The term Nine Patch refers to the tried-and-true quilt block pattern
fan quilt using 1930's fabrics or as the previous pinner said "grandma did one of these using kids clothes and old sheets and stuff"
Looking for your next project? You're going to love Retro Dreams 1930's Quilt Pattern (30's) by designer Tikki Patchwork.
Single Irish Chain Scrap Quilt - |Red Pepper Quilts 2015
1930's quilt patterns - Google Search
Shakespeare in the Park made by Debbie Davis from 1930s style fabric. Quilted by Donna Titsworth. The pattern was designed by Judy Martin for her book, The Creative Pattern Book. Great use of color!
1930s Reproduction Fabric Toy Box: 19- 1/4 yds Back Porch: FQ Bundle 30, A Walk In The Park: FQ Bundle 20
Scrappy 30's fabric quilt. Made from antique blocks. Lovely and simple.
1930's Rail Fence Baby Quilt
Tied with a Ribbon: 1930's Reproduction Fabrics Fireworks Quilt