The Chevron Summer: 17 Easy Quilt Patterns

The Chevron Summer: 17 Easy Quilt Patterns

We’ve gathered up the summer’s hottest chevron quilt ideas in this blog post, The Chevron Summer: 17 Easy Quilt Patterns. The crafting term “chevron” gets tossed around a lot. But let’s step back…what is a chevron pattern? Basically, a chevron pattern is just a variation of a zig zag pattern, with a reoccurring “v-shape.” You […]

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13 Reasons to Start Quilting Today

Everyday Easy Baby Quilt

It’s the middle of the summer, so it’s hot, sticky, humid, and … did I mention … hot? We all need an indoor respite from the brutal summer sun. Why not try quilting? It’s one of the most popular indoor sewing projects among crafters of all kinds. The reason why quilting is a great craft […]

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Ragtime Blues: 15 Rag Quilt Patterns

Ragtime Blues: 15 Rag Quilt Patterns

What is a rag quilt and how do you make one? Luckily this blog post will answer any and all of your questions. A rag quilt uses the quilt-as-you-go technique to create a square quilt with exposed seams. Rag quilting is much easier than traditional quilting because you fasten the backing, batting, and top fabric […]

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15 Disappearing Nine Patch Quilts for Summer

15 Disappearing Nine Patch Quilts for Summer

Looking for an easy summer sewing project? Nine patch quilts are perfect because they’re so quick to make. What’s a disappearing nine patch quilt, though? A disappearing nine patch quilt is a simple rift on the traditional nine patch quilt. Each square quilt block is so unique that you can’t immediately tell where the blocks […]

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14 Fabulous Fat Quarter Quilts

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So … what’s a fat quarter? It’s not too late to ask. Don’t worry.  A  fat quarter is simply a rectangular piece of fabric  (18″x22″) from 1 yard of a standard bolt of fabric. In other words, it’s one quarter of a yard of fabric. This blog post will give you fun ideas for fat […]

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Cheverybody’s Favorite Chevron Quilt Patterns

Striped Chevrons Baby Quilt Tutorial

Do you love the pattern chevron? We do! We’re chevron crazy over at FaveQuilts, and you’re sure to see why. These patterns are simply stunning, and they’re also simple to make! Follow any of these easy quilt patterns to create a beautiful new chevron quilt. Make small projects like accessories and baby blankets, or create […]

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Magician’s Corner: Nine Patch Quilt Patterns

Nine Patch Quilt Patterns

There’s nothing like a nine-patch. These quilt patterns are incredibly easy, beautiful, and — best of all — perfect for quick quilting and scrap usage! These types of easy quilt tutorials are always a reader favorite on FaveQuilts, whether it’s full nine patch quilt patterns or nine patch quilt block patterns. So we’ve stocked up, […]

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Scrap Quilt Patterns for the Lazy Quilter

Scrap Quilt Patterns

Real talk: as much as we all love quilting, we don’t always love the hassle. So much time is spent cutting, piecing, marking, designing … all the little chores that are part and parcel of making a beautiful quilt. To be honest, sometimes quilting can be cause for therapy as much as it can act […]

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Pick a Place: Easy Quilted Placemat Patterns, Quilted Mug Rugs, and More

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I hate tablecloths. It seems as though every single time I put a freshly laundered one on the table, someone spills on it. Rather than policing my guests or having small panic attacks every time somebody passes a dish, I’ve decided to take a different tack: placemats. Placemats are simple to make, easy to clean, […]

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Let Me See That Jelly Roll! 10 Jelly Roll Quilt Patterns

Jelly Roll Quilt Patterns

 I absolutely love jelly roll fabric. They’re so versatile and fun. You can make almost any project with a jelly roll, from home decor to clothes and accessories to full bed quilts. They’re great for any season and any skill level. Are you a beginner just learning piecework? A jelly roll race quilt is the pattern […]

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