Tag: Quilting Quickly July/August 2017

Renewal Quilt

Renewal Quilt

This is, hands down, one of our favorite quilt blocks to make. The slick method involves making oversized four-patch units, cutting and reassembling. About This Quilt Finished Size: 88″ x 106″ Finished Blocks: 20 (18″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Colleen Tauke Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting Mat, and…

Pencil Me In Quilt

Pencil Me In Quilt

Make your mark. Piece an array of vibrant fabrics that recall the joyful jumble in a box of colored pencils. Sharpen piecing and layout skills as you combine colorful print rectangles and Flying Geese to complete rows of pencils. Cutting time is shortened with pre-cut 2 1/2″-wide strips. About This Quilt Finished Size: 48″ x…

Summer Sorbet Quilt

Summer Sorbet Quilt

Scoop up a heaping helping of fabrics in luscious colors and playful prints to make a quilt that’ll forever put you in a vacation state of mind. About This Quilt Finished Size: 60″ x 72″ Finished Blocks: 30 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Ann Lauer Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″…

Second Words Quilt

Second Words Quilt

You will have an almost instant doll quilt by using the leftover half-square triangles from the First Words quilt. That’s almost as sweet at these baby fabrics. About This Quilt Finished Size: 22¾” x 29¼” Finished Blocks: 63 (3¼”) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Colleen Tauke Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Square Up Ruler, Fons…

First Words Quilt

First Words Quilt

Working with sweet little prints is always a pleasure. The fun doesn’t stop there — the ingenious block construction is an added delight. About This Quilt Finished Size: 39½” x 39½” Finished Blocks: 16 (9⅛”) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Colleen Tauke Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting Mat, and…

Two Way Quilt

Two Way Quilt

This quick-to-sew throw made from 10″ squares is ingeniously pieced to create nice contrast and no fabric waste. About This Quilt Finished Size: 48″ x 64″ Finished Blocks: 48 (8″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Sue Pfau Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Square Up Ruler, Fons & Porter Quarter-Inch Seam Marker, Fons & Porter Rotary…

Free Flight Quilt

Free Flight Quilt

Use leftover scraps from Target Practice to make this cute small quilt. It’s airy, and shows a lot of movement. About This Quilt Finished Size: 42″ x 56″ Finished Blocks: 48 (7″) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Dodi Lee Poulsen Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Square Up Ruler, Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″…

Target Practice Quilt

Target Practice Quilt

Raid your stash for bright 2 1/2″-wide strips. This easier-than-it-looks throw starts with Log Cabin-style units. Just add flip-and-sew squares at opposite corners of each unit to make the colorful arrow blocks. About This Quilt Finished Size: 70″ x 70″ Finished Blocks: 36 (10″) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: Dodi Lee Poulsen Recommended Tools: Fons…

Puppy Love Quilt

Puppy Love Quilt

Use pre-cut fabric strips to bring this adorable baby quilt to life. A sweet collection like Rover by Riley Blake Designs is perfect. About This Quilt Finished Size: 47¾” x 47″ Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Sharon Smith Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting Mat, and Fons & Porter Basic Cutting…

Tumbling Tumbleweeds Quilt

Tumbling Tumbleweeds Quilt

Inspired by Bonnie Hunter’s scrap quilt, Strip Twist! and the Cool Water quilt in Quilting Quickly Winter 2014, Kim Devine used 2 1/2″-wide strips cut from her scraps to make this great quilt. About This Quilt Finished Size: 91½” x 91½” Finished Blocks: 36 (15¼”) blocks Rating: Easy Designed by: LOQ Staff Recommended Tools: Fons…

Step Up Quilt

Step Up Quilt

The licensed fabric used in this quilt is based on the popular children’s book The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister. A touch of glitter adds to the character’s magical stories. About This Quilt Finished Size: 42″ x 42″ Finished Blocks: 7 (6″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Bev Getschel Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Fussy…

Going Places Quilt

Going Places Quilt

Making clever use of the triangle-square unit creates an undulating wave effect in the Going Places quilt. Batiks give it a gorgeous color. About This Quilt Finished Size: 66″ x 66″ Rating: Easy Designed by: Colleen Tauke Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Quarter Inch Seam Marker, Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting…

Spot Quilt

Spot Quilt

Make triangle-squares in lively, bright prints for this cute crib-sized quilt or napping mat. We include AccuQuilt GO! die-cutting instructions, too. About This Quilt Finished Size: 49″ x 49″ Finished Blocks: 25 (8″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Angie Milligan Recommended Tools: Paper-backed fusible web, Fons & Porter Square Up Ruler, Fons & Porter Rotary…

Flight Path Quilt

Flight Path Quilt

Designer Pam Goggans’ quilt features a take off on the standard Flying Geese unit using Deb Tucker’s easy technique. It’s fun, fast and foolproof, plus you’ll love working with a rainbow of 2 1/2″ strips. About This Quilt Finished Size: 52″ x 72″ Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Pam Goggans Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary…