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Create this fabulous faux braid with simple blocks. This quilt truly is easier to make than it looks. Finished Size: 68″ × 88½” Finished Blocks: 11 (11¼”) blocks Rating: Challenging

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Pineapple Log Cabin Quilt

The Pineapple Log Cabin has been a popular pattern since the mid-nineteenth century. Log Cabin quilts are staples in the quilting community and it’s plain to see why. With foundation piecing, this quilt is really not as complicated as it looks, and it doubles as a scrap quilt pattern! Finished Size: 74″ × 76″  |…

Bed-Size Quilt

My Green Home Quilt

Bed-Size quilt patterns make a great impression on quilter and guest alike. Designer Colette Rose Marie Boring combined pieced blocks with beautiful appliqué in this queen-size quilt and boy, does this one impress! Finished Size: 78″ x 95″  |  Finished Blocks: 4 (17″) Star blocks, 4 (12″) Lg Log Cabin blocks, 16 (8½”) Sm Log…

Serge Ahead Quilt

This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is a quilted wedge table runner featuring modern quilt fabrics. Make a quilt-as-you-go table runner that’s reversible! Ellen March, Editor of Sew News, Sew It All, and Creative Machine Embroidery and host of PBS’ Sew It All, designed this piece for one of our Fons & Porter TV episodes.…

Dance with Me Quilt

This modern quilt pattern from Love of Quilting July/August 2013 is a square quilt pattern featuring circle record appliqué quilt blocks while using solid negative space in the background. Finished Size: 79½” × 79½” Rating: Challenging

Emily’s Wedding Quilt

Pieced from as many reproduction prints she could gather at a fabric exchange, Liz Porter’s quilt features a masterful combination of the 54-40 or Fight quilt block and the Shoo Fly quilt block. Why not organize your own fabric exchange and give this approach a try? Looking for quilt patterns using fat quarters? You’ve come…

Baubles Baubles Quilt – Wall Hanging

Sunny quarter circles pop from their bubbly background squares. A traditional Drunkard’s Path pattern is used for each block-we make it easy with fusible-web appliqué and contemporary fabrics. Finished Size: 53″ × 53″ Blocks: 100 (4″) Drunkard’s Path blocks Rating: Easy Quilt Patterns, Quilting Notions & Items that Inspire: Get the Fons & Porter Glue Marker!

Balance Art Quilt

Create harmonious balance when quilt blocks of artfully selected fabrics are set in kaleidoscope fashion. Size: 44″ × 44″Blocks: 16 (9″) quilt blocks Rating: Challenging

Stars of Hope Quilt

Clever positioning and festive holiday fabrics turn the standard Maple Leaf quilt pattern into a radiant star. Size: 38¼” × 38¼” Blocks: 16 (6″) quilt blocks Rating: Intermediate

Andromeda Quilt

Make Mary’s version of Liz Porter’s Milky Way quilt, which was featured in the May/June 2012 issue of Love of Quilting and on Love of Quilting on PBS. Mary used prints and solids for an easy quilt with an updated, contemporary look. Size: 68″ × 84″ Blocks: 12 (12″) quilt blocks Rating: Easy

Garden Time - Free Quilt Patterns

Garden Time Quilt – Wall Hanging

We love bringing you free quilt patterns! This free wall hanging quilt pattern uses appliqué, as well as piecing techniques. Make this quilt with fun fabrics, like the fabrics in the quilt shown featuring butterflies and bees. Garden Time showcases a sweet watering can filled with fresh-picked flowers in the middle of this wall hanging. It’s the perfect quilt to…

A Sprinkle of Spring Quilt – Wall Hanging

Make this cheery wall hanging quilt pattern for your favorite gardener. It’s fun to make with a combination of piecing and machine appliqué. Finished Size: 47″ × 47″ Blocks: 13 (8″) pieced quilt blocks 8 (8″) Pennsylvania Tulip quilt blocks 4 (8″) Watering Can quilt blocks From our Quilt Shop: Get the Quilt Classroom DVD…

Geese Around the Square Quilt

The fabrics used in Monique Dillard’s quilt depict the distinctive countryside charm found in the south of France. Make this stunning free flying geese quilt pattern like Monique’s or in a colorway of your choice. Flying geese quilts are popular with many quilters and we know that when looking at this sweet quilt, you will…

Eccentric Star Quilt

This modern-looking quilt is actually an antique from the International Quilt Study Center & Museum in Lincoln, Nebraska. It’s easy to assemble using paper foundation piecing. Imagine this quilt in your favorite color combination — wouldn’t it look great in red, white, and blue? Size: 73″ × 82″Blocks: 56 (9″) blocks Skill level: Intermediate.