In this Sew Easy lesson, the Fons & Porter staff show you step-by-step how to make twisted triangles using the Fons & Porter Twisted Triangle Template to cut pieces and piece the twisted hexagon quilt block. Also referred to as Clamshell Units, these triangles have a unique shape to them that appeals to both modern and traditional quilters alike. You can use these in your quilt blocks (such as in the quilting pattern listed below) or on fun projects like aprons.
About Clamshell Units or Twisted Triangles
In this quilting video, you will learn how to do clamshell units using the Fons & Porter Template tool. If you’re looking for another quilting video tutorial on a particular technique, check out our Sew Easy lessons to find it there.