quilt patterns

Patchwork and Quilting should be fun. We try to write the best patterns that you really want to make. We like to show new techniques that are different and exciting. Please take a look. We know you'll find something new that will excite you.

Publications and Hardcopy Patterns

Danube River Quilt

Featured in Quilts from Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks

This lovely vertical use of the Danube River Block is a play of color and light.

Sedona Star Quilt

Featured in Quilts from Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks Fall 2016

This 60 x 60 inch throw quilt uses the Gristmill Star block. If you love using templates, this quilt is definitely for you.

Long Island New York Beauty

Advanced Paper Piecing

Bring a ray of sunshine into your home with this vibrant and modern wall hanging. It balances warm Flying Geese Units and cool Plus Blocks, adding a spectacular sunset of Rays. Complete pattern includes 8 pages of color instructions, all templates and all foundation paper patterns. No rescaling and no additional printing needed. Measures 32 x 32 inches.


You can purchase this pattern in German or English here.


Great intermediate strip quilt

I had the pleasure of designing, sewing and quilting this 30 x 40 inch wall hanging for Quiltmaker's featured in their Jul/Aug 2017 issue. See all of the great quilts here at Quiltmaker.

Whale of a Tale

Baby Blanket

This cute little baby blanket is great for beginners and was featured in Quick Quilts Aug/Sep 2017 edition. It uses two blocks - a "Nine Patch" in two sizes and the "Road to California" block. See all of the great quilts here at Quick Quilts.

Moda Bake Shop Favorites

Prairie Traditions

Moda Bake Shop Recipe

This 10" scrap quilt balances modern and traditional styles into one beautiful lap-sized or baby quilt.

Forgotten Five Mini

Moda Bake Shop Recipe

This tutorial/pattern shows you how to sew really small and accuratly with a few tricks. Made with a charm pack.

Leaves a'Flutter

Moda Bake Shop Recipe

Do you think one 10" scrappy bundle or 2 1/2" roll is not enough to make a quilt? Take one of each and you can make this offset and modern autumn quilt perfect for those cool fal nights.

PDF Patterns available on Craftsy

My Dresden Village

PDF Download on Craftsy

This fabulous technique uses self-made wedge templates to make a quick Dresden Plate loved by all. Combine it with a little appliqué, and you have your own little mini village!

Destiny's Trail

For eager beginners

Full instructions, coloring sheet, and material requirements for two different sizes are included.

Slice & Roll Kinderquilt

Layer Cake Friendly!

Make a fun and moder quilt by using four layers of fabric and slicing them. Rearrange the fabrics to get a unique block everytime. Two different sizes to choose from.

Mystic Chevron Rainbow

Foundation Paper Piecing and Patterns

This stunning and vibrant miniature quilt goes fast and would be a great pattern to use as a panel for a tablet case, placemat, mug rug, purse or pillow.

The Playful Plus Pillow

18" x 18" Cushion Cover

Instructions provide clear step-by-step pattern illustrations including how to make and apply piping as well as making an envelope enclosure.

Autumn Leaves at the Peaks

18" x 18" Cushion Cover or Mini

Foundation Piecing is a great way to use your scraps, and no one will know you pulled them from your scrap bin. This cute little fall wall hanging will accent your home and use up those scraps!

Love Letters

Wall Hanging for Valentine's Day Treats

Don't you wish you had a tool to drop your loved ones a little love note once and a while? This wall hanging makes use of the cutest little reusuable envelope pockets that are large enough for almost any individual-sized candy or message.

Perfect Wrist Pin Catcher

Ergonomically Shaped

The perfect pyramid-shaped pincushion designed to fit YOUR wrist! The best part is, there is no need to reinforce the bottom because of the extra large base of the pyramid shape.

Wrist Pincushion for Sewists

Scrap Buster

This easy pattern allows you to make a very practical wrist pin cushion that fits your wrist perfectly. Do not forget to make a second one for your best friend or favorite sewing enthusiast.

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