Felted wool pumpkin and star appliques nest inside pieced Churn Dash blocks on a seasonal table topper. Designer: Diana Gallagher. Finished quilt: 35-1/2" square. Finished block: 11x17".
Follow Your Heart
Equilateral triangles and contrasting prints combine in an endearing crib-size baby quilt. Designer: Tamara Kate. Finished quilt: 37-1/4x54-1/2". Finished block: 5-1/4x9".
Piece a rainbow of same-size strips to create a Rail-Fence quilt inspired by the color wheel. Designer: Diane Harris. Finished quilt: 64-1/2x76-1/2". Finished block: 12" square.
Kettle's on! A wall hanging of teacups made out of vintage-style fabrics features 12 different blocks. Designer: Heidi Staples. Finished quilt: 38-1/2" square. Finished block: 8x6".
A striking wall quilt in soft colors will light up any room Designer: Corey Yoder. Finished quilt: 41" square. Finished block: 18" square.
Compose a single block in an array of bright solids and combine them with black-and-white Flying geese Units for an eye-catching quilt. Designer: Erika Bea. Finished quilt: 72-1/2x88-1/2". Finished block: 16" square.
Strategic placement of brightly colored rectangles in each row makes this quilt a stunner. Designers: Melanie Greseth and Joanie Holton. Finished quilt: 65-1/2x77".
Foundation-piece a distinctive accent piece for a housewarming gift, special occasion, or holiday table. Designer: Lori Miller. Finished quilt: 23-3/4"-diameter octagon.
Happiness is handmade. Stitch an homage to that sentiment with hand-pieced Spool blocks surrounding a hand-embroidered center. Designer: Cindy Blackberg. Finished quilt: 22-1/2" square. Finished block: 2-3/4" square.
To Give & To Receive
Star blocks from a block exchange were alternated with 16-Patch blocks to create a scrappy throw. Designer: Sharon Tucker. Finished quilt: 66-1/2" square. Finished block: 6" square.
Go for a Spin
An impressive quilt sports unusual sashing and blocks that are full of movement. Designer: Joyce Dean Gieszler. Finished quilt: 60-1/2x75-1/2". Finished block: 12" square.
Day at the Beach
Awash in color, a nautical-theme quilt brings seaside adventures to mind. Designer: Amanda Niederhauser. Finished quilt: 67-1/2x80-1/2". Finished block: 10" square.
Showcase bold prints in a throw that will bring vacation vibes to your home. Designer: Lori Q. Allison. Finished quilt: 89-3/4x96-3/4".
Whimsical prints and a cute-as-a-button block combine in a cheerful throw. Designer: Wendy Sheppard. Finished quilt: 54x64". Finished blocks: 9" square.
See the Light
Gold prints unify a scrap quilt and provide sunny pops of color Designer: Deanne Eisenman. Finished quilt: 64-1/8x76-7/8". Finished blocks: 9" square.
Soft & Spooky
Showcase your favorite seasonal prints in an oversize throw composed of three simple blocks. Designer: Jessica Dayon. Finished quilt: 82-1/2" square. Finished blocks: 6" square.
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Combine basic units into simple blocks for a not-as-hard-as-it-looks quilt top. Designer: Jessica Dayon. Finished quilt: 89-1/2" square. Finished blocks: 9" square.
Add strips Log Cabin-style to neutral diamonds for a simply chic wall hanging. (This pattern uses normal cutting and piecing methods, but you'll need a ruler with a 60-degree angle line.) Designer: Brigitte Heitland. Finished quilt: 42-1/2x41".
Every Little Bit
Turn what may seem like trash into a quilt you truly will treasure. The design will have you saving the smallest of leftovers to create the scrappy Churn Dash blocks. This pattern uses foundation paper piecing. Designer: Pam Buda. Finished quilt: 66-1/2x74-1/2". Finished block: 6" square.
A bit of pre-planning and organization takes the guesswork out of strip-piecing the V units flying across this quilt. The bonus? No set-in seams! Designer: Kimberly Einmo. Finished quilt: 66-1/4" square. Finished block: 9-5/8" square.
Arrange scrappy, modified Log Cabin blocks in a diagonal setting for an impressive bed quilt. Designer: Marilyn Forestell. Finished quilt: 85-1/2x102-1/2" (fits a full-size and queen-size bed). Finished block: 12" square.
Ombré fabrics -- cut and precisely placed -- result in a throw that dazzles the senses. (This pattern uses precut 2-1/2"-wide strips or yardage.) Designer: Kimberly Einmo. Finished quilt: 82-1/2" square.
After studying hundreds of Norwegian knitted sweaters, a designer creates a quilt that captures their essence. Triangle-squares, rectangles, and strips compose the "stitches" in this two-color beauty. Designer: Tina Lewis. Finished quilt: 69-1/2x85-1/2". Finished block: 13x15" square.
An antique block in feed sack-inspired fabrics looks fresh and fun on a crisp white background. (The pattern can be made with precut 10" squares or from yardage.) Designers: Camille Roskelley of Thimble Blossoms and Bonnie Olaveson of Cotton Way. Finished quilt: 70-1/2" square. Finished block: 10" square.
Carefully chosen solids create the illusion of overlapping pieces. We share the exact fabrics needed to get this effect, as well as tips for planning your own color palette. Designer: Rebecca Silbaugh. Finished quilt: 78-1/2" square. Finished block: 12" square.
From the Berry Patch
A new block combination results in a delicious quilt design. Designer: Emily Vardeman. Finished quilt: 70-1/2x87-1/2". Finished block: 15" square.
Traditional star blocks in two colors combine in a straight-set wall quilt. Designer: Char Hopeman. Finished quilt: 40-1/2" square. Finished blocks: 6" square.
With Flying Colors
An array of solids arranged in vertical rows creates a rainbow of waves. Designer: Megan Pitz. Finished quilt: 54-1/2x661/2".
Keys to My Heart
You'll love the process! First piece the Valentine's-theme blocks. Next combine the blocks into sections. Then join the sections in quadrants for a heart-warming design. Designer: Susan Ache. Finished quilt: 70-1/2" square. Finished blocks: 6x12", 12" square, and 6" square