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Quilting Quickly Spring 2014

For fans of quick quilts that come together in no time, this issue of Quilting Quickly magazine is perfect for you! Featuring 20 quilt projects that use pre-cut strips or fabric squares, each quilt also has it’s own video showing you exactly how to quilt that quilt! Buy This Issue of Quilting Quickly Now!  LEARN…

Jacob’s Coat of Many Colors

This king-size quilt goes modern with a Jacob’s Ladder block that uses four-patch units and triangle-square units. Finished Size: 84″ × 108″ Finished Blocks: 63 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Bonus: Check out our free video tutorial here Jacob’s Coat of Many Colors digital pattern  

Stitch and Slice Zigzag

This is a fun quilt for the modern quilter! Sew your strips, and then slice the top to create the zigzag. Finished Size: approximately 70″ × 78″ Rating: Intermediate Bonus: Check out our free video tutorial here Stitch and Slice Zigzag digital pattern  

Imperial Diamonds

Jean Nolte planned this king-size strippy quilt to make good use of a collection of precut batiks. She made it easier by strip piecing the small square strippy sections and borders. Size: 97″ x 108″ Rating: Challenging Save time! Purchase a digital quilt pattern for this project. Imperial Diamonds video tutorial here  

Crazy Eights

These blocks are so quick to make. Strip piece using pre-cut strips and add a neutral background—easy as 2-4-6-8! Finished Size: 64″ × 80″ Finished Blocks: 80 (8″) blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Free video tutorial here Crazy Eights digital pattern  

Ripple Effect

Like ripples in a pond, the black and white rectangles travel outward from the green square in each block. Finished Size: 65″ × 78″ Finished Blocks: 30 (13″) blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Check out our free video tutorial here Ripple Effect digital pattern  

To the Nines

This quilt has lots of graphic appeal for such a simple design. The key is using fabrics with good contrast. Finished Size: 60″ × 70″ Finished Blocks: 42 (10″) blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Check out our free video tutorial here To the Nines digital pattern  

Japanese Lanterns

Use Asian prints and a soft pastel background to make this lovely throw. Save time by using pre-cut strips. Finished Size: 54″ × 73½” Finished Blocks: 20 (6″ × 7½”) blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Check out our free video tutorial here Japanese Lanterns digital pattern

Color Bars

Rainbow-colored batiks are just what you need to add cheer to your home. Pre-cut strips make this a quick and easy project! Finished Size: 64″ × 80″Finished Blocks: 20 (16″) blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Free video tutorial Color Bars quilt kit Color Bars digital pattern

Four in a Row

This quilt is super easy and super fast! Use pre-cut strips, add a few Four Patch Units and a coordinated border, and you’re done. Finished Size: 60″ × 76″ Rating: Easy Bonus: Check out our free video tutorial here Four in a Row quilt kit Four in a Row digital pattern  

Make a Splash

This quilt uses pre-cut quilt fabric and features triangle-squares. In a hurry? This is one of the easiest quilts you’ll ever make. Finished Size: 73″ × 91¼” Finished Blocks: 20 (18¼”) blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Check out our free video tutorial here Make a Splash digital pattern  

Sonoma

Curved piecing is easy on these extra large curves. Using the Fons & Porter Jumbo Curved Seam Templates makes the cutting so easy. Finished Size: 57″ × 76″ Finished Blocks: 24 (9½”) blocks Rating: Intermediate Bonus: Check out our free video tutorial here Sonoma digital pattern  

Shadow Boxes, Too

This quilt is an easy way to showcase a collection of 5″ charm squares and features triangle-square quilt blocks. Finished Size: 67″ × 83½” Finished Blocks: 80 (61⁄8″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Bonus: Check out our free video tutorial here Shadow Boxes, Too digital pattern  

Rock Creek

These big blocks perfectly show off a collection of favorite batiks. Pick up a package of pre-cut squares or raid your stash and make this quilt in a single day. Finished Size: 73″ × 91¼” Finished Blocks: 20 (18¼”) blocks Rating: Easy Bonus: Check out our free video tutorial here Rock Creek digital pattern