Tag: Love of Quilting September/October 2013

Love of Quilting September/October 2013

Love of Quilting September/October 2013

The Love of Quilting September/October 2013 issue is filled with great quilt patterns and projects! This issue of Love of Quilting, like so many others, is the best source for traditional quilts and reliable instructions. Come in and take a look around! Featured on the cover of this quilting magazine are 14 inspiring quilts that will…

Serge Ahead Quilt

This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is a quilted wedge table runner featuring modern quilt fabrics. Make a quilt-as-you-go table runner that’s reversible! Ellen March, Editor of Sew News, Sew It All, and Creative Machine Embroidery and host of PBS’ Sew It All, designed this piece for one of our Fons & Porter TV episodes.…

Stormy Seas–Free Quilt Pattern

This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is a free quilt pattern. Dark blue diamond waves snake around square-in-a-square blocks. The illusion of movement without stitching a single curved seam is the appealing beauty of the Storm at Sea pattern. Size: 52″ × 64″ Rating: Intermediate

Bunting, Blocks, and Balloons

This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is a baby quilt featuring neutral quilt fabrics. When you’re stitching BB-Before Baby-gender neutral prints work like a charm. Fussy-cut deer and bunny balloons and pyramids add character to this, already sweet, baby quilt. Finished Size: 43″ x 56″Finished Blocks: 6 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Bunting,…

String of Stars

In 2011 Moda Fabrics launched a “Just One Star” campaign, inviting quilters to piece and send in star quilt blocks so the company could make 100 Quilts of Valor in 100 days. A total of 1800 quilt blocks were needed, but Moda received 15,000! Marianne Fons pieced this patriotic quilt using some of the extra quilt blocks.…

On the Dot

This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is a throw size quilt patttern featuring appliqué circles made in modern fabrics. Dig into your stash for five funky prints to make your circles and two demure prints for the background. Check out the faux double binding! Finished Size: 40″ × 40″ Finished Blocks: 16 (10″)…

Flower Bed

This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is a king size quilt pattern featuring nin patch quilt units that come together to make a beautiful circular quilt pattern. It may take a little while to “grow” this flower bed, but the results will be spectacular. Four small and four large quadrants whirl outward from a…

Wheels of Chance Quilt

This eye-catching quilt has a name that tells a story! Wheels of Chance refers to spinning your wheels for fortune or, as the pioneers were likely to do, taking your chances on the Oregon trail. Either way, it comes down to picking a course and embarking on a challenging adventure. Liz Porter’s quilt design is equally challenging, but the result…

Antique Alphabet

A combination of foundation and regular piecing is required to make your own version of this antique quilt. The maker of the photographed quilt had to “wing” her border treatment — you get to copy our patterns! Can you spell L – U – C – K – Y? Size: 79½” × 89″ Bonus: Download a…

A Cat Fright Sight

Happy Halloween! This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is a primitive-looking mini quilt featuring appliqué and embellishments. You can purchase the kitty and pumpkin buttons or cut the shapes from fabric and appliqué them in place. Finished Size: 8″ × 12″ Rating: Easy A Cat Fright Sight Digital Pattern To learn more about…

Falling Leaves

This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is felted wool appliqué table topper featuring autumn leaves and acorns. Beautiful autumn foliage in Eastern Ontario inspired designer Christine Baker to create this sweet little centerpiece. If you want to add seasonal decor without spending much time, try your hand at wool appliqué. Finished Size: 17″-diameter…

Crooners

This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is a quilted appliqué wall hanger featuring twin pumpkins, perched on a picket fence, belt out spooky Halloween songs. Make these crooners for your home’s entry, to delight your holiday guests. Finished Size: 34″ × 20½” Rating: Intermediate Crooners Digital Pattern To learn more about the designer,…

Pick of the Patch

This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is a mini quilt pattern featuring an appliqué scarecrow and pumpkins. Late summer is the perfect time to make this cute scarecrow banner and have it ready for harvest season. Picking the fabrics is almost as much fun as picking pumpkins! Finished Size: 12″ × 16″ Rating:…

Bella’s Garden

This quilt pattern featured in Love of Quilting September/October is a throw size quilt featuring appliqué and and pieced rows. Inspired by nature — which, in turn, inspired her fabric line — designer Amanda Murphy created this pretty quilt and filled it chock-a-block with a variety of techniques. Finished Size: 51¾” × 69″ Rating: Intermediate…