Tag: Easy Quilts Spring 2013

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Easy Quilts Spring 2013

Bonus Quilt: Click to download free instructions for Baubles Baubles Buy Issue Quilts Featured In This Issue Sew Easy™ Techniques Sew Easy: Windowing Fusible Web In Every Issue From Liz & Marianne: Colorful quilts for spring This and That: Look for these products at your local quilt shop Quilters Club of America: Club notes for…

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!

Just the Right Angle

Pair fresh, clean solid fabrics with matching prints for a thoroughly modern look. This table runner features only rectangles and squares—all right angles—which makes it a great beginner project. Size: 12″ × 54″ Rating: Easy Just the Right Angle Digital Pattern Learn more about our designers

Strips and Squares

Piecing a quilt couldn’t get any easier when you use pre-cut strips and squares for this super simple, but oh-so-sweet quilt. Size: 49″ × 60″ Rating: Easy Strips and Squares Digital Pattern Pick up The Best of Fons & Porter: Tips & Techniques Book Learn more about our designers.

Square Knots

A sailing aficionado would be absolutely thrilled with this quilt! Designer Amy Smart made it using two different, but equally easy, blocks. Size: 42″ × 54″ Blocks: 63 (6″) blocks Rating: Easy Square Knots Digital Pattern Pick up the Fons & Porter 8″x14″ Basic Rotary Cutting Ruler Learn more about our designers.

Flora Dot

Exuberant florals juxtaposed with demure dots in modern colors make this quilt sing. The 99 blocks are easy-peasy to make with only three pieces per block. Size: 82″ × 98″ Blocks: 99 (8″) blocks Rating: Easy Flora Dot Digital Pattern Get the Fons & Porter Quilting Need-to-Know Card for a quick reference Learn more about…


The 16-Patch blocks reminded designer Tony Jacobson of stepping stones in his garden. Take a tranquil journey through your garden as you make this simply modern quilt. Size: 56″ × 68″ Rating: Easy Pathways Digital Pattern Learn more about the designer.

Boxy Stars

Turn a square into a star by adding star points to each of its sides. Mixing and matching twenty different prints allows for either a trip to the quilt shop or a dive into your scrap box. Size: 58½” × 72″ Blocks: 20 (9″) blocks Rating: Easy Boxy Stars Digital Pattern Learn more about the…

Pirate’s Compass

Delight your pirate-in-training and keep him warm at the same time. Easy blocks only need a bit of precision when matching points and triangle seams—arrgh! Size: 64″ × 80″ Blocks: 20 (16″) blocks Rating: Easy Pirate’s Compass Digital Pattern Learn more about our designers.

Big Wheel

Fine tune your appliqué quilting skills when you apply bold organic shapes to a solid background for a quick, yet very effective, quilted statement. Size: 54″ × 56″ Rating: Easy Big Wheel Digital Pattern Learn more about the designer.

In Bloom

Funky fabrics pop in this mosaic-inspired quilt, appliquéd with giant blossoms and not-quite-so-big blue tulips. The flower-power theme will delight any teen girl. Size: 76″ × 100″ Rating: Easy In Bloom Digital Pattern Learn more about our designers.


Spread happiness with a confetti-sprinkled quilt. Designer Alison Tudor made her colorful blocks with triangles of all sizes— our full size patterns make it easy. Size: 60″ × 60″ Blocks: 36 (10″) blocks Rating: Easy Cascarone Digital Pattern Bonus: Download a free size chart and cutting instructions for crib and twin sizes Learn more about…

Garden Path

Take a walk on the wild side when following the strategically placed nine-patch quilt blocks on a path around the starry center. Size: 66″ × 66″ Blocks: 4 (18″) Double Nine Patch blocks 5 (18″) Star blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Download free diagrams and instructions for two size options, Long Twin and Queen. Garden Path…

Ode to a New Century

Gorgeous fabrics, influenced by the Art and Crafts Movement, inspired designer Tony Jacobson to create this elegant quilt. Using a template window to preview your fabric before fussy cutting helps preserve your fabric as well as your sanity! Size: 87″ × 97″ Rating: Easy Ode to a New Century Digital Pattern Purchase the Fons &…