Index Hexagons

Index of Shapes – Hexagons

Inklingo Hexagon Flowers
types of hexagons for quilts

You can print all kinds of hexagons with Inklingo,  including 60° and 90° and irregular ones. See the videos and examples on the Main Hexagon Page.

When you buy hexagons to print on fabric, the Hexagon Quilt Design Book is free (details).

Most shape collections also include half hexagons, quarters and thirds.

Triangles and diamonds are also provided with 60° angles too. Don’t miss those pages!

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Half, Quarter Hexagon

In addition to the whole hexagon, most shape collections also include the half, quarter and thirds. See the illustrations on each page to see what is included.

0.25 inch Hexagon Flower

There are a few exceptions. For example, a third of a 0.25 inch hexagon is too small to even think about.

0.25 inch sides 

0.375 inch sides 3/8 inch

0.5 inch sides 

0.625 inch sides 5/8 inch

0.75 inch sides 

0.75 inch sides Valse Brillante shape collection (does not include partial shapes)

0.79 inch (2 cm)  Nocturne shape collection

0.875 inch sides  7/8 inch

1.0 inch sides

1.25 inch sides

1.375 inch sides Pizzicato shape collection (includes whole and half only)

1.5 inch sides 

1.5 inch sides add-on for petals

1.75 inch sides

2.0 inch sides 

2.25 inch sides 

2.5 inch sides with petals

3.0 inch sides 

(0.75 inch, 1.5 inch were also on the Shape Collection # 3 CD (2007, sold out)

60-degree Elongated Hexagon

90-degree Hexagon

Each collection of 60° elongated hexagons includes these related shapes (house half, other half, quarter).

0.75 x 1.5 inch (Inklingo # 3 CD 2007 – sold out)

1.0 x 2 inch (Inklingo # 1 CD 2007 – sold out)

Quarter and Other Half Only

0.5 x 1 inch (download 60 Dia 0.5 – 0.5 inch Seven Sisters)

Quarter only!

1.5 x 3 inch (Inklingo # 3 CD 2007 – sold out)

90-degree Hexagon

This hexagon is not the same as the hexagons used for Grandmother’s Flower Garden (60°). It is perfect for Lucy Boston Patchwork of the Crosses (POTC) and other blocks

hexagon for Lucy Boston Patchwork of the Crosses

Edge Shapes A, B, C, D

For pattern details, please see my book, Lucy Boston Patchwork of the Crosses. Pattern notes are not included in the downloadable shape collections.

0.5 inch

0.75 inch

1 inch  (includes half hexagons and other shapes) (original size by Lucy Boston)

1.5 inch 150% of Lucy Boston’s original.


This hexagon is designed for the Spool Block. Two sides are longer than the other four sides.

This hexagon is not the same as the hexagons used for Grandmother’s Flower Garden (60°) or POTC (90°) but it is perfect for Spool Blocks.

1.5 x 2.12 inch Spool 7.5 inch, also called Japanese X

1.5 x 1.7 x 2.6 cm Silent Garden 3 cm

1 x 1.14 x 1.75 inch  Silent Garden 2 inch

1.13 x 1.59 inch Springtime 9 inch

Kite for Rose Star

Rose Star 12 inch – 1/6 of a 2 inch Hexagon

Rose Star 18 inch – 1/6 of a 3 inch Hexagon

Silent Garden 3 cm – 1/6 of a 6 cm Hexagon

Silent Garden 2 inch – 1/6 of a 2 inch Hexagon

Star Point

Star points can be viewed as a combination of a 60° hexagon and a triangle or as a 60° diamond which is missing an equilateral triangle.

0.5/1.0 inch  (also includes half)

0.75/1.5 inch (Inklingo # 3 CD 2007 – sold out)

1.0/2.0 inch (Inklingo # 1 CD 2006 – sold out)

1.0/2.0 inch (also includes half)

1.5/3.0 inch (also includes half)

Patchwork of the Crosses

3 Videos


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