Tag: Easy Quilts Winter 2011

Ice Castles

Sometimes the perfect fabric provides inspiration as in this variation of the traditional Card Trick block made from a spectacular stripe fabric. Use the Fons & Porter Half & Quarter Ruler to make quick work of cutting the triangles for this quilt. Size: 72½” × 91¼”Blocks: 12 (18″) blocks  

Who Wants to Party?

Designer Nancy Lacey of Quilts for Kids, made this quilt for a special child. Quilts for Kids volunteers make quilts to comfort children in need, and to help make a hospital stay less frightening. Size: 35″ × 51″Blocks: 15 (8″) blocks  

Patchwork Fields

Use fat quarters to make this scrappy country quilt. It would also look great in 1930s reproductions, batiks, or kids’ prints. Size: 76″ × 76″Blocks: 36 (11″ × 13″) blocks  

Crimson Christmas

You’ll want to make this quilt over and over. Just change the featured fabrics and colors for each season. The blocks are easy, and the prairie points add an extra dimension. Size: 47½” × 62½” Blocks: 18 (7½”) blocks