Tag: Quilting Quickly May/June 2015

Quilting Quickly May/June 2015

The May/June issue of Quilting Quickly is perfect for those looking to finish quilts in no time flat! using precut quilt strips or squares, the 18 quilts in this issue are sure to appeal to any quilter. Included in this issue are 3 batik quilt patterns, 1 placemat project to brighten up your table, 5…

Dot Dot Dash Quick and Easy Quilt Project

The inspiration for this quilt is Morse Code. “U” “R” going to make it in a jiffy using assorted pre-cut strips. Learn how to make Dot Dot Dash in our free video tutorial. Dot Dot Dash digital pattern Finished Size: 60″ × 72″Finished Blocks: 72 (15″ × 4″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Melissa…

Selkie Quick and Easy Quilt Project

Shelley Cavanna’s inspiration for this quilt came from the rolling ocean waves along the beautiful coastline of Scotland. She aptly used sea glass shades of blue and green for the triangles. Don’t miss our Sew Easy lesson on 8-at-a-Time Triangle-Square Units. Learn how to make Selkie in our free video tutorial. Selkie digital pattern Finished Size: 70 1⁄8″…

Flipped Quick and Easy Quilt Project

“Looks can be deceiving” is a phrase aptly used to describe this quilt. It may look like it’s made with rectangular quilt blocks, but they are actually square. Learn how to make Flipped in our free video tutorial. Flipped quilt pattern. Finished Size: 48″ × 64″ Finished Blocks: 48 (8″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more…

Mini Donuts Quick and Easy Quilt Project

This is the ultimate scrap quilt! Use an assortment of reproduction prints from a fabric collection like Barb Mapes did in this quilt or use up scraps from your stash. Learn how to make Mini Donuts in our free video tutorial. Mini Donuts digital pattern Finished Size: 60″ × 72″ Finished Blocks: 120 (6″) blocks Rating:…

One Bit, Two Bits Quick and Easy Mini Quilt Project

Tony Jacobson’s easy sew-and-cut method saves piecing time. You can make this pretty quilt in a flash! Learn how to make One Bit, Two Bits in our free video tutorial. One Bit, Two Bits digital pattern Finished Size: 44″ × 68″ Finished Blocks: 48 (5″ × 9″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Tony Jacobson,…

Triangle Party Quick Quilt Project

Jean Nolte first designed this pattern for a group of reproduction prints. In this more contemporary version, she chose navy as a neutral because it complements all of the colorful prints in the quilt. Learn how to make Triangle Party in our free video tutorial. Triangle Party digital pattern Finished Size: 60″ × 83″ Rating: Immediate To…

Tossed Squares Quick and Easy Quilt Project

This quilt design provides a good place to showcase your favorite prints. The quilt appears to be randomly arranged squares, but there’s a method to the construction. Learn how to make Tossed Squares in our free video tutorial. Tossed Squares digital pattern Finished Size: 65″ × 78″ Finished Blocks: 30 (13″) blocks Rating: Easy To…

Time Enough Quick Quilt Project

This quilt was inspired by an antique quilt, but created with a modern technique. Make Hourglass quilt blocks a quick and easy way by following our Sew Easy lesson on Quick Hourglass Units. Learn how to make Time Enough in our free video tutorial. Time Enough digital pattern Finished Size: 79¼” × 85¼” Finished Blocks: 49…

Fire & Ice Quick and Easy Quilt Project

The bargello concept comes from the world of needlepoint. Instead of thread, quilters use fabric to create waves of color and motion. While they look complex, bargello quilts are relatively easy to create. You simply make strip sets, cut them different widths, and sew them together to make contemporary quilts that depict motion and vitality. Fire & Ice…

Twist of Lime Quick and Easy Quilt Project

The trendy combination of gray and lime green remains popular for home décor. Add black and white for a little extra sparkle. Learn how to make Twist of Lime in our free video tutorial. Twist of Lime digital pattern Finished Size: 54″ × 72″ Finished Blocks: 35 (9″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Marissa…

Franklin Street Quick and Easy Quilt Project

Debra made her traditional signature quilt blocks using pre-cut strips and squares. A great collection of prints in vibrant colors and the subtly changing background makes this quilt one of her favorites. To learn more on making this quilt, download our free Sew Easy lesson: Triangle Trimmers. Learn how to make Franklin Street in our free video…

Charmed, I’m Sure Easy Quilted Tablerunner Project

Stripes and florals form a stylish duet in this table runner by Deborah Shafer. This is a great way to show off large prints and make each one shine on its own. Learn how to make Charmed, I’m Sure in our free video tutorial. Charmed, I’m Sure digital pattern Finished Size: 17½” × 28½” Rating: Easy…

All Inked Up Quick and Easy Quilt Project

Tony Jacobson says, “This quilt is no shrinking violet!” It’s definitely bold, and he used a clever technique to make the blocks. Don’t miss our Sew Easy lesson on Row Alignment. Learn how to make All Inked Up in our free video tutorial. All Inked Up quilt pattern. Finished Size: 81″ × 101½” Finished Blocks: 20 (19½”) blocks Rating:…