Tag: Quilting Quickly May/June 2016

Quilting Quickly May/June 2016

Fons & Porter’s Quilting Quickly May/June 2016 is the go-to source for quilts and projects that start with pre-cut strips and squares. In this issue, you’ll find fifteen projects from table quilt patterns to bed-size quilt patterns. Choose from traditional quilts, like a Nine-Patch design, two-color quilt, and many more. Six Sew Easy quilting tutorials will get you…

Canal Street Quilt

Canal Street Quilt

Canal Street’s designer was inspired by the streets of New York City, and used pre-cut 2½” strips to represent the streets. It’s a quick and easy throw quilt pattern you can make in a weekend, or for seasoned quilters, quilt in a day. Finished Size: 56″ x 66″  | Rating: Easy  |  Designed by Stephanie Sheridan See…

Square Peg Round Hole Quilt

Square Peg Round Hole Quilt

Use nature-inspired, colored batiks in pre-cut 5″ squares to replicate this beautiful table quilt pattern. Table runners are fitting décor for kitchens, dining rooms and living spaces and act as great conversation pieces when entertaining guests. This light and airy table quilt pattern offers a sense of calm – the perfect atmosphere for any home. Finished Size: 17″ x…

Blue and White Classic Quilt

Blue and White Classic Quilt

What’s more traditional than Courthouse Steps quilt blocks and two-color quilts? We combine the two together into this lovely baby quilt pattern. This classic crib quilt can be made from scraps or a wonderful fabric collection. Follow the instructions to make this quilt in two larger sizes, so the adults can enjoy this one, too! Finished Size:…

Americana Quilt

Americana Quilt

You can never have too many table quilt patterns! They’re quick to make and useful, too. Show your patriotism with these really cute reproduction Americana prints. Make this table topper just in time for Memorial Day, 4th of July, or decorate your home with pride year-round! Finished Size: 26″ x 26″  |  Finished Blocks: 4 (10″) blocks…

Nine Patch Park Quilt

Nine Patch Park Quilt

Always a favorite, the Nine-Patch quilt block is simple alone or prominent when framed, as in Nine Patch Park. The checkerboard borders add to the scrappy look of this throw quilt pattern. Make it your own by changing up the colorways, or follow this quilt pattern closely for a similar look. Finished Size: 50″ x…

Devoted Quilt

Devoted Quilt

Appliqué gives the illusion of pieced round blocks in this unique throw quilt pattern. Using fusible web and machine appliqué makes Devoted an easy project. Don’t have a machine stitch you like for appliquéing your pieces or need a refresher course on how to sew appliqué? Watch our free quilting video tutorial, Sew Easy: Needle-Turn…

Stones Across Water Quilt

Stones Across Water Quilt

Make this elegant wall hanging quilt pattern using the cool colors of water and sea glass. The design only looks complicated — it’s really quite easy using our quick Flying Geese method. Watch our free quilting video tutorial, Sew Easy: Quick-Pieced Flying Geese to see how to make Flying Geese units in an efficient, accurate…

City Blocks Quilt

City Blocks Quilt

City Blocks is a geometric design that highlights a collection of pre-cut 5″ squares. Using a neutral print in each quilt block unifies the design and creates an interesting secondary pattern. Toss this throw quilt pattern across your bed to add some color to your room, or drape it over your couch and invite guests…

Brava Quilt

Brava! Quilt

This twin, bed-size quilt is perfect for tweens and teens who love bright colors. It’s easy to make, too, and features a fun star design! By assembling the parts in rows instead of quilt blocks, many seams are eliminated. We love that! Finished Size: 66″ x 82½”  |  Rating: Easy  |  Designed by Deb Finan See…

Table Quilt Patterns

Coffee Table Poetry Quilt

Table quilt patterns are a great way to spruce up your home décor. Pre-cut 5″ squares are all you need to complete this table runner quilt top. Using a clever technique of sewing, cutting, and sewing again, the pieces are assembled to create Delectable Mountains quilt blocks. Finished Size: 13½” x 27″  |  Finished Blocks:…

Line Dance Quilt

Line Dance Quilt

Nine-Patch quilt patterns have been around for a long time! Quilters have using Nine-Patches in their quilts even longer than that and we have found ways to incorporate twists, here and there, into our quilts. Line Dance is not just a throw quilt pattern, it uses a simple technique to make your Nine-Patch quilt blocks go…

Pretzel Twist Quilt

Pretzel Twist Quilt

Pretzel Twist looks complicated but it really isn’t – it’s an easy quilt to put together. The quilt blocks in this throw quilt pattern are quite simple to make, you just have to pay attention to color placement. Try it out for yourself and you’ll see! Finished Size: 48″ x 64″  |  Finished Blocks: 48 (8″)…

Summertime Blues Quilt

Summertime Blues Quilt

Pre-cut strips in red and blue batiks make this an ideal summer quilt. Doesn’t it just sing summer? Sew this one up for a picnic in the park! The curvy edge dresses up the scrappy border and adds an element of fun. Finished Size: 56″ x 76″  |  Finished Blocks: 24 (8″) blocks  |  Rating: Easy…