Monthly Archives: June 2011

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Times Square Templates

This pattern is to make Times Square Templates that can be used to make the Times Square quilt featured in the September/October 2011 issue of Love of Quilting. This is a design download to help you make the templates for the quilt, it is not the quilt pattern.  ***The free download link is below for logged-in…

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Jewels of the Garden – Free Floral Quilt Pattern

This bonus free quilt pattern is to make Jewels of the Garden as seen in the September/October issue of Love of Quilting. Gail Kessler’s quilt is a reproduction of a late nineteenth century quilt from the collection of the Winterthur Museum in Wilmington, Delaware. ***The free download link is below for logged-in users. To access…

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Grinch Pillowcase

This pattern is to make a Grinch Pillowcase in the September/October 2011 issue of Love of Quilting. ***The free download link is below for logged-in users. To access Fons & Porter web extras, bonus patterns, tips, techniques, and more—all absolutely FREE—please register or sign in here. ***

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Stars and Stripes

The pattern for Stars and Stripes is featured in the Fall 2011 issue of Easy Quilts. ***The free download link is below for logged-in users. To access Fons & Porter web extras, bonus patterns, tips, techniques, and more—all absolutely FREE—please register or sign in here. ***

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Sweet Caroline

The pattern for Sweet Caroline, featured in the Fall 2011 issue of Easy Quilts. ***The free download link is below for logged-in users. To access Fons & Porter web extras, bonus patterns, tips, techniques, and more—all absolutely FREE—please register or sign in here. ***

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Mod Garden

The pattern for Mod Garden, featured in the Fall 2011 issue of Easy Quilts. ***The free download link is below for logged-in users. To access Fons & Porter web extras, bonus patterns, tips, techniques, and more—all absolutely FREE—please register or sign in here. ***

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Baby Genius Synapse Quilt

Featured in the Fall 2011 Issue of Easy Quilts, this baby quilt pattern is perfect for entertaining your little ones. The perfect kid quilt, this free crib quilt pattern can be the perfect present for the new mother in your life. A brightly colored quilt border finishes off this quilt pattern with style. For instructions…

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Flying Home

Featured in the Fall 2011 Issue of Easy Quilts. For instructions on how to create Flying Home, please click on the link below. ***The free download link is below for logged-in users. To access Fons & Porter web extras, bonus patterns, tips, techniques, and more—all absolutely FREE—please register or sign in here. ***

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Country Comforts

Featured in the Fall 2011 Issue of Easy Quilts. For instructions on how to create Country Comforts, please click on the link below. Download the Instructions Adobe Acrobat Reader Required.

Easy Quilts Fall 2011

Projects Flying Home – Features on “Quilt Out Loud” Candy Corn – Cover project Stars and Stripes – Patriotic themed throw Lightning Strikes – For a rock music lover Pretty Ballerinas – Matching quilt and backpack Bountiful – Fruit and floral table topper Rad Riders – A quilt to delight a young boy Dive Into…

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Ozark Star Quilt – Table Topper

The free star quilt pattern for Ozark Star table topper is easy and quick to make. Plan to make more than one—your friends and family will surely want one too! Following these easy-to-quilt instructions available for download below, you will have the perfect quilted table topper for special events as well as every day DIY…

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Don’t you just want to go sew something?

A friend brought her quilt in the shop to show us her 4th  of July quilt top.  It’s made from some of the patriotic and Quilts of Valor fabric we have in the shop. As we were admiring her quilt,  we were talking about how the weather just makes us want to smile and sew! Do…

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The sky is the limit!

When you start choosing the fabrics for a  project, how do you choose the background fabric? Traditional quilts prominently used cream or white, mainly because that is what was available. I always smile when I see a bold and vibrant background on an antique quilt. I think- wow! I’d like to have met the person…

Quilting Celebrations Spring/Summer 2011

Buy this issue In this Issue: Projects        Seeing Spots           Bubbly Butterflies      Pretty in Pink          A Gift for the Grad                         It’s a Baby! (Boy)         It’s a Baby! (Girl)            Firecrackers for the Fourth    Seaside Summer         Tulip Garden Small & Stylish Minis:…