Tag: Love of Quilting March/April 2016

Love of Quilting March-April 2016 Cover

Love of Quilting March/April 2016

The Love of Quilting March/April 2016 issue has a beautiful king-size quilt by Liz Porter, a fresh-as-spring throw, a spectacular queen-size banded stars quilt, a wool appliqué wallhanging—and that’s just a few of the projects. There are seven Sew Easy lessons to help you master your piecing skills! Take a look below the quilts for links to…

Ribbon Star Twin Quilt project

Ribbon Stars Quilt

If you like to try different piecing techniques, you’ll like this quilt. Star patterns are always fun, too! Ribbon Stars starts with bias strips that are joined to make a strip set, and then the block sections are cut from the strip set. This twin-size star quilt pattern is so clever! Finished Size: 67½” × 80½”…

Wall Hanging Quilts

Picket Fence Blooms Quilt – Wall Hanging

Picket Fence Blooms is a beautiful wall hanging quilt made with cotton quilting fabrics and felted wool. Use perle cotton for the blanket stitch appliqué to give your quilt a folk art look. Wall hanging quilts are a great way to change out your seasonal décor – Picket Fence Blooms is a great spring quilt!…

Just Beachy Placemat and Mini Mat project

Just Beachy Quilted Placemat and Mini Mat

Make yourself a set of whimsical beach ball placemats with a table mat to match, designed by Patrick Lose. You can make these easy projects in an afternoon, or quilt in a day, using machine stitching to complete the appliqué and quilting at the same time. The project was featured in the 2700 series of the…

Harvest Sun – King-Size Quilt

Harvest Sun is a spectacular king-size quilt that uses lots of reproduction prints. Use strip piecing for the stars and an easy technique for making eight triangle-squares at a time for the sawtooth border. This challenging bed-size quilt takes some time to make, but it’s worth every minute! Finished Size: 111″ × 111″  |  Finished Blocks: 16 (21¾”)…

Goose Crossing quilt project

Goose Crossing Quilt

Two-color quilts are always in style, like blue and white quilts! Use assorted blue prints and one white background print for a classic traditional full bed-size quilt that’s fun to make. This project is featured on the “Love of Quilting” 2700 TV series. Finished Size: 81″ × 81″  |  Finished Blocks: 160 (6″) Flying Geese blocks; 9 (6″) Windmill blocks…

Garden House Quilted Throw Pillow

Garden House Pillow

Relax and stitch the Garden House Pillow while you enjoy your favorite TV show or while at a guild meeting. The appliqué pieces are easy shapes to stitch, and the pillow is so cute with your country décor or a House block quilt. This pillow is akin to primitive quilts and homemade quilts. It’s a…

Constellation of Colors Quilt

Constellation of Colors Quilt

Nine big blocks are surrounded by Variable Stars in this colorful bed-size quilt. It’s an explosion of color to brighten your home. Make it for a child or a guest bed that calls for a full-size quilt – it’ll bring warmth and energy to any space! Finished Size: 80″ × 80″ | Finished Blocks: 9 (16″) blocks…

Bountiful Stars Quilt - Star Patterns

Bountiful Stars Quilt

Stars and stripes abound in this twin, bed-size quilt featuring red, white, and blue. Red stars stand out on a blue and white background in this Quilt of Valor and a flag fabric border frames the quilt. Star patterns, like Bountiful Stars, really make an impact! This project was featured in Episode 2707 of the…

Bands of Glory quilt project

Bands of Glory Quilt

An innovative technique by Deb Tucker enables you to make Banded LeMoyne Star quilt blocks without set-in seams. Deb has also designed the Rapid Fire LeMoyne Star tool to make Bands of Glory blocks accurately. Finished Size: 91″ × 111″  |  Finished Blocks: 18 (10″) Banded LeMoyne Star blocks; 17 (10″) Chain blocks; 8 (5″) LeMoyne Star blocks  |…

Abbigail - Floral Quilts

Abbigail Quilt

Abbigail is a pretty floral quilt that takes advantage of several easy techniques for block assembly. This throw quilt uses red squares to make a chain through the on-point blocks, giving this quilt extra pizzazz and the impression that this quilt is a geometric quilt pattern. A wide floral border brings it all together and frames this quilt…