All posts by Alysce Christian

Churning Nine Patch Scrap Quilt Project

Designer Scott Alan Flanagan combined reproduction prints and batiks in two beloved blocks — the Churn Dash and Nine Patch quilt blocks. He says, “The Churn Dash is one of my favorite blocks, and I made it more intricate by piecing the center section.” This quilt is Fat-Quarter Friendly. Churning Nine Patch digital pattern Size: 64″ ×…

Kjestin’s Legacy Scrap Quilt Project

Designer Krisanne Watkins named this quilt in honor of her great-great-grandmother, Kjestin Marie, who crossed the plains with a handcart, and who also enjoyed making quilts. “I feel a connection to her because I also love to make quilts,” says Krisanne. Using a set of Tri-RecsTM acrylic templates makes quick work of cutting the triangles for this quilt.…

To a T Scrap Quilt Project

The T quilt block is a traditional design that looks great in any fabrics – reproductions, batiks, brights – and is often seen in vintage two-color quilts. Your name doesn’t have to be Trudy or Tom to enjoy this quilt! This project is Fat Quarter Friendly. To a T digital pattern Size: 67″ × 76″ Blocks: 42…

Hidden Gems Scrap Quilt Project

Designers Doris Brunnette and Trina Kirkvold made this quilt of Gem quilt blocks for Doris’ first grandchild, Gemma. All you need is six fabric prints and two accent fat quarters to make one for the little gem in your life. This project is Fat Quarter Friendly. Hidden Gems digital pattern Size: 36″ × 45″ Blocks: 18 (9″)…

Twirling Hexies Scrap Quilt Project

Need a great pattern for using up those medium- and large-scale prints you’ve been saving? Try Nancy Mahoney’s quilt design using hexagons and trapezoids. This quilt pattern is Fat Quarter Friendly. Twirling Hexies digital pattern Size: 63½” × 80¼” Blocks: 59 (10″ × 11½”) Hexagon blocks Rating: Intermediate To learn more about Nancy Mahoney, visit our…

Mini Donuts Quick and Easy Quilt Project

This is the ultimate scrap quilt! Use an assortment of reproduction prints from a fabric collection like Barb Mapes did in this quilt or use up scraps from your stash. Learn how to make Mini Donuts in our free video tutorial. Mini Donuts digital pattern Finished Size: 60″ × 72″ Finished Blocks: 120 (6″) blocks Rating:…

One Bit, Two Bits Quick and Easy Mini Quilt Project

Tony Jacobson’s easy sew-and-cut method saves piecing time. You can make this pretty quilt in a flash! Learn how to make One Bit, Two Bits in our free video tutorial. One Bit, Two Bits digital pattern Finished Size: 44″ × 68″ Finished Blocks: 48 (5″ × 9″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Tony Jacobson,…

Tossed Squares Quick and Easy Quilt Project

This quilt design provides a good place to showcase your favorite prints. The quilt appears to be randomly arranged squares, but there’s a method to the construction. Learn how to make Tossed Squares in our free video tutorial. Tossed Squares digital pattern Finished Size: 65″ × 78″ Finished Blocks: 30 (13″) blocks Rating: Easy To…

Time Enough Quick Quilt Project

This quilt was inspired by an antique quilt, but created with a modern technique. Make Hourglass quilt blocks a quick and easy way by following our Sew Easy lesson on Quick Hourglass Units. Learn how to make Time Enough in our free video tutorial. Time Enough digital pattern Finished Size: 79¼” × 85¼” Finished Blocks: 49…

Fire & Ice Quick and Easy Quilt Project

The bargello concept comes from the world of needlepoint. Instead of thread, quilters use fabric to create waves of color and motion. While they look complex, bargello quilts are relatively easy to create. You simply make strip sets, cut them different widths, and sew them together to make contemporary quilts that depict motion and vitality. Fire & Ice…

Twist of Lime Quick and Easy Quilt Project

The trendy combination of gray and lime green remains popular for home décor. Add black and white for a little extra sparkle. Learn how to make Twist of Lime in our free video tutorial. Twist of Lime digital pattern Finished Size: 54″ × 72″ Finished Blocks: 35 (9″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Marissa…

Franklin Street Quick and Easy Quilt Project

Debra made her traditional signature quilt blocks using pre-cut strips and squares. A great collection of prints in vibrant colors and the subtly changing background makes this quilt one of her favorites. To learn more on making this quilt, download our free Sew Easy lesson: Triangle Trimmers. Learn how to make Franklin Street in our free video…

Charmed, I’m Sure Easy Quilted Tablerunner Project

Stripes and florals form a stylish duet in this table runner by Deborah Shafer. This is a great way to show off large prints and make each one shine on its own. Learn how to make Charmed, I’m Sure in our free video tutorial. Charmed, I’m Sure digital pattern Finished Size: 17½” × 28½” Rating: Easy…