Tag: Scrap Quilts Summer 2016

Scrap Quilts Summer 2016 Cover

Scrap Quilts Summer 2016

Traditional quilt patterns to modern and contemporary quilt patterns – in this issue of Scrap Quilts there is a quilt for every style! This issue is chock-full of spectacular quilts in a variety of styles and sizes. In this issue of Scrap Quilts, you’ll also have access to 9 helpful techniques, meant to make your quiltmaking experiences more…

Appliqué Quilt Patterns

Red Galaxy Quilt

Appliqué quilt patterns can be quite stunning, like Red Galaxy! Machine or hand stitch red appliqués on a charcoal background for this dramatic throw quilt pattern! Use a variety of red prints to add interest and texture. This quilt is one that makes quite an impression – it pops! Finished Size: 76″ x 76″  |…

Square It Up Quilt

Square It Up Quilt

Strong contrast is what gives Square it Up its watercolor look. Use a large variety of light and dark prints for big impact. Pick a bold tone with a complimentary print for the quilt border to bring it all together. You’ll find instructions for a throw quilt pattern, as well as bed-size quilt patterns –…

Throw Quilt Patterns

Scrappy Mosaic Quilt

Batik squares and triangle-squares are all you need for this complex-looking throw quilt pattern. If you’d like to make a bed-size quilt – full or queen – instructions are included with the quilt pattern. Want to spend less time on cutting and more time on piecing? Watch our free quilting video tutorial, Sew Easy: Quick…

Diced Pineapple Quilt

Diced Pineapple Quilt

Try this sew-and-slice technique to make quilt blocks that resemble the traditional Pineapple quilt block.The secondary design that these quilt blocks make is intriguing! Not to mention the lovely quilt border that frames it all in. This queen, bed-size quilt is a bit of a challenge, but well worth the effort. Make this quilt with…

Bed-Size Quilt Patterns

Summer Fireworks Quilt

The Blazing Star quilt block, or Star of the East quilt block, in Summer Fireworks are strip-pieced, and when joined together, the corners form pinwheels. Our free quilting video tutorial, Sew Easy: Piecing Set in Seams shows you how to work this technique with confidence. Finished Size: 64″ x 76″  |  Finished Blocks: 20 (12″)…

Fairy Floss Quilt

Fairy Floss Quilt

Bloc Loc tools ensure accuracy in this colorful scrappy throw quilt pattern. There’s a lot to love about this quilt! The original and complex block design is further enhanced by pieced sashing. Wow! Watch these free quilting tutorials for some quick guidance on accurate piecing and efficient quiltmaking: Sew Easy: Quilt Triangle Squares and Sew…

Sea Star Quilt

Sea Star Quilt

A partial seam technique is used to create the quilt blocks in Sea Star. It only looks complicated – there are two easy block patterns that connect to make this unique design. Watch our free quilting video tutorial, Sew Easy: Three-Color Hourglass Units to make piecing this throw quilt pattern that much easier. Finished Size: 70″…

Throw Quilt Patterns

Wars Remembered Quilt

Wars Remembered gets its vintage look from Civil War reproduction prints. Dark red frames the star quilt blocks against a scrappy background. This throw quilt pattern will appeal to the traditionalist in you. Finished Size: 58½” x 67″  |  Finished Blocks: 30 (6″) Star blocks  |  Rating: Intermediate  |  Designed by Kathy Munkelwitz Quilt Patterns, Quilting…

Pinwheel Parade Quilt

Pinwheel Parade Quilt

A muted palette of blue and purple create a soft look in this throw quilt pattern, and the white background makes the pinwheels stand out. The floral fabrics are a bit of a surprise, but they work so well with this design! Finally, a piano key border and striped binding add two more appealing elements…

Throw Quilt Patterns

Sprinkling of Stars Quilt

Make stars in three different sizes for this throw quilt pattern designed by Liz Porter. Batiks are the perfect choice for this quilt – they add dimension to this fun, cosmic quilt. A gorgeous piano key border in greens and blues frames in the starry design and brings it all together. Finished Size: 56″ x 72″…

I'm A Wheel Quilt

I’m A Wheel Quilt

I’m a Wheel is a good example of “less is more.” Simple Four-Patch quilt blocks and Snowball quilt blocks combine to make a bold, graphic design. This throw quilt pattern is a great beginner project and it’s a free download! Take a look at the links below to get your free quilt pattern. Finished Size: 54″…

Wall Hanging Quilt Patterns

Life’s Better At The Beach Quilt

Traditional and paper foundation piecing are used to create eight different “beachy” quilt blocks and machine appliqué completes the letters. This is a wall quilt sampler that all beach lovers will want to make. Who doesn’t love wall hanging quilt patterns? Especially when they make you feel like you’re on vacation! Looking for a quilt…

Double 4 Patch Quilt

Double 4 Patch Quilt

You can never have too many scrappy quilts! This easy throw quilt pattern is made with strip-pieced Four-Patch blocks that make a diagonal chain through the quilt. A piano key border is the perfect finish. Use up some of your stash to make this  fun and easy quilt! Finished Size: 68″ x 84″  |  Finished Blocks:…