Tag: Quilty May/June 2017

Kelly Biscopink - Quilty Contributing Editor

12 Modern Quilt Patterns For Beginners & Beyond From Quilty!

Hi Quilty pals! Like always, the Quilty May/June 2017 issue comes to you full of beginner-friendly, modern patterns that are easy to adapt for any quilt-lover in your life. As someone who is frequently asked to help someone take their first baby steps in quiltmaking, I love turning to Quilty as the ideal quilting reference…

Quilty May/June 2017 Magazine

Quilty May/June 2017

Quilty May/June 2017 is chock-full of articles, lists, how-to’s and seriously sweet modern patterns geared toward unleashing the quilty talent that’s been inside you all along. Turn your attention to whipping up some new quilt tops from this summer issue (the quilting and binding can wait until your legs are cold and the driveway is…

Mirror Image Quilt

Mirror Image Quilt

Mirror Image: We’re loving the yin-yang thing going on here, not to mention the secondary patterns that jump off the page. This bold, bed-sized quilt makes a statement when you use a strong solid color to offset the white. About This Quilt Finished Size: 76½” x 76½” Finished Blocks: 112 (6¾”) blocks Rating: Beginner –…

Parisian Posies Quilt

Parisian Posies Quilt

Parisian Posies: Hexies are hip! And portable. Take these English paper-pieced hexies with you on-the-go for the perfect handwork to help pass the time. And, aren’t these delicate prints from the Frou-Frou collection by Clothworks Fabrics just the best? About This Quilt Finished Size: approximately 50″ x 58″ Rating: Beginner – Level 3 Designed by:…

Dexter Quilt

Dexter Quilt

Dexter: Just because you’re making a classic block doesn’t mean you have to use traditional fabric! In this quilt, bright scraps form the centers of traditional star blocks. Add a high-contrast background for a guaranteed modern classic. About This Quilt Finished Size: 65″ x 74″ Finished Blocks: 42 (6″) blocks Rating: Beginner – Level 2…

Spicy Mustard Quilt

Spicy Mustard Quilt

Spicy Mustard: Scale and color come together to create a modern, artistic composition in this quilt. This mod quilt would look stunning as the centerpiece to any room, whether on a bed or hanging on a large wall. About This Quilt Finished Size: 78″ x 90″ Rating: Beginner – Level 1 Designed by: Angie Milligan…

Twist and Shout Quilt

Twist and Shout Quilt

Twist and Shout: Twist and turn simple strips and half-square triangles to create this colorful quilt. You’ll be shouting with joy at the deceptively simple results. About This Quilt Finished Size: 72″ x 72″ Finished Blocks: 36 (12″) blocks Rating: Beginner – Level 1 Designed by: Diane Tomlinson Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Quarter Inch…

Ice Cream Supreme Quilt

Ice Cream Supreme Quilt

Ice Cream Supreme: Bubble gum pinks and ice cream mints are perfect in this large-block, ultra modern quilt. Combine strips, squares, and half-square triangles to make an easy but thoroughly modern star. About This Quilt Finished Size: 76½” x 76½” Rating: Beginner – Level 2 Designed by: Angie Milligan Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary…

Squares and Stripes Quilt

Squares and Stripes Quilt

Squares and Stripes: A bold checkerboard pattern and your favorite statement color make for a playful, modern quilt. Whether you use prints, solids, or a combination, you’ll love how this quilt shows off your favorite color and some excellent geometric piecing. About This Quilt Finished Size: 65″ x 81″ Rating: Beginner – Level 1 Designed…

Facets Quilt

Facets Quilt

Facets: Who would’ve thought a pile of fat quarters could turn into a cascade of jewels? If you’ve been waiting for the right quilt to show off a favorite fabric collection, wait no longer! About This Quilt Finished Size: 56½” x 70½” Rating: Beginner – Level 2 Designed by: Jenn Nevitt Recommended Tools: FonsandPorter Design…

In The Middle Quilt

In The Middle Quilt

In the Middle: If the Tootsie Roll center of a Tootsie Pop is the best part, the triangular rainbow center is the best part of this eye-candy quilt! Here’s where you’d want to use that design wall, so you can be certain you’ve got a handle on your rainbow effect. About This Quilt Finished Size:…

Emerald City Quilt

Emerald City Quilt

Emerald City: We’re off! And, you don’t have to be a wizard to make this quilt. Mix Hourglass units and Log Cabin blocks in gorgeous blues and teals to make a pretty spectacular bed-size quilt. About This Quilt Finished Size: 84″ x 84″ Finished Blocks: 36 (12″) blocks Rating: Beginner – Level 2 Designed by:…

Hexie Table Runner Quilt

Hexie Table Runner

This on-trend runner comes together in a snap. Great for passing the time in waiting rooms or the bleachers, these hexies are the perfect place for showcasing your newest fave fabric line. About This Quilt Finished Size: 25″ x 47½” Rating: Intermediate – Level 2 Designed by: Sondra Raby Recommended Tools: Temporary fabric adhesive spray,…