|Mermaid's Hair quilt block|
This is an easy five patch block to construct and uses only the two most basic quilt patches -- the square and half square triangle. I choose to construct the block as an uneven nine patch as I find that an easier method than sewing five rows of five patches.
Download the free quilt block pattern for Mermaid's Hair.
Mermaid Quotes just for fun
- "I'm always happy when I'm surrounded by water, I think I'm a mermaid or I was a mermaid."
~ Beyonce Knowles
- "The seaweed is always greener in somebody else's lake."
- from the movie "The Little Mermaid" (1989)
- "But a mermaid has no tears, and therefore she suffers so much more."
~ Hans Christian Andersen [The Little Mermaid]
- "I must be a mermaid, Rango. I have no fear of depths and a great fear of shallow living."
~ Anaïs Nin
'Mermaid's Hair' quilt block image © W. Russell, patchworksquare.com