Issue 66 of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine came with two sets of acrylic templates to make sure your blocks are on point. If you missed the issue, never fear! Simply download a PDF version of these templates below and read our step by step guide for how to use them to make pineapple quilt blocks.
Free pineapple quilt block templates
Understanding your templates
Each set of templates is comprised of a triangle and trapezoid. The smaller set will create a 4in finished square, and the larger set will create an 8in finished square. Each block consists of four rounds, with an inner and outer set of triangles around a central square (Fig 1).
How to sew a pineapple quilt block
To create the rainbow pineapple quilt block as shown, cut out the fabrics as follows: