Dutchmans Puzzle

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Dutchmans Puzzle quilt block

The Dutchman’s Puzzle pattern is a simple 4-patch blockconstructed of pairs of Flying Geese blocks. An old design, it originated in the very late 1800s.

Spinning Windmill

It, or some variation of it, is frequently referred to as a Windmill block because the spiral of triangles is reminiscent of the famous Dutch windmills.

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