Mystery Block 3 – Thrifty Block

Thrifty Block

It’s finally here – Block 3 of the Mystery Block of the Month 2022 – the Thrifty Block! This is a lovely simple yet effective block to make, the hardest part is making sure you cut the right size pieces for where you want them positioned in the block.

Thrifty Block

I’m loving that the Mystery Block of the Month is a small achievable project each month, that will become our most detailed quilt so far! The trick is making your block within the month so it stays a stress-free and fun quilting project.

Thrifty Block Quilt Block

This tutorial is free and everything you need to know to make the Thrifty Block is listed here, including the link to my free YouTube tutorial.

A PDF pattern with full printable instructions is available to purchase on my Etsy Store at a nominal fee.


To make this block you will need FIVE different fabrics.

Please see the diagram below for cutting instructions

Thrifty Block Cutting Instructions

Please watch my video for full instructions on how to make the Thrifty Block:

This block is part of my Mystery Block of the Month, you might like to check out the next blocks, The Friendship Star Quilt Block and the Shoo Fly Quilt Block.

Thanks so much for joining me! Please leave a comment and let me know how you go, or if you have any questions.

Stacey x

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9 thoughts on “Mystery Block 3 – Thrifty Block

  1. Carol-Ann Hentschel says:

    Stacey, you are an outstanding teacher. You give detailed instructions and create lovely blocks,quilts, etc. So thrilled to have joined your followers. I am sure your website will continue to grow by leaps and bounds. Thank you for all you offer us.

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