Tag: Easy Quilts Summer 2014

Easy As 1-2-3 Triangle Quilts

Triangle Quilts

Twist and turn your triangles and experiment with different fabrics to create one of several modern quilts. This triangle batik quilt is simple enough for quilters of every level to make a beautiful quilt that you can either give as a gift or snuggle under yourself. You can make any design shown with the same…

Easy Quilts Summer 2014 Cover

Easy Quilts Summer 2014

The Easy Quilts Summer 2014 issue has 18 great Summer Projects. We will show you how to Make a Strippy Quilt, Easy 1-2-3 Triangle Quilts with 6 Layout Options, and 7 Fat Quarter Friendly quilts.. Buy Issue Quilts Featured In This Issue Sew Easy™ Techniques Sew Easy: Quick Triangle-Squares Sew Easy: Mitered Borders Sew Easy:…

Fair and Square

Fair and Square is a twin-size quilt that features colorful strip-pieced crosses and bright blocks on a white background. Finished Size: 59″ × 71″ Finished Blocks: 46 (5″) blocks Rating: Easy Fair and Square Quilt Kit Fair and Square Digital Pattern To learn more about Janet Houts, visit our Designers page.  

Solstice

This fat quarter-friendly quilt project features a sixteen patch block made from strip sets and pinwheel blocks, making this a quick-moving project for all skill levels. Finished Size: 68¼” × 79 5⁄8″ Finished Blocks: 94 (8″) blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Download a free size chart for Crib and Queen sizes. Solstice Digital Pattern To learn more…

Shake, Rattle & Roll Quilt

This beauty is fat-quarter-friendly and makes a strong impact with lots of movement. Use fat quarters in light and dark hues to make strip sets and half-quarter triangles. About This Quilt Finished Size: 54″ x 72″ Finished Blocks: 48 (9″) blocks Rating: Beginner – Level 1 Designed by: Stephanie Prescott Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter…

Brick Road

This fat quarter friendly quilt project has rectangle blocks set in straight rows. For help aligning the rows in this quilt, view our free video tutorial. Finished Size: 63″ × 78″ Finished Blocks: 44 (6½” × 11½”) blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Download free instructions for a small throw (48″ × 65½”) version of this quilt.…

Ikat

This crib-size quilt is a version of the classic ikat motif, made easy with the use of strip sets. Add sashing components and this easy quilt comes together quickly. Finished Size: 42″ × 54″ Finished Blocks: 12 (10″) blocks Rating: Easy Ikat Digital Pattern Bonus: Free size charts for Twin (66″ x 78″) or Full…

Patriotic Pinwheels

This fat quarter-friendly quilt project features pinwheel blocks with a courthouse steps border. The design meets the requirements of the Quilts of Valor program. For help finishing the mitered borders on this project, visit our free video tutorial. Finished Size: 69″ × 88½” Finished Blocks: 12 (18″) blocks Rating: Easy Patriotic Pinwheels Digital Pattern To…

Briar Patch

This full-sized quilt places multi-colored triangle units inside a white border. You’ll have fun making this summery quilt for someone special—or for yourself! Finished Size: 65″ × 68″ Rating: Easy Briar Patch Digital Pattern To learn more about Erica Jackman, visit our Designers page.

Criss Cross Tiles

Criss Cross Tiles features fussy cut squares and rectangles in crisp, contemporary colors. This quilt project is great for practice using Fons & Porter’s Fussy Cut Template. Finished Size: 70″ × 82″ Finished Blocks: 35 (10″) blocks Rating: Easy Criss Cross Tiles Digital Pattern To learn more about Tony Jacobson, visit our Designers page.

Old and New Quilt

Infusing this traditional block with bright, clear colors makes it feel brand new! Gather some fat quarters and set to work on this one. We walk you through making the triangle-squares (video below!). About This Quilt Finished Size: 73″ x 83″ Finished Blocks: 20 (15″) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Kimberly Jolly Recommended Tools: Fons…

Romantic Trails

Romantic Trails has squares and triangles that form an interlocking swirls design. Just one pieced block goes into the making of this full-size quilt project. Finished Size: 72″ × 88″ Finished Blocks: 49 (8″) blocks Rating: Easy Romantic Trails Digital Pattern To learn more about Tammy Vonderschmitt, visit our Designers page.  

Teething Rings

This strippy kids’ quilt consists of diagonal seams and quick triangle-squares. Three easy blocks go into the making of this quilt project. This pattern meets the guidelines established by the Quilts for Kids organization. Finished Size: 47½” × 65½” Finished Blocks: 91 (4½”) blocks Rating: Easy Teething Rings Digital Pattern To learn more about Wendy…

Blue on White Quilt

Blue on White is a two-color quilt that features blue and white quilt blocks and sashing made with strip sets. This twin-size quilt project is great practice for using the Fons & Porter Triangle Trimmer. Finished Size: 58″ × 75½” Finished Blocks: 12 (12″) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by Emily Herrick Quilt Patterns, Quilting Notions…