There's nothing better than an easy pattern that looks complicated. You just need to be able to sew a half-square triangle and cut strips to make the blocks for this quilt.
18 Carat is made with a 10-inch square pack and coordinating yardage. The pattern is named for the sparkling gemstone
The Burst Block of the Month pattern book from Quilt Addicts Anonymous.
Designed by Stephanie Soebbing, Burst is Clothwork’s 2017 Block of the Month, featuring Fresh Batiks. The finished quilt measures 72-inches square. Instructions are included for an optional border to increase the size to 84-inches square.
The quilt may look difficult,
This quilt can easily be completed in a weekend. All you need are two charm packs and 3 3/4 yards of coordinating yardage for the background. The instructions include directions to make half square triangles from squares, so you can turn the charm packs into half square triangles in no
Hillside is a Jelly Roll and stash-friendly pattern. Made entirely of 2 1/2-inch strips with no neutral fabric, Hillside will help you show off all those beautiful prints in the design roll you just had to have.
Use two Jelly Rolls from the same fabric line for a unified look, two
Horticultural pattern includes four large-scale needle turn applique designs based on the four botanical prints found in Conservatory. They can either be finished as a mini quilt or as a pillow over to create elegant patchwork designs for the modern home. The botanical designs could also be finished with raw
The Improv Squares Pattern Book by Christa Watson.
This pattern is made from one 10x10 layer cake of Modern Marks and a coordinating background. But it would look great in any fabric collection!
Pattern includes machine quilting suggestions and tips on improv piecing.
The Kaleidoscope Block of the Month features Stonehenge Gradations by Northcott in the Kaleidoscope pattern designed by Stephanie Soebbing, pattern designer, blogger at QuiltAddictsAnonymous.com and Sit & Sew Radio podcast host. The color changes and 12 block designs make the pattern look difficult, but it can be accomplished by any quilter who can
What looks like 8-pointed stars floating in a black background are actually Hunter’s Star blocks made using the Rapid Fire Hunter’s Star - Petite Star tool. Each of the three projects use the same pieces, but their different arrangements give them distinct personalities. Rapid Fire Hunter's Star- Petite Star tool is
Medallion Star is a great way to show off all the fabrics in a line you love or as a way to use up some of your stash. The pattern is fast and easy to assemble, with the dramatic look coming from how you use color to make the star
Choose three fabrics, add several great tools, mix with good techniques, and, Presto!, you'll have this great looking quilt in a snap! Deb's New Year's Star pattern includes three sizes, from Lap to Queen, and is much easier to construct than you might think. Make a resolution to give this
What happens when you try to feather a shape that isn't a star? How about a feathered X? It turns out that it's much easier but with all of the wow factor. In the words of the Pina Colada song, "though I'm nobody's poet, I thought it wasn't half bad."
Palm House quilt was inspired by a traditional quilt block pattern but created on a larger scale for a dramatic design. It works well with patterned fabrics, but would also be beautiful in solid cottons.
Designed by Heather Jones