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.
Put a modern spin on the classic Log Cabin block when you create your own one-of-a-kind modern improv blocks! Due to the uniqueness of this method, fabric requirements are just an estimate and it's likely that you will have leftovers.
Lap: 48" x 54"
Throw: 60" x 66"
Twin: 72" x 90"
This pattern is perfect for showing off large pieces of your favorite fabrics and is fat quarter friendly. For best results, choose fat quarters that have at least 17" x 21" of usable fabric. It's a great stash buster when you or cutting each block unit from a different print!
String of Pearls was inspired by the bold bright colors of Lizzy House's Pearl Bracelets line. I wanted to design a fun, modern quilt that could show off any colorful fabric line!
Baby: 33" x 33"
Lap: 44" x 55"
Throw: 66" x 66"
Queen: 88" x 88"
X marks the spot with this bold, graphic quilt. Choose two high-contrast fabrics with a touch of accent color to recreate the look shown. Or go wild, crazy and scrappy if you choose! The quilt is made entirely from oversized half-square triangles. Cut them bigger for a larger quilt, or
Make a simple modern quilt from your favorite charm packs!
Christa Watson's step by step directions are easy to follow. This pattern is perfect for the comfortable beginner. Finished sizes:
Lap: 48" x 56"
Throw: 64" x 80"
Twin: 72" x 88"
Queen: 88"x 96"