Tag: Love of Quilting January/February 2017

Red Between the Lines Quilt

Red Between the Lines Quilt

Marianne Fons created this lovely quilt for the opening exhibit at the Iowa Quilt Museum in Winterset, Iowa. We supply full-sized templates and our Sew Easy instructions for cutting half-square and quarter-square triangles. Red and white are quilt colors have been favorites for traditional quilters for centuries and this red and white quilt pattern pays…

Wheel of Fortune Quilt

Wheel of Fortune Quilt

Practice your curved piecing skills with this cool quilt by designer Jean Nolte that features 20 pie-shaped units, each with a pinwheel inside. It’s fat quarter-friendly, and our Sew Easy tips help you make quick work of the curved blocks. We also provide full-sized templates. If you’ve ever been scared to make a curved seams quilt…

A Formal Affair Quilt

A Formal Affair Quilt

A Formal Affair, a bed-sized quilt made up in fashionable black and beige prints, is a real beauty. This black and white quilt pattern might only feature two colors with touches of beige here and there but it is still filled with powerful interest. While this quilt has a tribal feeling to the aesthetic, it…

Willy Nilly Pinwheels Quilt

Willy Nilly Pinwheels Quilt

Take batik scraps to piece small and large pinwheel quilt blocks, and add strip sets to make this cute throw-sized quilt in a riot of colors. Our Sew Easy instructions walk you through the paper foundation piecing. It’s a great way to use up your batik scraps without much waste. If you aren’t a fan…

Snow Day Quilt

Snow Day Quilt

Drawing on memories of her North Dakota childhood for inspiration, designer Kari Schell created Snow Day in blue and gray batik quilt fabrics. The fabrics give it a classic, cool look, and each of the quilt blocks are set on point (meaning they are turned 90 degrees to make a “diamond” shape in the quilt…

On The Home Front Quilt

On The Home Front Quilt

Here’s something new and exciting: a Churn Dash quilt block within a Churn Dash block! For traditional quilters, this twist on one of the most popular quilt blocks out there can add a little dash of modern to your quilting in seconds. With the help of our quilting video on triangle squares, you’ll be able…

Love of Quilting Jan/Feb 2017 Cover

Love of Quilting January/February 2017

The Love of Quilting January/February 2017 issue is filled with quilt patterns and projects for a warm and wonderful holiday season and beyond! We have several quilts that will help get you ready for Spring and beyond as well!  This issue of Love of Quilting, like so many others, is the best source for traditional quilts…

Rainbow Mosaic Quilt

Rainbow Mosaic Quilt

Take a bundle of assorted bright batik fat quarters and start having fun with this one!  This fat quarter quilting pattern might feature a lot of white space but it is filled with light all around! Once your friends and family see this quilt, they won’t be able to stop trying to steal it from…

Cactus Blooms Quilt

Cactus Blooms Quilt

What a gorgeous quilt this is! Octagon shapes in a blaze of desert hues dance across this throw-sized quilt. Octagon quilt shapes might seem challenging but our Sew Easy quilting video for using the Triangle Trimmers tool help make these quilt blocks look easy! You might take a look at a quilt like this and…

Folk Dance Quilt

Folk Dance Quilt

Looking for big block quilt patterns? You’ve come to the right place! Folk Dance is a great example of an antique design that looks modern. With contemporary prints and colors in a big, big block, this bed-size quilt fits into any home today. Using the Fons & Porter Pickle Dish Template Set takes the hard…