Easy Quilts Fall 2013

In Every Issue

  • From Liz & Marianne: Get ready for fall
  • This and That: Look for these products at your local quilt shop
  • Quilters Club of America: Club notes for members

Techniques

  • Sew Easy: Mitered Borders
  • Sew Easy: Strip Sets
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Jelly Belly–Easy Modern Precut Strip Quilt

This quilt pattern from Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a bed size quilt that is made using pre-cut 2½”-wide strips. Pick one of the strip colors for the wide quilt borders-designer Brigitte Heitland chose a vibrant orange. Finished Size: 81½” × 81½” Finished Blocks: 36 (6″ × 12″) blocks Rating: Easy Jelly Belly Digital Pattern Learn more…

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Mat & Ruler Tote–Easy Quilted Tote

This quilt pattern from Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a tote quilt patter that is the perfect size to carry your quilting mat and rulers. Make this tote and you’ll be wondering how you ever got along without it. Store your mat and rulers inside, and you never again have to search for a missing quilt tool.…

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Willow–Easy Four Patch Quilt

This quilt pattern from Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring more than 20 different colors. The Four Patch quilt blocks easily accomodate these colors, while deep gold setting triangles provide a frame for the quilt blocks. Finished Size: 63½” x 78½”Finished Blocks: 32 (9″) blocks Rating: Easy Willow Digital Pattern Get…

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Pennsylvania Puzzle Quilt

This quilt pattern featured in Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a miniature quilt pattern featuring 36 tiny Courthouse Steps quilt blocks, using 1″-wide strips of vintage prints. Adorable in any small print, the quilt blocks make a sweet little doll quilt or table centerpiece. Finished Size: 15″ x 15″ Finished Blocks: 36 (2½”) blocks Rating: Easy Pennsylvania…

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Facade–Easy Modern Strip Quilt

This easy quilt pattern from Fall Easy Quilts 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring neutral strips of fabric. Inspiration can come from anywhere-we found ours in a photo of a home’s facade. Any color scheme with a coordinating neutral will make this quilt shine. Finished Size: 60″ × 72″ Rating: Easy Learn more about…

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Shadow Boxes–Modern Baby Quilt

This quilt pattern from Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a baby quilt pattern featuring quilt blocks made from squares with triangle-square centers. Use the Fons & Porter Quarter Inch Seam Marker to make quick work of the triangle-square centers. Finished Size: 41″ × 48″Finished Blocks: 30 (5″) blocks Rating: Easy Shadow Boxes Digital Pattern Fons…

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All Stars–Easy Baseball-Theme Quilt

Batter up! This quilt pattern from Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt featuring baseball print fabric in the quilt star blocks and border. Designer Jackie Robinson came across the baseball print fabric just as her son finished his quest to visit every major US ball park! Finished Size: 65″ x 85″ Rating: Easy For…

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Mail Slots–Easy Modern Quilt

This quilt pattern featured in Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a bed size quilt pattern featuring brightly colored quilt fabric set against a white background. Mail slots in fresh quilt fabrics make a graphic statement on the white quilt background. A clever corner trick transforms the slots from rectangular to oval. Finished Size: 78″ × 90″…

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Semaphore–Easy Fat Quarter Friendly Quilt

This quilt pattern featuring in Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt featuring pinwheel and square quilt blocks. Designer Marie Bostwick signals a clear message with her quilt: “Time to rest and relax!” Three easy quilt blocks make up this easier-than-it-looks quilt pattern. Finished Size: 71″ x 87″Finished Blocks: 80 (8″) blocks Rating: Easy…

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Timely Tote–Easy Patchwork Tote

This quilt pattern featured in Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a quilted tote pattern featuring easy patchwork. Quilted tote bags are a must-have this season and designer Laura Blanchard’s tote project is right on time. Easy piecing and construction ensures you can make this in a weekend. Finished Size: 11″ × 11″ × 3″ Rating:…

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Chocolate Bar–Easy Quilt

Hooked on chocolate? Combine it with your fondness for quilting fabric to make this simple-to-sew throw. This quilt pattern from Fall Easy Quilts 2013 is an easy throw size quilt pattern featuring different square and rectangle quilt blocks. Finished Size: 54″ × 66″ Finished Blocks: 20 (12″) blocks Rating: Easy Learn more about our designers. Chocolate Bar…

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Interlock–Easy Modern Quilt

This quilt pattern from Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring interlocking squares that create a 3-dimensional illusion. Strategic placement of white background quilt fabric within a modern color scheme ensures the quilt blocks pop. This complex-looking quilt design is actually easy to make. Finished Size: 60″ × 67½” Finished Blocks: 60…

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Modge Podge–Easy Modern Quilted Table Runner

This quilt pattern from Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is a table runner featuring strips of modern orange and green fabric. Whether hung in the hallway or centered on your large table, this small quilt is sure to make a statement. For optimum effect, precise seam-matching is a must. Finished Size: 24″ x 48″ Finished Blocks: 8…

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Chiaroscuro Quilt

This quilt pattern from Easy Quilts Fall 2013 is an easy throw size quilt pattern featuring triangle squares. Bold color contrasts between light and dark browns create a delightful interplay between color and pattern. And no quilting templates required! Two-color quilts may seem simple to arrange, but coming up with the right color combination takes a bit…