Tag: Love of Quilting January/February 2014

Love of Quilting Jan/Feb 2014 Cover

Love of Quilting January/February 2014

The Love of Quilting January/February 2014 issue is filled with great quilt patterns and projects! This issue of Love of Quilting, like so many others, is the best source for traditional quilts and reliable instructions. Come in and take a look around! Featured on the cover of this quilting magazine are 15 warm and cozy quilts…


Create this fabulous faux braid with simple blocks. This quilt truly is easier to make than it looks. Finished Size: 68″ × 88½” Finished Blocks: 11 (11¼”) blocks Rating: Challenging

Ohio Star Quilt

We love our modern quilts, but Liz Porter’s design is testament that traditional quilts continue to inspire. The hourglass units are a snap to make using our “no triangles” method. This quilt is offered as a free quilt pattern download! Find the FREE quilt pattern download in the links below! Finished Size: 57½” × 83″ Finished Blocks: 123…

Hurry Home

Inspired by a beautiful large-scale print, Wendy Sheppard designed this pieced quilt, choosing fabrics for blocks from the colors in the border. Finished Size: 52″ × 52″ Finished Blocks: 40 (7½”) blocks Rating: Intermediate To learn more about Wendy Sheppard, visit our Designers page. Hurry Home Quilt Digital Pattern


You’ll love working with the brightly colored fabrics in this quilt. The finished result is a surefire pick-me-up for winter’s dreariest days. This quilt is fat quarter friendly. Finished Size: 50″ × 58″ Finished Blocks: 30 (8″) blocks Rating: Intermediate To learn more about Nancy Mahoney, visit our Designers page. Gundrops Quilt Digital Pattern  

Gathered Memories

Kim Diehl is a specialist at combining traditional patchwork with appliqué. Use Kim’s techniques shown in Sew Easy: Invisible Machine Appliqué to make this beautiful quilt. Finished Size: 60″ × 60″Finished Blocks: 9 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate To learn more about Kim Diehl, visit our Designers page. Gathered Memories Quilt Digital Pattern  

Quick & Easy Baby Quilts

Try our quick and easy methods to make Triangle-Squares and Hourglass Units without cutting triangles. Use Fons & Porter’s Triangle Square and Hourglass Template set. Finished Size: 37″ × 43″ Finished Blocks: 30 (6″) Triangle-Squares or Hourglass Units Rating: Easy Quick & Easy Baby Quilts Digital Pattern  

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Pineapple Log Cabin Quilt

The Pineapple Log Cabin has been a popular pattern since the mid-nineteenth century. Log Cabin quilts are staples in the quilting community and it’s plain to see why. With foundation piecing, this quilt is really not as complicated as it looks, and it doubles as a scrap quilt pattern! Finished Size: 74″ × 76″  |…

Thank You Stars

If making a Quilt of Valor is on your to-do list, consider this pattern. There are no traditional star points to fuss with, and any number of patriotic prints will work. Finished Size: 63″ × 78″Finished Blocks: 20 (12″) blocks Rating: Easy In each issue of Love of Quilting, we include a pattern that meets the…

Cross & Crown

Tony Jacobson designed this quilt especially for Love of Quilting readers. He chose the classic Cross & Crown block and used the elegant Downton Abbey fabrics. Finished Size: 63″ × 80″ Rating: Intermediate To learn more about Tony Jacobson, visit our Designers page. Cross and Crown Quilt Digital Pattern  

Cozy Cottage

Designer Bonnie Sullivan loves to appliqué felted wool on a pieced flannel background. The result is fantastic folk art wallhanging. Finished Size: 32″ × 32″ Rating: Intermediate To learn more about Bonnie Sullivan, visit our Designers page. Cozy Cottage Quilt Digital Pattern

Sangria Quilt

Big block quilts made a bold statement and are tons of fun to make! A secondary design appears when these big quilt blocks are joined with sashing. Aptly named, this quilt has all the colors of the spicy, fruity Spanish beverage. Finished Size: 77½” × 96″  |  Finished Blocks: 20 (17″) blocks  |  Rating: Intermediate  |…