When I first started quilting, everything I learned was from blogs. I saw “HST” written in a lot of places. I remember thinking, “What is that? Obviously everyone else knows what that means…because no one writes that out.” Then I finally found out it means “half square triangles” which are these:
Learn the basics as well as the easy way in this quick video.
Some of my patterns that use HSTs:
And I’ll be releasing a new pattern that utilizes this technique in the next week or so, as well as having a sweet giveaway. Stay tuned!