Tag: Quilting Traditions Fall 2015

Quilting Traditions Fall 2015

Award-winning artist Jim Shore is known worldwide for his unique style which combines elements of folk art with a vibrant color pallet. His works of art are inspired by quilting, rosemaling, and appliqué. For this special issue, Jim’s designs have been printed onto fabric by Springs Creative, and projects such as quilts, table runners, placemats,…

Floral Tote Bag

Make a stylish bag to carry anything you please! It’s roomy enough for knitting and other hobby supplies, and it’s strong enough to carry gifts to parties, toys for the kids, or clothes for an overnight trip. Size: 16″ × 13½” × 4″ Save time! Purchase a kit for this project in our online store.…

Days of Christmas Quilt

Days of Christmas Wallhanging

Piece these small star blocks on paper foundations for ease and accuracy. You might want to make an extra wallhanging or two for gifts-you know your friends will love them! Size: 20″ × 20″ Blocks: 16 (4″) blocks Save time! Purchase a kit for this project from our online store. To learn more about Jim Shore, visit…

Peeking Through the Windows Quilt

Assemble Log Cabin blocks around holiday-theme center squares for a festive throw your whole family will love. Children will enjoy finding all of the different icons of the season. Size: 60″ × 84″ Blocks: 35 (12″) blocks Save time! Purchase a kit for this project in our online store. To learn more about Jim Shore,…

Patchwork Stockings

These stockings are not just for Santa to fill. They’re great to hang anywhere you please just for fun. Size: 12″ × 20″ Save time! Purchase a kit for this project in our online store. To learn more about Jim Shore, visit our Designers page.  

Holiday Garland

Make a cute and simple garland or ornaments for your tree or doorway. This is a fun project to make with kids. Save time! Purchase a kit for this project in our online store. To learn more about Jim Shore, visit our Designers page.  

Ho Ho Holidays Wallhanging

This jolly fellow will look great greeting guests on a door or any wall space in your home. Who can resist Santa with a sack full of toys? Size: 21″ × 21″ Save time! Purchase a kit for this project in our online store. To learn more about Jim Shore, visit our Designers page.  

Hexagon Tree Skirt

A striped print does all the work in this tree skirt, but it looks like hours were spent at the sewing machine. No one has to know that it only took a little while to make! Size: 44″ × 50″ Save time! Purchase a kit for this project in our online store. To learn more…

Hexagon Table Topper

Make yourself a table topper that looks like you spent hours piecing. Use the time you saved to make more projects and gifts! Size: 32-3/4″ × 28-3⁄8″ Save time! Purchase a kit for this project in our online store. To learn more about Jim Shore, visit our Designers page.  

Frosty Family Wallhanging

If you’re looking for a quick project to decorate a wall space, this is the one for you! The festive panel speaks for itself — all you do is quilt and bind. For instructions on adding binding to this project, view our free video tutorial. Size: 41″ × 34″ Save time! Purchase a kit for this project in our…

Frosty Family Quilt

Frosty Family Quilt

Make this medallion-style quilt to use on your bed throughout the chilly months. These snow people, dressed in their finery, will warm your heart and your toes. For help with this project, view our free video on our quick and easy method to make hourglass units without cutting triangles. The Fons & Porter Quarter Inch Seam Marker helps…

Snowy Hills Quilted Table Runner

These are no ordinary snowmen! They’re dressed in their finest in this wintry scene. For help with this project, check our free 8-at-a-Time Triangle-Square Units video tutorial. Size: 16″ × 36″ Blocks: 20 (4″) Pinwheel blocks Save time! Download a kit for this project. To learn more about Jim Shore, visit our Designers page.  

Santa Quilted Placemats

Dining throughout the holidays is even more pleasant with Santa-theme placemats. Just for fun, leave them on the table between meals to decorate your home. For more help with this project, check out our free video tutorial on paper foundation piecing. Size: 14″ × 17″ Save time! Purchase a kit for this project in our online…

Charms Quilted Table Topper

Frame symbols of the holiday season with a tone-on-tone red print. This runner is perfect for your holiday table. Size: 49½” × 22½” Save time! Get our kit for this project. To learn more about Jim Shore, visit our Designers page.