Tag: Love of Quilting July/August 2015

Love of Quilting July/August 2015

The Love of Quilting July/August 2015 features the latest quilts from Liz Porter and Marianne Fons. Marianne’s Prussian Blue was featured on the Love of Quilting 2600 TV series. Texas Two Step by Liz Porter features a variety of cowboy boots, each with a unique, fun print. Celebrate a special birthday with Many Happy Returns table runner…

Curvalicious Contemporary Batik Quilt Project

Mix and match your fabric pieces to make this creative curved piece quilt. The fun is arranging the blocks to make your own unique version of Curvalicious. Finished Size: 51″ × 69″ Finished Blocks: 88 (6″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Curvalicious Quilt Kit To learn more about Christine Stainbrook, visit our Designers page.  

Rising Star Full-Size Quilt Project

A wonderfully complex pattern emerges when you sew these blocks together. Master quilt designer Nancy Mahoney makes it easy using familiar triangle-squares and square-in-a-square units. Finished Size: 82″ × 82″ Finished Blocks: 36 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate To learn more about Nancy Mahoney, visit our Designers page.  

Cherry Ripe - Appliqué Quilt Patterns

Cherry Ripe Appliqué Quilt

This design in the Mountain Mist series has several important design elements-cherries, curving branches, and dark diamonds formed in the corners where the blocks meet. These details make Cherry Ripe different from most other floral or fruit patterns. Finished Size: 80″ × 96″  |  Finished Blocks: 16 (12″ × 16″) blocks  |  Rating: Challenging  |  Designed by…

Many Happy Returns Birthday Theme Table Runner Project

Make Patrick Lose’s colorful birthday runner to add sparkle to your festive table. It’s so simple, you can whip it up in an afternoon or two. This project was also featured in the 2500 Series of the Love of Quilting TV show. Finished Size: 14″ × 43″ Rating: Intermediate Many Happy Returns Digital Pattern   If…

Star Surround Quilt of Valor Project

Any veteran would be proud to own this original Quilt of Valor by Gerri Robinson. The white background makes the red pinwheels and blue stars sparkle. Finished Size: 68″ × 88″ Finished Blocks: 12 (16″) Star blocks Rating: Intermediate Star Surround Quilt Kit To learn more about Gerri Robinson, visit our Designers page.  

Windsor Park Pieced Block Quilt Project

Terry Albers’ design takes full advantage of intricately-designed panel squares. She added coordinated pieced blocks in a pretty blue-and-green color scheme, and the result is a quilt fit for a queen! Finished Size: 56½” × 76″ Finished Blocks: 35 (9″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Windsor Park Quilt Kit To learn more about Terry Albers, visit our…

Cosmic Stars Quilted Table Runner Project

Use the Rapid Fire LeMoyne Star tool by Studio 180 Design to make pain-free star blocks. This method eliminates the set-ins when piecing LeMoyne Stars and helps any quilter achieve accurate results. Cosmic Stars Patriotic Table Runner Pattern Finished Size: 15½” × 39½ Finished Blocks: 3 (8″) LeMoyne Star blocks; 4 (4″) LeMoyne Star blocks…

Texas Two Step Quilt

Texas Two Step Country Quilt

You don’t have to be a cowboy or cowgirl to love these boots. Kick up your heels, and choose your wildest prints for some good ol’ quilting fun. If you’re not familiar with paper-foundation piecing, this quilt pattern may prove to be a bit challenging. The free quilting tutorial, Sew Easy: How to Use Paper Foundation,…

Rock N Roll Circus Vintage-Style Quilt Project

Holly Hickman found a vintage quilt at a flea market and chose the perfect fabric collection to recreate it. Polish your curved-piecing skills as you create this charmer. This quilt is fat-quarter friendly. Finished Size: 52″ × 52″ Rating: Challenging Bonus: Download a free size chart and cutting diagram for twin and full sizes of…

Prussian Blue Quilt

Designer Marianne Fons’ twin-size quilt, as seen on the 2600 TV series of Love of Quilting, was inspired by a piece of bright blue fabric from her stash. One of her favorite two-color quilt combinations is blue and yellow, so she spiced it up by adding some black and white fabrics. She also likes fat quarter quilt…