockOrnament Extravaganza BlockChristmas Star Quilt Block

  1. Modern Wreath Block - Top off this already gorgeous block with elegant embroidery details.
  2. Ornament Extravaganza Block - Design any kind of Christmas ornaments you like with this easy applique quilt pattern.
  3. Christmas Star Quilt Block - Pinwheels will mesmerize you with this star pattern, which you can use for anything from a full pattern to a wall hanging.


The Best Free Quilt Patterns



Download our free eBook, The Best Free Quilt Patterns for Christmas: 10 Quilt Blocks, Christmas Ornaments to Make, and More, for even more Christmas quilt ideas.





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