Tag: Quilting Quickly Fall 2014

Quilting Quickly Fall 2014

Quilting Quickly  is a magazine from the editors at Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting. This title is dedicated to providing projects for quilts, table toppers, bags, and other accessories that are made from pre-cut strips and squares. We know you love purchasing these fabrics, but don’t always know exactly how to use them in your projects.…

Puppy Patches

Tony used a collection of prints featuring his furry best friends from the Puppy Love collection by Quilting Treasures. Puppy Patches is an easy quilt that makes use of 5″ charm squares. This quilt is doggone easy! Learn how to make this quilt in a video tutorial by the staff at Fons & Porter. Puppy Patches…

Off My Back

This version of the Disappearing Nine Patch quilt is made using light and dark shirting prints. Both the light and dark parts of this pattern are scrappy for more variety. Tony added sashing and squares to make this quilt large enough for a twin-size or full-size bed. Learn how to make this quilt in a video tutorial…

Chain Link

Chain Link is a batik quilt that features only squares and triangles in a simple block pattern. “Quilting should be fun,” says designer Nancy Mahoney, and what’s more fun than working with bright batiks? You’ll also love the simple block pattern– just squares and rectangles. Speed things along with pre-cut 2½” strips. Learn how to make…

Beach Tote

You can make this large tote in no time using pre-cut strips and squares. Take it to the beach or on a plane, for an overnight trip, in the car for snacks and toys, to quilt shows and guild meetings-you’ll find dozens of uses. This project comes together quickly using 5″ charm squares and 2½”-wide strips in…

Simple Chevrons

Make these chevrons without piecing! Follow our easy instructions for fusible strips, then add borders, and you’re done. Simple Chevrons features rows of chevrons in primary colored prints. Using fusible web to adhere the chevrons makes this quilt project quick and easy. Learn how to make this quilt in a video tutorial by the staff at…

Diamond District

Diamond District is an easy way to showcase a collection of 5″ charm squares and easy piecing half-square triangles makes this quilt come together quickly. Learn how to make this quilt in a video tutorial with the Fons & Porter staff. Diamond District digital pattern Finished Size: 53¼” × 73¾” Finished Blocks: 35 (8¼”) blocks…

Hocus Pocus

There’s no magic needed to make this super easy table topper. Purchase extra border, binding, and backing fabrics, and make another one using the leftover pieces of your strips. This easy project features fun Halloween fabrics by RJR Fabrics. Learn how to make this table topper in a video tutorial with the Fons & Porter staff.…

Round Trip

Have you been wondering what to do with those pre-cut triangles? Here’s an amazing idea! Round Trip makes use of pre-cut triangles by featuring flying geese units in a blue and green color scheme. Learn how to make this quilt in a video tutorial with the Fons & Porter staff. Round Trip digital pattern Finished…

Caitie’s Twirl

This quilt for a little girl features timeless colors, prints, and textures. You can make it using your favorite group of charm squares. Caitie’s Twirl features half-square triangle blocks in playful prints. The design of this quilt resembles a large star inside a frame of triangles. Learn how to make this quilt in a video tutorial…

Leaves Will Change

Fall is in the air and the leaves are changing. This quilt is made using a collection of charm squares in autumn colors. Or change this quilt’s season by using your favorite collection. Learn how to make this quilt in a video tutorial by the staff at Fons & Porter. Leaves Will Change digital pattern Finished…

Prairie Blossoms

Designer Jane Vaughan understands the ease of working with pre-cuts. Here she uses 2½”-wide strips to create a classic block reminiscent of little flowers. Learn how to make this quilt in a video tutorial with the Fons & Porter staff. Prairie Blossoms digital pattern Finished Size: 60″ × 72″Finished Blocks: 20 (10″) blocks Rating: Intermediate To…

Impression of Autumn

Make Impression of Autumn using triangle-squares and flying geese units in a late autumn color palette. You’ll be amazed to see that you can make both triangle-squares and flying geese units without cutting a single triangle! Using pre-cuts makes construction quick and easy. Learn how to make this wall hanging in a video tutorial with the…

Reflections

Inspired by a quilt and instructions by Billie Lauder, Diane Tomlinson designed her quilt to use pre-cut 10″ squares. Reflections is a batik quilt whose blocks are made using two triangle units that reflect one another. Learn how to make this quilt in a video tutorial by the Fons & Porter staff. Reflections digital pattern…