Tag: Easy Quilts Summer 2017

Easy Quilts Summer 2017 Cover

Easy Quilts Summer 2017

The Easy Quilts Summer 2017 issue is filled with quilt patterns and projects for a warm and sunny Spring! This issue of Easy Quilts, like so many others, is the best source for traditional quilts and reliable instructions from the experts at Fons & Porter. Come in and take a look around! Sweet summertime! The…

Spinning Around Quilt

Spinning Around Quilt

Summer quilting means having fun and a relaxed experience. Sharon Riley’s quilt, made up of easy blocks and bright prints, is a cheerful seasonal choice. It’s also an ideal project for beginners. About This Quilt Finished Size: 51″ x 68″ Finished Blocks: 48 (8 ½”) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Sharon Riley Recommended Tools: Fons…

Cozy Castles Quilt

Cozy Castles Quilt

Designer Wendy Sheppard created this quilt to remember her daughter’s toddler days. It’s a fun wall hanging that features castles in primary colors. Experiment with your pieces to make your quilt unique. About This Quilt Finished Size: 39 ½” x 43 ½” Finished Blocks: 6 (9″ x 16″) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Wendy Sheppard…

It's Easy Being Green Quilt

It’s Easy Being Green Quilt

This unusual quilt features blocks that go by several names, including Disappearing Nine Patch, Magic Nine Patch and Tossed Nine Patch. The blocks are cleverly pieced then set in to make a zigzag pattern. We also give instructions for finishing it off with faux piping binding. About This Quilt Finished Size: 60″ x 72″ Finished…

We The People Quilt

We The People Quilt

What a pretty table topper! Make this patriotic piece using simple units such as Flying Geese and Triangle-Squares. It’s a one-block wonder you can whip up in no time. About This Quilt Finished Size: 28″ x 28″ Rating: Easy Designed by: Colleen Tauke Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting Mat,…

Summer Wine Quilt

Summer Wine Quilt

The secret’s in the cutting of strips for this pretty quilt. Simply trim the ends of rectangles, then piece the shapes together for an advanced-looking project. We’ve made a correction to this quilt pattern. For the corrected version, click here. About This Quilt Finished Size: 62″ x 82″ Rating: Easy Designed by: Joanie Holton and…

Table Talk Quilt

Table Talk Quilt

Our instructions for trimming Album Cross blocks will help you to construct this cool little table runner. Make it in blues and grays, as we’ve shown, or in hues of your choice. About This Quilt Finished Size: 12 ¾” x 17 ¼” Finished Blocks: 17 (3″) Blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Diane Tomlinson Recommended Tools:…

Rescue Me Quilt

Rescue Me Quilt

This cute wall hanging features fabrics from the Joey The Shop Dog collection by Rose Ann Cook for Benartex. Rose Ann and Benartex have agreed to donate 10 percent of proceeds from the line to the national organization Petfinder Foundation. Starting with this one, in every issue of Easy Quilts, we’ll feature a “giving quilt,”…

A Pound of Sugar Quilt

A Pound of Sugar Quilt

Use vintage-style fabrics to make this cute throw. It features a block with a windmill within a star. We give you easy instructions for Windmill and Flying Geese units. About This Quilt Finished Size: 43″ x 56″ Finished Blocks: 12 (12″) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Wendy Sheppard Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Quarter-Inch Seam…

Daisy Day Quilt

Daisy Day Quilt

Designer Colleen Tauke made this cozy quilt for her new granddaughter, Daisy. Soft flannels are ideal for a child’s bed or for napping at grandma’s house. About This Quilt Finished Size: 50″ x 56″ Rating: Easy Designed by: Colleen Tauke Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Tumbler Template, Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning…

Baby Raccoon Bandit Quilt

Baby Raccoon Bandit Quilt

Lori Miller’s adorable wall hanging for a child’s room can be made easily using a Tri-Recs Tool. Each raccoon is featured on a different background. About This Quilt Finished Size: 40″ x 40″ Finished Blocks: 4 (20″) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Lori J. Miller Recommended Tools: Tri-Recs Tool, Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa…

Tumbler Table Runner Quilt

Tumbler Table Runner Quilt

Work from your fabric stash, or stock up on new fat quarters for this simple and cute table runner using a tumbler pattern. We provide a template. About This Quilt Finished Size: 34″ x 16″ Rating: Easy Designed by: Jean Nolte Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Tumbler Template, Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″…

Fisherman's Reel Quilt

Fisherman’s Reel Quilt

Update an old favorite block — the Churn Dash — in this bold quilt made with rich, earthy tans, browns and black prints. We offer instructions for die-cutting with this pattern, and our Sew Easy Lesson on cutting quick triangle-squares. About This Quilt Finished Size: 72″ x 84″ Finished Blocks: 42 (12″) blocks Rating: Easy…