Tag: Love of Quilting July/August 2016

Love of Quilting July/August 2016

The Love of Quilting July/August 2016 issue is bursting with colorful quilts for your summer piecing. You’ll be busy making quilts from wall hanging quilt patterns to king-size quilts in styles from traditional to contemporary. Eleven Sew Easy lessons teach new techniques and help you perfect your skills. Also included are two bonus quilts! We offer helpful…

Red, White & Gratitude Quilt

Red, White & Gratitude Quilt

Marianne Fons cleverly used a stripe in Red, White & Gratitude, a quilt that was created for the Quilts of Valor Foundation. The quilt blocks in this patriotic quilt pattern are easy to piece using our quick triangle-square technique and the Fons & Porter Quarter Inch Seam Marker, available in the links below. Watch our free quilting…

Picnic in Provence Quilt

Picnic in Provence Quilt

Two-color quilts never go out of style and this appliqué quilt pattern is no exception! A favorite color combination of blue and yellow and Honey Bee quilt blocks in an on-point setting make this quilt so appealing and give it graphic interest. Finished Size: 66¼” x 87½”  |  Finished Blocks: 17 (15″) blocks  |  Rating: Intermediate  |  Designed…

Mom Loved Blue Quilt

Mom Loved Blue Quilt

Pinwheel quilt blocks and Wild Goose Chase quilt blocks combine to make a lively new design in Mom Loved Blue. This two-color quilt is lovely as is, but would be perfect in any color you like. Make this throw-quilt pattern to coordinate with the colors in your home! For a faster and more accurate way…

Lightning Quilt

Lightning Quilt

How do you make traditional quilt blocks into a contemporary quilt? Set them in a unique setting with trendy colors like this aqua print! The Star quilt blocks in this bed-size quilt pattern are made using Deb Tucker’s special Rapid Fire LeMoyne Star tool. To get a better idea of how to create Rapid Fire…

Lancaster Rose Quilt

Lancaster Rose Quilt

The designer of Lancaster Rose was inspired by an Ohio Amish quilt. The colors, pieced border, and wide border with spectacular quilting — it’s a show stopper! Put those Flying Geese units together in a snap. Watch our free video quilting tutorial, Sew Easy: Quick-Pieced Flying Geese for increased efficiency and accuracy. Finished Size: 90¼” x 90¼”…

Josie Quilt

Josie Quilt

A very clever piecing technique gives the illusion of Prairie Points in this twin, bed-size quilt pattern. Kaleidoscope quilt blocks are set on point and framed by little triangle units for a unique setting. If you’d like some tips on using the Kaleido Ruler, watch our free video quilting tutorial, Sew Easy: Using a Kaleidoscope Ruler.…

I Fall to Pieces Quilt

I Fall to Pieces Quilt

Black and teal prints with a splash of green make this king, bed-size quilt pattern stand out from all the rest. This quilt is easier than it looks, with all the Pinwheel quilt blocks pieced the same. The color placement is what makes this bed-size quilt sparkle! Find the FREE quilt pattern download in the links…

Corona Del Mar Quilt

Corona Del Mar Quilt

Liz Porter designed and made Corona Del Mar, a traditional two-color quilt, with open spaces for special quilting. Flying Geese units surround the quilt blocks for a perfect finish. Make your quiltmaking experiences even better with our free quilting video tutorials, Sew Easy: Quick-Pieced Flying Geese, Sew Easy: 8-at-a-Time Triangle-Squares and Sew Easy: Quick Hourglass…

Cherry Cordial Quilt

Cherry Cordial Quilt

Give this medallion-style quilt a try as a wall hanging quilt pattern or table quilt pattern at Christmastime or anytime. This version of a feathered star is easier than some patterns, with “feathers” only on one side of the star point triangles. Take advantage of our free quilting video tutorials, Sew Easy: Triangle Trimmers and…

Anna's Starflake Quilt

Anna’s Starflake Quilt

Foundation paper piecing ensures that you achieve perfect star points in this gorgeous full, bed-size quilt. Take advantage of the quilt kit for this project (while supplies last), in order to create your own quilt using the same colorways. If you’d like a refresher course on paper piecing, take a look at our free quilting video…

Shattered Dresden Quilt

Shattered Dresden Quilt

Dresden Plates in pink, yellow, and blue prints are pieced in various sizes for this throw-size medallion quilt. It’s just the right size for a throw quilt pattern, but if you have a large wall space, hang it up! It’s stunning as a wall quilt, too. Finished Size: 60″ x 60″  |   Finished Blocks:…

Home of the Brave Quilt

Home of the Brave Quilt

Home of the Brave is an original quilt design made especially for Quilts of Valor. Solid red, white, and blue fabrics mimic the American flag to honor our veterans. A star border brings it all together. Looking for some guidance for the appliqué technique used in this patriotic quilt pattern? Watch our free quilting video…