Tag: Quilty Sept/Oct 2014

Quilty September/October 2014

This issue of Quilty magazine is chock full of quilt patterns we know you’re going to love including: Scrap quilts Modern quilts Easy Quilts Beginner-friendly quilts Buy Issue  Quilts Featured In This Issue  FEATURES A Funny Notion | by Kelly Biscopink Take Your Time: The Benefits of Slow Sewing | by Cheryl Arkison Now Is The…

Fang Table Topper

Halloween has never been cuter. Fang is a table topper that features vertical white and orange stripes on a black background with a pair of small triangles on each stripe that gives it the appearance of fangs. This quilted table topper might be themed towards Halloween but for fans of the Halloween season who want…

Pinwheel Pop

Pinwheel Pop is a red, white and blue quilt that features various sizes of pinwheel quilt blocks arranged in a random order. This patriotic quilt pattern can be done in a more traditional palette as a Quilt of Valor or just as a special quilt to honor a veteran or service member in your life.…

Jelly Roll Redux

Here’s an easy quilt that makes great use of a jelly roll. It features jelly roll strips pieced using diagonal seams and separated horizontally by a solid navy strip. Strip quilts, like the jelly roll quilt pattern featured here, are popular with quilters of all levels due to the speed that they come together. While…

“Hey, Blue”

Traditional feels good. Hey Blue is a scrappy quilt that features a traditional quilt block in blue fabrics on a cream colored background and vertical blue sashing between columns. This fat quarter friendly quilt pattern is perfect for all of those random stacks of fat quarters we quilters tend to pick up at quilt shops! If…

Fruit Salad

Fruit Salad is made up of alternating strip-set pieced and solid cream 8″ triangles. Simply delicious! This delightful look is the perfect strip quilt pattern for any level and makes a lovely baby quilt. It also would be perfect for adding life to a fun DIY decor setup. Using a pyramid ruler like the one highlight…

Airborne

Wheeeee! Your spirits will soar with this gray quilt whose blocks are made up of eight patterned flying geese units. This flying geese quilt pattern would be a great use for your scraps or for practicing your flying geese cutting skills. After all, flying geese quilt units are among some of the most popular in…

Quill Quilt

Quill is a contemporary quilt that features a chevron-like design aligned to the left side of the quilt in a blue, grey and taupe color scheme. The design resembles that of a quill pen. This contemporary quilt pattern also has a lot of “white” or “empty” space as many modern quilters may refer to it…

Lil’ Bits

This square scrappy quilt features the Ribbon Star quilt block. The patterned blocks against the light colored background fabric creates a secondary square and diamond pattern. This modern-meets-traditional scrap quilt pattern is ideal for any level of quilter and can be the perfect adornment for any home! About This Quilt  Finished Size: 56″ × 56″…

Red Rover

Red Rover is a red and white quilt that features the Drunkards’ Path quilt block arranged in a bow tie fashion across the length of the quilt. Watch Mary’s free video tutorial on sewing the curved seams in the “Pie ‘N’ Crust” (Drunkard’s Path) quilt block. About This Quilt  Finished Size: 54″ × 63″ Designed by: Rebecca…

Confetti Party Pillow

This 20″ modern quilted pillow features the Sawtooth Star quilt block arranged seemingly without a pattern. For help getting started, check out our free video tutorial on how to make the Sawtooth Star quilt block. About This Quilt  Finished Size: 20″ square Rating: Beginner Designed by: Melissa Eubanks Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Fons & Porter…

Skipping Pinwheels

Skipping Pinwheels is a one-block quilt that features a variation on the spinning pinwheels quilt block. This quilt is a mesh of blue, purple, coral and cream prints. Don’t miss our free video tutorial on selecting the perfect thread for your project. Pinwheel quilt patterns are among some of the most popular designs here at Fons &…

Abecedarian

Cute colors + cute shapes = cute quilt. Abecedarian is an easy, white quilt that features 4″ print squares that spell out the alphabet in braille and quilting in an alphabet letter design. This beginner quilt pattern is perfect no matter what level your quilting skills are! About This Quilt  Finished Size: 52” × 64”…