Tag: Quilty Mar/April 2013

Quilty March/April 2013

Are you looking to get started on the easiest quilt ever? Quilty magazine is there for you! In this issue you’ll learn about how to improv piece, work with curved piecing and gain 45 tips for beginners that you will never forget! While you can purchase the quilt patterns individually, you can also purchase the full…

X’s and +’s

Interlocking quilt blocks share pieces to create a snazzy throw. Size: 80″ × 80″ 36 (10″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: Brigitte Heitland’s background as a trained interior and textile designer inspired her to create quilts. Brigitte is a fabric designer for Moda as well as a pattern designer and…

Homestead

Use strip-sets and make the perfect for a cold winter’s night. Solid fabrics are used but play with prints for more movement. Size: 72½” × 87″ 20 (12″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern VIDEO! Amish quilts loom large in American quilt history. Take a fun tour and learn more with Mark and…

Chevron and On

This  easy fat quarter friendly quilt is inspired by the houdstooth pattern. Make it from your scraps or your favorite fabric line. Some quilts have it all: great design, easy piecing, and style for days. Size: 56″ × 56″ 49 (8″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: Megan Bohr lives in…

Hello, Handsome

One part optical illusion, two parts patchwork. Hello, indeed. Size: 48″ × 48″ 64 (6″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: Nancy Downey has been an avid quiltmaker for over twenty years. Her favorite aspects of the process are designing and hand quilting. She lives in Belgrade Lakes, Maine, with her…

Fancy Napkins

Wanna bring style to any meal, from breakfast to a midnight snack? These easy cloth napkins will do the trick—fast. Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern  

Flannel Bricks

We recommend this easy flannel quilt for log cabins, blizzards, fireplaces, sweetie-pies, and afternoon naps. Size: 57″ × 84″ Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: The Love of Quilting magazine staff is the most trusted resource for quilters, and provides inspiration, education, and encouragement by delivering a variety of projects with accurate, easy-to-follow…

Orange Peel

Have you had your juice today? Beloved quilter Mark Lipinski peels you an orange. Size: 60″ × 84″ 35 (12″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 3 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: Mark Lipinski has raised a son while keeping up with a busy career in TV, including being a talk show producer, the host of “Quilt…

Beach Ball Bounce Quilt

Bounce

The red circles in this quilt are bursting with energy and color, this is one happy quilt. Size: 58½” × 71½” 99 (6½”) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 3 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: While Holly Hickman, the designer behind the latest Urban Chiks line Boho for Moda Fabrics, began her career with a degree in…

Très Chic

If this black and white drunkards path quilt were a person, we think she’d be living in Paris. Size: 73½” × 73½” 36 (12″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 3 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: Quilty magazine is dedicated to bringing you gorgeous quilts you can actually make. We believe in quilts that make people smile.

Crown of Thorns

A garden of roses snuggled in shirting prints, this crown of thorns quilt block has gone modern. Woe be gone. This is the perfect modern quilting pattern for you! Size: 80″ × 80″ 25 (10″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: In addition to hosting the weekly show on QNNtv.com, Mary edits…

August Intensity

This is the easiest quilt ever. This fat quarter friendly quilt is easy to make from start to finish. Here’s a juicy slice of summer.” Size: 55″ × 71½” Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: Emily Blatt learned to sew in 7th grade Home Economics class, and learned to quilt in 2009.…

Hush Little Baby

Gentle tones of purple and blue to wrap around a lil’ peanut. This quilt is fat quarter friendly. Size: 45″ × 63″ 6 (18″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: Jodie Davis has a busy schedule as host of “Quilt Out Loud” and “Quilt It! The Longarm Quilting Show” on QNNtv.com.…

Kid Potential

A fun, fat quarter friendly scrap quilt for a kid-or the kid in you. Size: 41″ × 56″ Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile: Amanda Jean Nyberg is an author, designer, and blogger who practically quilts in her sleep. She is co-author of Sunday Morning Quilts (Stash Books, 2012). Given the choice,…