Easy Quilting Projects

We’re passionate about quilting and we know you are, too. So, in between those challenging projects, we think working on simple, uncomplicated and undemanding quilts and quilting projects can be just as rewarding. Easy quilting projects appeal to all manner of quilters from those who prefer a traditional style to quilters who like to dabble in the modern aspects of quilting. These patterns are also perfect for a quilter who is looking for a weekend project that won’t be tossed onto your UFO (unfinished object) pile! Are you new to quilting? This is the perfect place to get your feet wet with a quilt that speaks to you!

These quilts are a fun and fast way to make quilts for you to keep for yourself or to give as gifts (think easy baby quilt patterns for the next baby shower). What’s one of the best things about these quilts? Finding your next project is, well, easy! You’ll find all manner of quilts here from stash-busting quilts that help you thin out your fabric scraps, pre-cut quilts that make quilting that much easier, and quilts that require yardage. These quilts are great for quilters of all skill levels. Whatever type, style or genre of quilt you prefer, we have it!

Free Flight Quilt

Free Flight Quilt

Use leftover scraps from Target Practice to make this cute small quilt. It’s airy, and shows a lot of movement. About This Quilt Finished Size: 42″ x 56″ Finished Blocks: 48 (7″) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Dodi Lee Poulsen Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Square Up Ruler, Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″…

Target Practice Quilt

Target Practice Quilt

Raid your stash for bright 2 1/2″-wide strips. This easier-than-it-looks throw starts with Log Cabin-style units. Just add flip-and-sew squares at opposite corners of each unit to make the colorful arrow blocks. About This Quilt Finished Size: 70″ x 70″ Finished Blocks: 36 (10″) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Dodi Lee Poulsen Recommended Tools: Fons…

Tumbling Tumbleweeds Quilt

Tumbling Tumbleweeds Quilt

Inspired by Bonnie Hunter’s scrap quilt, Strip Twist! and the Cool Water quilt in Quilting Quickly Winter 2014, Kim Devine used 2 1/2″-wide strips cut from her scraps to make this great quilt. About This Quilt Finished Size: 91½” x 91½” Finished Blocks: 36 (15¼”) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: LOQ Staff Recommended Tools: Fons…

Going Places Quilt

Going Places Quilt

Making clever use of the triangle-square unit creates an undulating wave effect in the Going Places quilt. Batiks give it a gorgeous color. About This Quilt Finished Size: 66″ x 66″ Rating: Easy Designed by: Colleen Tauke Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Quarter Inch Seam Marker, Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting…

Classic Elements Quilt

Classic Elements Quilt

Unwrap those pre-cut strips you’ve been hoarding to make quick work of this modern take on a classic Irish Chain quilt. About This Quilt Finished Size: 60″ x 72″ Finished Blocks: 30 (12″) blocks Rating: Beginner – Level 1 Designed by: Nancy Mahoney Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting Mat,…

Just the Right Angle Quilt

Just the Right Angle Quilt

Pair fresh, clean solids with matching prints for a thoroughly modern look. This table runner features only rectangles and squares, which makes it a great beginner project. About This Quilt Finished Size: 12″ x 54″ Rating: Beginner – Level 2 Designed by: Mary McGuire Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting…

She's a Gem Quilt

She’s a Gem Quilt

Whether rocks or fabric, we love diamonds in any form! These little gems are perfect to show off the many facets of your colorful fabric stash. About This Quilt Finished Size: 41″ x 60″ Rating: Beginner – Level 3 Designed by: Tammy Silvers Recommended Tools: Paper for foundation piecing, Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa…

All in Knots Quilt

All in Knots Quilt

This intricate pattern may look difficult, but don’t despair! Easy-to-sew smaller units join to make this beautiful interlocking quilt design. About This Quilt Finished Size: 60″ x 60″ Finished Blocks: 9 (18″) Blocks Rating: Beginner – Level 2 Designed by: Wendy Sheppard Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting Mat, and…

Crooked Path Quilt

Crooked Path Quilt

Who wouldn’t want to take a jaunt down this crooked rainbow trail? Use Log Cabin piecing techniques to sew blocks that create the illusion of never-ending stair steps. About This Quilt Finished Size: 60″ x 70″ Finished Blocks: 42 (10″) blocks Rating: Beginner – Level 2 Designed by: Nancy Mahoney Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter…

Some Say She's a Dreamer Quilt

Some Say She’s a Dreamer Quilt

Modern, bright prints combined with soaring Flying Geese will have your head in the clouds, daydreaming about your next quilty project. This awesome quilt was made by Angie Milligan, a graphic artist for Fons & Porter patterns. About This Quilt Finished Size: 60″ x 68″ Rating: Beginner – Level 2 Designed by: Angie Milligan Recommended…

Pure White Quilt

Pure White Quilt

Let yourself go with improvisational piecing! Make this modern quilt with a collection of pre-cut squares or use scraps from your stash. Any colors will do! About This Quilt Finished Size: 80″ x 80″ Rating: Beginner – Level 1 Designed by: Brigette Heitland Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting Mat,…

Camp to Glamp Quilt

Camp to Glamp Quilt

Whether you love to camp, glamp or stay holed up at home, this quilt is the perfect pattern to show off those large-scale novely prints ya just can’t stand to chop into bits. Now, tell me: are sewing machines allowed on glamping trips? About This Quilt Finished Size: 52″ x 52″ Finished Blocks: 32 (5″)…

Blue Steel Quilt

Blue Steel Quilt

If quilts had a personality, Blue Steel would be the strong, silent type. Subtle textures, gentle color changes and graphic linear design prove that often, less is more. Try it in Zen Chic for Moda Fabrics. About This Quilt Finished Size: 54″ x 64″ Rating: Beginner – Level 1 Designed by: Angie Milligan Recommended Tools:…

Sunset Star Quilt

Sunset Star Quilt

Get ready to sparkle and shine all night and day with this pretty foundation-pieced Log Cabin star quilt, made entirely with beautiful silk dupioni. The designer is Felicia Brenoe of FeliciasWorld.com. About This Quilt Finished Size: 72″ x 72″ Finished Blocks: 64 (9″) blocks Rating: Beginner – Level 3 Designed by: Felicia T. Brenoe Recommended…