Tag: Scrap Quilts Fall 2013

Scrap Quilts Fall 2013

This issue of Scrap Quilts includes 21 exclusive scrap quilt designs to inspire you to use your fabric stash. We share over 25 expert tips and techniques in this 132-page bookazine! All projects are in the signature Fons & Porter style with complete easy to follow instructions. Also featured in this issue of Scrap Quilts… TECHNIQUES…

Scrappy Shine

How charming! Here’s a cute small quilt for a wallhanging or throw that uses 5″ squares in blue, green, orange, pink, white and yellow. It’s a great stash destroyer. Our easy-to-follow instructions show you how to make those red stars appear on the sashing. About This Quilt Finished Size: 43½” x 50″ Rating: Intermediate Designed…

Pinwheel Chain Quilt

Make this throw-sized quilt from the tiniest of scraps. We also offer a queen and a king size quilt. Our Sew Easy Lesson for cutting half-square triangles helps you with piecing. About This Quilt Finished Size: 64″ x 76″ Finished Blocks: 20 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Designed by: Christina McCourt Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter…

Simple Joys

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 features churn dash quilt blocks made with bright quilt fabrics. Designer Kimberly Jolly loves to mix bright contemporary fabrics with traditional quilt block designs. She did just that to create Simple Joys. This quilt is Fat Quarter Friendly. Finished Size: 66″ × 80″ Finished Blocks: 20 (14″)…

White Chocolate

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 is a bed size quilt pattern featuring flying geese quilt blocks. Designer Nancy Mahoney used a large collection of brown prints for her inventive scrap quilt. Two different blocks, both using Flying Geese Units, blend together beautifully. Finished Size: 91″ × 91″Finished Blocks: 25 (16″) blocks Rating:…

Scrappy Shine

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 features precut fabric made into stars, strips, and squares. If you like to use pre-cuts in your quilts you’re bound to have lots of leftovers. Here’s a great little quilt that perfectly accomodates all those straggly bits! Finished Size: 43½” × 50″ Rating: Intermediate Scrappy Shine Digital Pattern…

Held Up at the Border

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring log cabin quilt blocks. Subtle shifts in color values are high enough in contrast to show the individual logs yet low enough so that no one log jumps out at you. The center “chimney” pulls in both the taupe and burgundy…

Dutch Lands

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring windmill quilt blocks and appliqué birds in the quilt border. Designer Julie Gates used a group of bright prints to make her Windmill blocks. She added birds to the borders for a little something extra. This quilt is Fat Quarter…

Pinwheel Baskets

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring baskets and flowers. Dig out your sweetest print scraps to make this adorable quilt-designer Kathy Munkelwitz used original feedsacks for hers. The pieced basket blocks and appliqué flower blocks complement each other beautifully. This project is Fat Quarter Friendly. Size:…

Will You Walk Into My Parlor? Quilt

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring tan and red two-color quilt fabrics. Using goodly portions of his red and tan scraps, designer Tony Jacobson wove a spider’s web that’s not to be denied. A handy tool, cutting diagrams, and strip-pieced nine patches make sure you will…

X Factor

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring triangle square quilt blocks that when pieced, create a x pattern throughout the quilt. Using scraps left over from other projects, Alice Zeman pieced 432 identical block units. Suprisingly, the units are not strip-pieced–they’re made using only triangles and squares.…

All Together Now

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring triangle-squares in four sizes which are combined in a variety of ways to make 6″ blocks for this stunning scrap quilt. Our quilt diagrams will show you how to arrange the quilt blocks to achieve the same result. This quilt is…

Attic Treasures

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring hourglass units! Choose sixteen of your favorite fabric prints to make the quilt pattern pop. This project is Fat Quarter Friendly. Finished Size: 57½” × 57½”Finished Blocks: 16 (12″) blocks Rating: Intermediate Attic Treasures Digital Pattern Fons & Porter…

Ring Around the Posies

This quilt pattern featured in Scrap Quilts Fall 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring planned pink and green junctions that provide the framework for designer Julie LaDuke’s exuberant Broken Dishes quilt blocks. Use the Fons & Porter Half & Quarter Ruler to make the triangle-squares. This quilt is Fat Quarter Friendly. Finished Size: 60″ ×…