Tag: Quilty March/April 2015

Quilty March/April 2015

March/April Quilty is packed with 13 projects fresh for picking! A tumbler quilt perfect for bold prints A scrappy nine patch the redefines modern patchwork A sweet and simple hexagon quilted table topper A quilt with curved piecing to kick your quilting up a notch A simply elegant triangle quilt fit for the beginner quilter…

Vermillion

Vermillion lives up to its name. This vivid red quilt is made entirely of triangle quilt blocks, alternating solid and print fabrics. Triangle quilt blocks can seem complicated or fussy to newer quilters but thankfully this quilt is a breeze thanks to our simple instructions! About This Quilt  Finished Size:60″ × 57½” Rating: Beginner Designed by: Lauren Palmer…

Wishing Well

Wishing Well has a unique starburst quilt block design. Just 12 quilt blocks give this modern quilt a complex and eye-catching design. This intermediate quit design is ideal for quilters looking to take a step up from basic nine-patch quilt patterns into something a bit more complex. The perfect modern quilt pattern for quilters who…

Farmland

Adorable purple farm prints make up the large rectangle quilt blocks and give this simple quilt its charm. This beginner quilt pattern is great for those looking to put together a quick quilt for an upcoming baby shower or for a new quilter who wants to finally put together their first full quilt! About This…

Garden Chevrons

Join foundation piecing and hexagons to make this this color-packed beginner quilt. Hexagons and the ever-present chevron quilt pattern have been quite popular in the quilt community for the last few years. Use this quilt pattern as an opportunity to be trendy – or just make a design that you know you’ll love! About This…

Lipstick

This elegant quilt features a cable knit/twist pattern in navy, powder pink and silver fabrics. This quilt looks complicated, but it’s perfect for beginners. The twist quilt pattern is perfect for a throw quilt because the design looks great no matter how much you crumple it up on the couch or on a chair! No…

Roundabout

Roundabout is a fat quarter friendly quilt whose quilt blocks resemble octagons with their middles cut out. This quilt has a bold teal, coral, mustard color scheme. Of course, you can choose your own quilt fabrics; for example, think about how darling this quilt would look in a delicate palette of neutrals? Let this quilt…

21st Century Snail

This quilt features a variation of the snail’s trail quilt block we all know in trendy and modern fat quarter fabrics. The Snail’s Trail is a quilt block that meanders around, leaving a “tail” or a “trail” of the same fabric print (hence the name). While it might look complicated, the quilt block is easy…

Pink Ponk

This is the sweetest pink quilt you’ve ever seen. Try your hand at sewing curved seams and using freezer paper as a quilt template to make two half-spheres. You could, of course, use any fabrics you want to mix up the look of this quilt into something more masculine or even use batiks for a…

Peony Table Topper

This table topper is a real stunner! While it may look intimidating, this quilt is perfect for the intermediate quilter whose looking to do a quick, fun project that can instantly be displayed in your home! All of your friends will be asking you to make them one of these lovely toppers as soon as…

Spring Thaw

 This refreshing white quilt pattern is reminiscent of the first sprigs of green grass after the long winter. If white isn’t your thing, you can easily change up the look of this quilt by choosing another fabric as the main color. Imagine using batik quilt fabrics instead of the white or a soft 1930’s-inspired pastel fabric! About…

Scrappy Nine Patch

This vintage scrap quilt by Marianne Fons has all the right elements – a simple nine patch and gorgeous pink, red and navy fabric scraps. Nine patch quilts have been a favorite of traditional quilters for quite some time due to their simple design. They’re also a lot of fun to make! While this quilt…

Sweet Day

Feature your favorite large scale fabric in this fun and simple quilt. This tumbler quilt is a lot of fun when you use the right tools, like the Fons & Porter Tumbler Template. You’ll be amazed how quickly these quilt units come together! Use fun quilting fabrics from your stash to turn this into a…

Green’s Crossing

This modern quilt featuring blue and green crosses on a white background is perfect for the beginner quilter. Play with color combinations to make it your own. While the white space in this quilt top provides a modern aesthetic when paired with the big shapes, the machine quilting all over the top is traditional and…