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Quilting Quickly Spring 2013

Quilting Quickly is a new magazine from the editors at Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting and the staff at Missouri Star Quilt Company. This title is dedicated to providing projects for quilts, table toppers, bags, and other accessories that are made from pre-cut strips and squares. This magazine will have 15 patterns that are…

X’s and O’s Pillow Sham

This is one of my favorite quilt blocks as it makes an X and O which is like a secret message of hugs and kisses to whomever gets the pillow sham! There is also a quilt version of this design here. Size: 22″ × 31″ Blocks: 6 (9″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Watch the X’s and…

X’s and O’s Quilt

This is an old block pattern made new with pre-cuts! In the old days it was used as a signature block, with the solid in the middle. There is a pillow sham that coordinates with this quilt here. Size: 74″ × 83″ Blocks: 42 (9″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Watch the X’s and O’s Tutorial Video…

Top O’ the Morning

Use this quick and easy method to whack a stack of four-patch units. Three or four hearts and a stem make a perky clover — how clever is that? Size: 16″ × 44″ Blocks: 24 (4″) Four Patch Units Rating: Easy Watch the Top O’ The Morning Video Tutorial Top O’ the Morning Table Runner…

Sunny Skies

Learn how to use diagonal seams to get a two-color block — we used blue and white for a sky-like effect. The big colorful patch units shine like a thousand suns. Size: 57″ × 73″ Blocks: 18 (8″) Sixteen Patch blocks, 17 (8″) V blocks Rating: Intermediate Watch the Sunny Skies Tutorial Video Sunny Skies…

Summer in the Park

Strip sets and a wicked smart cutting technique make for quick striped blocks. Set the blocks color to color and you’ll have a quilt in time for your picnic … in the park. Size: 76″ × 83¾” Blocks: 72 (7¾”) blocks Rating: Intermediate Watch the Summer in the Park Tutorial Video Summer in the Park…

Small Charm Quilt

When time is short you can start and finish this darling little quilt in one day. Size: 38″ × 42½” Blocks: 42 (5″) Squares Rating: Beginner Watch the Small Charm Quilt Tutorial Video Small Charm Quilt Digital Pattern

Piece Out

Looking a lot harder than it is, this quilt has 168 identical block units! Each unit gets the ‘Snowball Corner’ treatment, and, once put together, four corners form a diamond in the center of each block. Size: 84″ × 96″ Blocks: 42 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Watch the Piece Out Tutorial Video Piece Out Quilt…

Not Scared of the Dark

Whimsical graphics in bright primary colors will amuse and comfort the lucky recipient of this quilt. Fabric panels make quick work of piecing the quilt top. Size: 74½” × 85″ Rating: Intermediate Not Scared of the Dark Digital Pattern

Jelly Basket

Strips and squares combine to make an easy block. Weave the blocks together by placing every other one on its side, and your jelly basket appears. Size: 81″ × 89″ Blocks: 72 (8″) Jelly Basket blocks Rating: Intermediate Watch the Jelly Basket Tutorial Video Jelly Belly Digital Pattern

Ingrid’s Garden

This is not your grandmother’s flower garden! With this easy Half-Hexagon template you get the look without the set-in seams. Size: 90″ × 104″ Rating: Intermediate Ingrid’s Garden Quilt Digital Pattern Save

Flirty

Make Valentine’s Day a special holiday for those you love with an easy-to-make table topper. Size: 42″ × 16″ Blocks: 3 (9″) Heart blocks Rating: Easy Watch the Flirty Tutorial Video Flirty Digital Pattern   Correction Note: The diagram for this project that appears on page 36 of the printed issue of Quickly Quilting, Spring 2013,…

Dresden Botanica

I love the Dresden and never thought I would own one. Then I found out how easy they are. You just sew straight across the top of the wedge and it makes its own point! Size: 82½” × 96″ Blocks: 30 (13½”) Dresden Plate blocks Rating: Intermediate Watch the Dresden Botanica Video Tutorial Dresden Botanica…

Small Dashing Stars

It’s never too early to start on Christmas gifts. This small quilt goes together quickly, thanks to the super fast triangle-square technique. You’ll find a larger version of this quilt here. Size: 44½” × 44½” Blocks: 9 (10½”) blocks Rating: Intermediate Watch the Small Dashing Stars Tutorial Video Small Dashing Stars Quilt Digital Pattern