Tag: Quilty May/June 2015

Quilty May/June 2015

May/June Quilty has 11 great projects, and is packed with advice for the beginner quilter. Included in this issue are pillow patterns, a sewing machine cover, numerous batik quilt patterns and even more! Each of these quilts is perfect for bringing the summer season into your home! While you can purchase the quilt patterns individually,…

Goodnight, Quilt

Goodnight, Quilt is a simple baby or kids quilt that uses scrappy, pieced triangles in a calming blue and taupe color scheme with splashes of orange. Make it in a pink and purple color scheme for a little girl. This triangle quilt pattern is perfect for those who want to experiment with a new quilt…

Chain Link

Chain link is a gorgeous modern quilt that uses bright rainbow square quilt blocks to create a chain link design. This quilt makes a perfect DIY gift at a baby shower. If rainbow brights aren’t your style, you could easily make this quilt in your favorite batik quilt fabrics or even in a gradient of…

Bali Batik Triangles

Bring the island into your home with Bali Batik Triangles. This one-block quilt is made entirely of triangles in bright batiks and cream batik as a background to make a twin size quilt. This Beginner LEVEL 2 quilt comes together with easy instructions and a simple design. About This Quilt  Finished Size: 58½ x76½ Rating: Beginner to…

Styers Ferry

This red and white striped quilt is a hand-quilted, modern beauty. Practice sewing long seams with this easy and bold quilt pattern. Of course, you don’t have to hand quilt this lovely quilt that has a nautical feeling to it due to the color choice. You could use the help of your local longarmer or quilt…

Giddy Gridlock

Giddy Gridlock pairs black and white background fabric with green, orange and neutral scrappy rectangle units to make a contemporary quilt. This full-size quilt has a modern layout with clean lines and simple quilt blocks. Use fat quarters or dig into your fabric stash to make this intermediate quilt. About This Quilt  Finished Size:68″x93″ Rating: Intermediate…

Prickly Flowers

Prickly Flowers uses scrappy fabric and floral fabric to make unique flower quilt blocks. A neutral quilt background pairs with bright fabric to make this intermediate quilt an eye-catcher. Consider changing up the theme of this scrappy star quilt pattern by using your favorite fat quarters in the same color family! About This Quilt  Finished…

Sewing Machine Cover

Make your own sewing machine cover using only easy half-square triangle units. Use a fat quarter for the binding and fabric scraps in a coordinating color scheme for the quilt blocks. About This Quilt  Finished Size: 16¼” long x 9″ wide x 10¼” tall Rating: Beginner Designed by: Joy McKeon Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa…

Buttercup

Make the Buttercup modern baby quilt pattern with light batiks and bright pink fabric. Construct the quilt with just two quilt blocks that work perfectly together. This modern twin-size quilt has clean lines and simple quilt blocks. About This Quilt  Finished Size: 60″x75″ Finished Blocks: 20 (15″ blocks) Rating: Beginner Designed by: Stephanie Sheridan Recommended Tools: Fons &…

Color Play

Color Play is a black and white throw quilt pattern with bold accents of rainbow patchwork quilt blocks. Use bright scraps and pair with black and white fabric to make this Beginner level 3 quilt pattern, meaning it’s perfect for the ambitious beginning quilter or intermediate quilters. About This Quilt  Finished Size: 60″x72″ Finished Blocks:20 (12″)…

Hop, Skip &; Jump Pillows

 Make a set of three coordinating quilted pillows with the Hop, Skip and Jump Pillows. This small quilt project is a Beginner LEVEL 1 project that utilizes strip sets to create a plaid effect. Simply use coordinating fabrics, do machine quilting and bind for a modern looking home decoration. About This Quilt  Finished Size: 20″ square…

Half and Half

This fat quarter friendly quilted throw is made from a variety of batik fabrics. Simple construction of this two-block batik quilt includes easy binding for a quick quilt project. Perfect for beginners who want a comfy quilt to throw on the couch or snuggle the kids under, this batik quilt pattern by Stephanie Prescott is…