Patchwork Quilt Patterns
A quilter's bucket list item. It's not easy: it has curves, thousands of pieces, many seams, requires lots of fabric, lots of cutting, and lots of planning. Why do we do it? It's a triumph, a keepsake, and it's gorgeous. Here are some resources to to turn this classic to-do project into a to-done project.
The Freeform block-of-the-month quilt by Paintbrush Studio is so much fun to work on! It's really a joy to assemble the new quilt blocks each month and to see this stunning project come together. If you're not yet participating in this one, it's time to jump on board! Get it while supplies last! #BOMs #BlockOfTheMonthQuilts #QuiltKits
It’s not breaking quilting news—color makes a big difference in a quilt’s design. The challenge is figuring out which colors to choose, where to put them to get the best possible effect, AND THEN introducing value into the equation. Whew! Here's how to make color work for you... #QuiltingFabrics #ColorValue #ColorOptions #ColorInQuilts #QuiltingWithColor
DREAM AT DAWN by Sarah J. Maxwell: Light and dark grays highlight the fresh, clear colors in each block of Sarah's quilt. The first part of this 6-part series provides cutting and sewing instructions for Blocks A and B. Cutting instructions for the remaining blocks are given with each individual block pattern. Save all the fabric left over after each part for future installments! Part One patterned in the March/April 2017 issue of McCall's Quick Quilts magazine.
SANDSTONE: Lap Size Charm Pack Quilt Pattern Designed by BRANDY MASCHER and PAMELA WATERS Start with precut charm squares (5" fabric squares) and this lovely quilt goes together in no time! Sandstone sets the squares on point and surrounds them with simple sashing for a quilt you can piece in a weekend. Pattern in the October/November 2016 issue of McCall's Quick Quilts