How to: Clover Quilt Block Tutorial - Sunday Stitches

Hey friends! Welcome to my first tutorial in the Sunday Stitches series. With St. Patrick's day just around the corner I thought it would be fun to start today sharing a St. Patricks Day tutorial.
I've created this tutorial with three size options, you could make multiple 12" blocks and make this into a quilt, or make the larger 18" block into a little table topper, or make the 18" block into a fun wall hanging.

To make the 12" block, cut the following:
Green fabrics - 
12 - 3 1/2"x3 1/2" squares
1- 1 3/4"x9" strip
White fabrics - 
9 - 2"x2" squares
(draw a diagonal line from corner to corner on these)
1 - 7 1/2"x7 1/2" square, cut in half diagonally, to make 2 triangles

Place one white 2" square on the upper left corner of one green, 3 1/2 square. Stitch along the center draw line.
Trim 1/4" on the outside of the draw line.
I recommend pressing toward the dark.
Repeat, make a total of 9 of these blocks.
Sew one white 7 1/2" triangle to both sides of the green 1 3/4"x9" strip.
Square up this block, it should be 6 1/2".
two of the stitch and flip blocks together.
Sew three of these units.
Sew one 3 1/2" green square and one stitch and flip block together.
Make three of these units.
Sew one unit from the previous two steps together.
Make three of these units.
Sew two clover units together.
Sew one clover unit and one stem unit together.
Sew the top and bottom rows together.

Now, to make this block larger you'll need to cut the following:

For a 18" block:
Green fabrics - 
12 - 5"x5" squares
1 - 2 3/4"x13" strip
White fabric - 
9 - 3"x3" squares
1 - 8 1/2" square, cut in half diagonally

For a 24" block:
Green fabrics -
12 - 6 1/2"x6 1/2" squares
1 - 3 1/2"x17 1/2" strip
White fabric -
9 - 3 1/2"x3 1/2" squares
1 - 11" square, cut in half diagonally

Thanks for joining me in this Sunday Stitches tutorial, check out all of the Sunday Stitches tutorials here.

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Also, check out all of the tutorials in this series here.


  1. Very Irish of you!!! Lovely block!

  2. I really like this - thank you! :)

  3. Cute, I think I'll make this for a table topper!

  4. Thank You for the cute pattern. I am going to use it to make a table runner for my Irish friends.

  5. This is very hard to decipher with all the ads. So, do you have it on a PDF , that we can download and try to understand... because , I tried clicking on the Option sizes and got an add for some company... It looks to be cute and would love to try it, but can't get through all the ads


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