Tag: Love of Quilting May/June 2016

Clerestory House Quilt

Clerestory Quilt

House quilt blocks are always popular – House quilts never go out of style! Clerestory fits perfectly into the mid-century modern decorating trend. You could use this quilt on a twin-size bed or as a throw quilt. This bed-size quilt was featured in Episode 2711 of Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting TV series. Finished Size: 64″ x…

Do-Si-Do Quilt

Do-Si-Do Quilt

Do-Si-Do, a twin, bed-size quilt, is made with a gorgeous combination of red, gold, and dark blue for a French-inspired look. You can see the French countryside reflected in these colors and the lovely appliqué. Use fusible web and machine stitching for the appliqué blocks to make the work go quickly. Finished Size: 64½” x 81½”…

Foxglove Manor Full Quilt

Foxglove Manor Quilt

A scrappy, strippy setting places focus on the appliquéd vines and flowers in this 1930s-style full, bed-size quilt. The curvy border with rickrack trim frames it all perfectly and adds a ton of personality to this sweet quilt. If you’d like a quick lesson on how to create wavy borders, watch our free quilting video…

Nine Patch Quilt Patterns

Glorious Quilt

A classic pattern, the Nine Patch, is updated with beautiful batiks! Use the Glorified Nine Patch Template to speed up the cutting process. About This Quilt Finished Size: 54 ¾“ x 72” Rating: Challenging Designed by: Jean Nolte Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting Mat, and Fons & Porter Basic…

Patriotic Quilt Patterns

Patriotic Cosmic Stars Quilt

We love patriotic quilt patterns, don’t you? The unique stars in Patriotic Cosmic Stars were created using a special ruler that ensures perfect half-rectangle triangles every time. Make this twin, bed-size quilt for yourself to show your patriotism, or make it as a Quilt of Valor for a deserving veteran. Also, learn a new technique using…

Rouge Roundabout Twin Quilt - flat

Rouge Roundabout Quilt

Traditional Fan quilt blocks in assorted red and tan prints are joined in unique arrangements to make Rouge Roundabout, a twin bed-size quilt. The alternating geometric shapes in this quilt create interest – you’ll continue to admire this quilt well after you’ve finished it! These curves are easy to piece following our free quilting video…

Summer Quilts

Strawberry Fields Quilt

Nothing says summer quilts like strawberries! Use an assortment of red prints to create the big strawberry blocks for a throw quilt pattern that’s simply scrumptious! This easy throw-size quilt was featured in Episode 2712 of the Love of Quilting TV show. Finished Size: 50½” x 57½”  |  Rating: Easy |  Finished Blocks: 16 (9½” x 11½”) blocks  |…

Love of Quilting May/June 2016 Cover

Love of Quilting May/June 2016

The Love of Quilting May/June 2016 issue has something for everyone! Take your time and create a challenging quilt or make something quick just for fun. Stitch a beautiful strippy quilt with piecing and appliqué in 1930s prints or a rainbow colored throw quilt with curved seams. The traditional Glorified Nine Patch gets an update in…

Big Block Quilt Patterns

Prairie Wind Quilt

Do you like big block quilt patterns? How about quilt patterns using fat quarters? Prairie Wind is a full bed-size quilt that has nine big quilt blocks and lots of background space to show off extraordinary quilting designs. Two pieced quilt borders give it even more interest. This project is fat quarter friendly, so get…

Lover's Lake Twin Quilt Project - flat

Lover’s Lake Quilt

Lovely swan prints were used for this twin, bed-size quilt. Perfectly balanced by multiple borders, there’s a lot to like about this medallion quilt, and a lot of fun to be had making it! Finished Size: 72″ x 92”  |  Rating: Intermediate  |  Designed by Heidi Pridemore Quilt Patterns, Quilting Notions & Items that Inspire: Get a Fons…

On the Range Quilt

This cute bed-sized quilt features easy blocks of framed cowboy prints and coordinating sashing. We give instructions for making easy Flying Geese and Square-in-a-Square units. BONUS QUILT As featured in the March/April 2016 issue of Love of Quilting, download the On the Range FREE quilt pattern! About This Quilt Finished Size: 63″ x 84″ Finished…

Blushing Stars Quilt

Blushing Stars Quilt

Blushing Stars is a twin, bed-size quilt made with low-contrast pink prints and dark pink that pops! This row quilt includes two different blocks that form stars and pinwheels. Make quick work of the piecing! Learn how by watching our quilting video tutorial, Sew Easy: 8-at-a-Time Triangle-Squares. Finished Size: 64″ x 82”  |  Finished Blocks: 48 (9″) blocks…

Jelly Beans Quilt

Jelly Beans Quilt

A soft palette of pink, blue, and yellow gives this bed-size quilt its fresh, springy look and who doesn’t love spring quilts?! Dress a bed in spring finery to chase away the last winter chills. You’ll be so happy you did! Find the quilt kit and quilt pattern in our online store and the free size…

Color Play Rainbow quilted throw project

Color Play Rainbow Quilt

You can never have too many bed-size quilts or throw quilts! Color Play Rainbow is an explosion of color that will brighten any home. Toss it over a twin-size bed or use it in your family room, there are so many uses for a colorful throw like this. Finished Size: 63″ x 76″  |  Rating: Intermediate …