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Scrap Quilts Fall 2016

Scrap Quilts Fall 2016

Bring on your scraps and work through your stash! This issue of Scrap Quilts offers up a great variety of projects that range from traditional quilts to contemporary quilts. Create something beautiful with those fabric odds and ends you’ve saved for that special quilt pattern! Learn some new techniques, too, by trying your hand at our…

Autumn Song Quilt

Autumn Song Quilt

Scrap quilt patterns for scrap collectors? Here you go, quilters! Designer Lynn Roddy Brown made this throw-size quilt pattern with reproduction Civil War prints and scrappy Nine-Patch quilt blocks. The Nine-Patches are a great way to use up small pieces of treasured prints from your stash. Prefer to make this without busting your stash? Then, grab your favorite…

Sudoku Quilt

Sudoku Quilt

Like the popular Japanese puzzle, these star quilt blocks are based on a square grid layout. A  Scandinavian-inspired fabric collection was used to construct the Star-in-a-Star quilt blocks and Flying Geese units, in two sizes, make quick work of piecing. Prefer to keep your stash intact? Then, grab your favorite fat quarters for this fat quarter friendly…

Pinwheel Song Quilt

Pinwheel Song Quilt

‘Tis the season for autumn bed-size quilt patterns! Bring on the pumpkins, apple cider, and beautiful fall prints. Rich fabrics were fashioned into two favorite Pinwheel blocks for this traditional autumn quilt. The warm hued prints that are used in these quilt blocks make for a cheerful and lively quilt. Frame it with a rich…

Double Bow Tie Quilt

Double Bow Tie Quilt

Designer Bev Getschel was inspired to design this bed-size quilt pattern when a similar looking antique coverlet was found among her favorite aunt’s treasures. Although the original maker is unknown, Bev has always hoped that it was her grandmother who made it. Make this quilt your own by giving it a modern appearance with a suitable choice of fabrics.…

Pine Burr Quilt

Pine Burr Quilt

“I’ve always loved this traditional pattern, but could never get excited about cutting out all of the oddly-shaped pieces needed for the design,” says Liz Porter. Our laser-cut fabric pieces take the cutting challenge out of making this traditional quilt. Scrappy or well-planned — whatever look you’re going for, this bright and lively throw quilt delivers.…

Long Hexies Quilt

Long Hexies Quilt

Designer Darlene Zimmerman has created the look of a hand-pieced antique classic using a variation on the old hexie pattern and her quilt is machine sewn! You’ll see, it’s easy with large pieces like these. What makes this throw quilt pattern so charming? Much of the charm comes from the reproduction prints. About This Quilt…

Goofy Goose Quilt

Goofy Goose Quilt

Kid’s quilts are exciting to make for that little someone special. You get to use really fun fabrics, too! You’ll be on your way to a beautiful quilt in no time using large Flying Geese units. Simply cut bright children’s prints into large Flying Geese units and set them on the diagonal, which creates lots of…

Windpost Quilt

Windpost Quilt

The designers of Windpost took the Friendship Star quilt block to a new level with this project. Sisters, friends, and business partners, Joanie Holton and Melanie Greseth, created a Friendship Star throw quilt with a scrappy feel by setting the star points in opposing directions and using a variety of fabrics to create a tossed-and-tumbled…

Not Even Close Quilt

Not Even Close Quilt

Here’s a fresh take on the classic Ocean Waves quilt! Quiltmaker Carolyn Edwards started this quilt in a Fons & Porter class on Super Blowl Sunday in 1988, but was “held up at the borders.” She was recently inspired, however, when she came across an antique quilt featuring vines and strip-pieced leaves. In self-deprecating humor,…

Artisan Star II Quilt

Artisan Star II Quilt

Designer Patti Carey made this Technicolor dream quilt using a variety of marbled jewel tones combined with metallic golds, giving this scrappy quilt pattern a fresh look. The center is constructed in rows rather than quilt blocks and uses only Flying Geese units and squares, making this quilt easy to piece. We love scrap quilt patterns…

Washday Blues Quilt

Washday Blues Quilt

These vacation-themed mini prints are irresistible, and this design is the perfect choice for using them in a quilt. The blocks use familiar components, triangle-squares and Flying Geese units, and combine to create this cheerful and nostalgic quilt by designer Krisanne Watkins. Make it just how you want it by trying batik fabrics or by using your…

Sweet Pea Quilt

Sweet Pea Quilt

Make this innovative design using your favorite solid colors — quilt blocks in vibrant solids make this bed-size quilt pattern sing! Piecing is fast with these oversized block units. Use your favorite colors to create a bold, one-of-a-kind quilt with great movement and personality in the scrap quilt pattern. Not interested in making this a stash-buster…

Saluting You Quilt

Saluting You Quilt

Easy block quilt patterns are a fun way to enjoy piecing and assembling and these easy quilt blocks help you do just that. The quilt top is made up of one simple block — easy enough for a beginner. Candy Hargrove designed this Quilt of Valor using patriotic-colored scraps. This quilt uses prints in cream, tan,…