Easy Quilts Summer 2013

In Every Issue

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

Techniques

  • Sew Easy: Quick Triangle-Squares and Hourglass Units
  • Sew Easy: Windowing Fusible Appliqué

In the Summer 2013 issue of Easy Quilts

Look for the current issue of Easy Quilts at your favorite quilt shop. Or, download the digital edition today! TABLE OF CONTENTS Techniques Sew Easy LessonsQuick Triangle-Squares and Hourglass Units (free video lesson)Windowing Fusible Appliqué (free video lesson) In every issue From Liz & MarianneQuilting in summerThis and ThatLook for these products at your local…

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Windmills

Designer Anita Peluso combined eighteen flowery quilt blocks with stark striped sashings—we love the effect! Try your hand at making a smaller or larger version by adjusting the quilt block count. Size: 60″ × 69¾” Blocks: 18 (9″) blocks Rating: Easy Windmills Digital Pattern Quilt Classroom DVD Bundle To learn more about the designer, visit…

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Lavender Fields

When you have gorgeous fabric prints, you let them do all the work. Designer Siobhan Rogers did just that when she paired each print fabric with a solid fabric in her triangle-squares. Join 49 of them and you have quilt! Size: 64″ × 64″Blocks: 49 (9-1⁄8″) blocks Rating: Easy Lavendar Fields Digital Pattern Square Up Ruler…

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Petals–Modern Runner

Petals in muted tones reach for the summer sky in this delightful wallhanging by designer Corey Yoder. Follow our instructions for windowing the appliqués to keep your petals soft and flexible. Size: 15″ × 41″ Rating: Easy Petals Digital Pattern Petals Quilt Kit Bonus: View our free video lesson on windowing fusible appliqué. For more information…

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London Tube–Precut Strip Quilt

A trip to London will aquaint you with its many tube stations, one deeper than the next — a point made quite well by designer Brigitte Heitland in her modern graphic quilt. Use the suggested Jelly RollTM fabric prints or play with your fabric scraps to build your quilt! Size: 50″ × 74″ Rating: Easy London Tube Digital Pattern…

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Elephant in the Room–Easy Baby Quilt

Unlike its metaphorical cousin, this adorable elephant most definitely can be acknowledged, talked about and, especially, held tight for cuddling. Piecing the top is easy-peasy with large squares and rectangles. Size: 60″ × 60″ Rating: Easy Elephant in the Room Digital Pattern To learn more about the designer, visit our Designers Page.

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Enchantment–Strips & Square Quilt

It’s easy to get under the spell of these particular poppies-high-energy and in upbeat colors, the fussy cut poppy squares are plunked willy-nilly among the quilt strip sets. Straight-line quilting adds to the modern feel of this easy quilt. Size: 52½” × 49″ Rating: Easy Enchantment Quilt Kit Enchantment Digital Pattern To learn more about the designer,…

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Adam’s Rib Quilt

The design of this two-color quilt was fashioned after a robe that Katharine Hepburn wore in the 1949 movie, “Adam’s Rib.” She starred opposite Spencer Tracy in a classic “battle of the sexes” movie, hence the stark black and white color scheme. Finished Size: 60″ × 84″  |  Finished Blocks: 140 (6″) blocks  |  Rating: Easy…

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Punch & Judy

Stir up a delicious fruit punch with the bright colors of lemons, limes, and raspberries. Two different quilt blocks are created, both easy-to-piece by slicing up quick strip sets. Size: 50″ × 70″ Blocks: 18 (10″) 25-Patch blocks, 17 (10″) Sister’s Choice blocks Rating: Easy Punch & Judy Digital Pattern To learn more about the…

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Easy as 1-2-3 Baby Quilts

With six character fabric panels and as many interchangeable pieced border designs, you can mix-and-match for unlimited quilt ideas! 1. Choose a fabric panel. 2. Choose a pieced border. 3. Make a baby quilt. Size (each quilt): 52″ × 60 Rating: Easy Billy Bear Quilt Kit Minnie Mouse Quilt Kit Mickey Mouse Quilt Kit M&M’s…

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Fabrique Foursome

A dazzling array of stars form the clever centers of quilt blocks, each made up of four quadrants. Fussy cut the fabric just right and you’ll catch portions of two different stars in each quadrant. Size: Size: 48″ × 59″Blocks: 20 (11″) blocks Rating: Easy Fabrique Foursome Quilt Kit Fabrique Foursome Digital Pattern To learn more about…

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Schools Girls in Red

Designer Cathy Miles combined the demure School Girl’s Puzzle quilt blocks with striking grown-up fabrics. Half-square triangles and squares ensure you’ll whip up these quilt blocks in no time. Size: Size: 52″ × 66″Blocks: 12 (12″) blocks Rating: Easy School Girls in Red Quilt Kit School Girls in Red Digital Pattern To learn more about the…