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Sail: an Easy Modern Quilt Pattern for Beginners

The Sail quilt pattern is a modern Half Square Triangle quilt pattern for any skill level quilter! The block-based quilt pattern design features one of the easiest foundational quilt blocks in 2 different sizes, and the pattern teaches you 2 different Half Square Triangle techniques! If you like easy quilt patterns and a fast, fun quilt finish – this quilt pattern is for you! And, if you’re thinking of making your first quilt, this is a great option!

This easy modern quilt pattern might be considered a skill builder, as it will teach you 2 different main ways to make Half Square Triangle quilt blocks, and it includes helpful diagrams & instructions for every step of making the quilt top! This easy half square triangle quilt pattern PDF is available as a digital download as well as a paper pattern.

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The Easiest Way to Make Half Square Triangles

In this quilt block tutorial I am going to teach you exactly how to make easy Half Square Triangles using the most beginner-friendly method ever! I used this Half Square Triangle technique on my very first quilt and still use it today! This method of making HSTs is super popular and for good reason! I use the 2-at-a-time HST method in my upcoming Sail Quilt Pattern.

I’ve gotta tell you – there are many MANY ways to make Half Square Triangles, and this is just one method. I hope you will learn this one along with a few others such as 4-at-a-time or 8-at-a-time too!

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