Intermediate Projects

In the Summertime Quilt

In the Summertime Quilt

Emily Bailey doesn’t disappoint with her latest quilt. The easy block is traditional, and the semi-retro fabrics are made in a feminine, soft orange-and-teal palette. So pretty! About This Quilt Finished Size: 60″ x 76″ Finished Blocks: 12 (16″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Emily Bailey Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″…

Happenstance Quilt

Happenstance Quilt

Designer Karen Westra Lee was inspired to create this earth-tone quilt after seeing Tonga Crossroads, a quilt by Cheryl Malkowski. Use a design wall to align your blocks and alternate squares for the most dramatic effect. About This Quilt Finished Size: 81″ x 99″ Finished Blocks: 198 (4½”) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Karen Westra…

Parade Rest Quilt

Parade Rest Quilt

Marianne Fons chose a classic Pinwheel Star block for her latest Quilt of Valor®. Our Sew Easy Lesson walks you through cutting half-square and quarter-square triangles. About This Quilt Finished Size: 61″ x 79½” Finished Blocks: 18 (10″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Marianne Fons Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Half and Quarter Ruler, Fons…

Eagle Scout Quilt

Eagle Scout Quilt

This traditional quilt that combines piecing and applique pay homage to scouting in the nicest way! The khaki Boy Scout fabric is from the Boy Scouts of America collection by Robert Kaufman Fabrics. About This Quilt Finished Size: 56″ x 70″ Finished Blocks: 6 (14″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Kristine Peterson Recommended Tools: Paper-backed…

Oh, Happy Day Quilt

Oh, Happy Day Quilt

Dodi Poulsen’s adorable bed quilt displays a collection of bright and lively prints that mimic the colors of a summertime flower garden. About This Quilt Finished Size: 69¼” x 86½” Finished Blocks: 24 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Dodi Lee Poulsen Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting Mat, and…

A Tisket A Tasket Quilt

A Tisket A Tasket Quilt

Gather 20 of your favorite print fat quarters to make this twist-on-tradition basket quilt. Designer Christina McCourt uses a collection of summertime prints for her large throw. We also offer it in queen and twin size. About This Quilt Finished Size: 64″ x 76″ Finished Blocks: 20 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Christina McCourt…

Grandma's Window Quilt

Grandma’s Window Quilt

Get in on the ombre craze by making this fabulous stained-glass style quilt. Use strip-set piecing to ensure precise blocks, and do straight-line quilting to add interest. About This Quilt Finished Size: 53″ x 66″ Finished Blocks: 20 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Angie Milligan Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″…

Hexie Table Runner Quilt

Hexie Table Runner

This on-trend runner comes together in a snap. Great for passing the time in waiting rooms or the bleachers, these hexies are the perfect place for showcasing your newest fave fabric line. About This Quilt Finished Size: 25″ x 47½” Rating: Intermediate – Level 2 Designed by: Sondra Raby Recommended Tools: Temporary fabric adhesive spray,…

Indulgence Quilt

Indulgence Quilt

Designer Krisanne Watkins pulled from her stash of batiks to make this gorgeous quilt featuring the simple Four Patch unit. She says that Indulgence takes her back to the time when as a child, she could not decide upon a favorite color. “Indulgence allows me to choose all of these colors and put them in…

Cat's Cradle Quilt

Cat’s Cradle Quilt

Lynn Roddy Brown’s design is classic quilting at its best. Start by selecting 10 or more dark print fat quarters from your stash. The end result is a pretty throw in rich, warm hues. About This Quilt Finished Size: 58½” x 69″ Finished Blocks: 20 (7½”) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Lynn Roddy Brown Recommended…

Star Struck Quilt

Star Struck Quilt

Krisanne Watkins says she designed this quilt as a way to use bright, scrappy Sixteen Patch units. She learns something new with every quilt: “This time I challenged myself to design a border treatment with the same 16 patches as used in the quilt center,” she says. About This Quilt Finished Size: 62¼” x 77¼”…

All Together Now Quilt

All Together Now Quilt

Designer Susan McDermott made triangle-squares in four sizes and combined them in a variety of ways to make 6″ blocks for this stunning scrap quilt. Our diagrams show you how to arrange the blocks to achieve the same result. About This Quilt Finished Size: 90″ x 90″ Finished Blocks: 225 (6″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed…

In The Blue of the Evening Quilt

In The Blue of the Evening Quilt

Anything goes in LaVerna Griffin’s quilt — modern fabrics, traditional prints, even batiks. Here, the blue units stand out, unifying the quilt. LaVerna says she owes the inspiration for this quilt to Bonnie Hunter, who is famous for scrappy quilts. About This Quilt Finished Size: 105″ x 105″ Finished Blocks: 16 (18″) blocks Rating: Intermediate…

Graphix Quilt

Graphix Quilt

This cheerful quilt features a bold mix of stripes, dots, and checks. The candy cane binding finishes it nicely. We offer helpful tips on piecing curves and finishing the quilt with binding. About This Quilt Finished Size: 52″ x 65″ Finished Blocks: 80 (6½”) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Sue Linam Recommended Tools: Fons &…