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Braveheart Quilt

Braveheart Quilt

Designer Emily Bailey used red and blue prints to comprise a field of 30 stars. The unique star blocks feature an hourglass unit at their center and are surrounded by contemporary Flying Geese units. About This Quilt Finished Size: 52″ x 61″ Finished Blocks: 30 (8″) Star Blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Emily Bailey Recommended…

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Quilt

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Quilt

Delight your Star Wars® superfan with this quilt that features the characters from the latest movie in the series. Our kit features the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story collection by Camelot Fabrics. About This Quilt Finished Size: 66″ x 79 ½” Finished Blocks: 20 (13 ½”) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Jean Nolte Recommended…

Country Garden Quilt

Country Garden Quilt

Wow! What a pretty and spring-like table topper! Welcome the new season with this project that you can complete in just a few afternoons. About This Quilt Finished Size: 17″ x 34″ Finished Blocks: 10 (6′) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Diane Tomlinson Recommended Tools: Template material, Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning…

Crossing Paths Quilt

Crossing Paths Quilt

Take a favorite traditional block, the Album Cross block, and remake it using fabric from Hoffman Fabric’s You & Me collection! We provide clear instructions for trimming the Album Cross block. Sew Easy Video 1: Trimming Album Cross Blocks About This Quilt Finished Size: 45 ½” x 56 ⅞” Finished Blocks: 32 (8″) blocks Rating:…

My Patriotic Table Runner

My Patriotic Table Runner

Learn how to create unique stars without using templates when you select this pattern. Our Sew Easy instructions for making stars help you piece the project efficiently. Sew Easy Video 1: Making Stars About This Quilt Finished Size: 20″ x 44″ Finished Blocks: 3 (8″) Star blocks, 8 (4″) Star blocks Rating: Easy Designed by:…

Handmade Garden Quilt

Handmade Garden Quilt

The traditional Desden Plate pattern is remade in this modern project. The flowers you create will stand out against a chevron-style background that’s made up of Flying Geese. Sew Easy Video 1: Interfacing Applique About This Quilt Finished Size: 30″ x 30″ Rating: Easy Designed by: Cheri Leffler Recommended Tools: Fusible Interfacing, Fons & Porter…

Farm Table Quilt

Farm Table Quilt

This fat quarter-friendly project made up in fabrics by Windhan makes a pretty centerpiece. A traditional star pattern in red, cream and black are fun and fast to stitch. About This Quilt Finished Size: 12″ x 36″ Finished Blocks: 3 (12″) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Angie Milligan Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter,…

Liberty and Justice Quilt

Liberty and Justice Quilt

This patriotic quilting pattern is perfect for anyone who wants to pay tribute to our troops or even just who the look of the quilt appeals to! Try your hand at this pattern if you’re interested in making a Quilt of Valor! Designer Donna di Natale provides an ingenious method for making the blocks without…

China Blue Quilt

China Blue Quilt

This blue quilt pattern is perfect for those looking for an easy quilt that uses precuts or old fabrics in their stash. Choose a variation of your favorite blue fabrics and get started on this beautiful quilt today! China Blue features a traditional design in classic blue and white that’s highlighted by strip-pieced sashing.Using a…

Rooster Parade Quilt

Rooster Parade Quilt

This table topper quilt pattern isn’t like any other quilt you’ve ever seen. Beautiful and with a unique twist, we know you’re going to love it! Here’s a great table topper pieced into wedges. Use the templates we provide to keep this project moving along at a fast clip! Finish it off with either hand…

My Alphabet Quilt

My Alphabet Quilt

This alphabet quilt pattern is so precious, we know you will want to include it in your home decor. We’ve included instructions for both a cute alphabet throw quilt pattern and a pillow so you can personalize a favorite child’s room. We include complete instructions for these pieced and fusible-appliqued projects. If you’re looking to…

Easy Quilts Spring 2017 Cover

Easy Quilts Spring 2017

The Easy Quilts Spring 2017 issue is filled with quilt patterns and projects for a warm and sunny Spring! This issue of Easy Quilts, like so many others, is the best source for traditional quilts and reliable instructions from the experts at Fons & Porter. Come in and take a look around! Goodbye, winter and…

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Sew Easy: Easy Angle Ruler

In this quilting video, follow along as The Fons & Porter staff show you step-by-step how to use the easy angle ruler to cut squares and triangles from the same width fabric strip. This Sew Easy technique is sure to be one that you’ll be able to make good use of in many of your…

Two Charming Quilt

Two Charming Quilt

Designer Bev Getschel created this stunning quilt with 5-inch squares in assorted batiks. Blocks are diagonally set into rows. This modern quilting pattern would look great in any space of your home – not just in the bedroom (although this generous 77″ square is more than good enough for most beds!). Consider using this as…