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Chantilly Reverie

by JEAN ANN WRIGHT
Fabric courtesy of Blank Quilting

Farmer's Daughter and Country Road blocks were incorporated into the
centers of large 18" square Comfort blocks in this fabulous queen-size quilt.

Skill level: Intermediate
Finished block size: 18" x 18"
Number of blocks: 16 (8 Block A, 8 Block B)
Finished quilt size: 96" x 96"

 

Chantilly Reviere

Tiptoe through the Tulips

Tiptoe Through the Tulips

by ROXANNE CARTER
Quilted by Sharon Szekely
Fabric courtesy of Northcott/Monarch

Double Star blocks "tiptoe" through soft tulip print fabrics
on this pretty twin-size quilt.

Skill level: Intermediate
Finished block size: 12-1⁄2" x 12-1⁄2"
Number of blocks: 18 (12 Block A, 3 Block B, 3 Block C)
Finished quilt size: 67" x 84"

Summer Romance

by MICHELE CRAWFORD
Quilted by Kay Kimball
Fabric courtesy of P&B Textiles

Flying Goose and Shoo Fly blocks radiate around a Crystal Star design in this blue and white twin-size quilt.

Skill level: Intermediate
Finished block size: 9" x 9"
Number of blocks: 24 (16 Block A, 4 Block B, 4 Block C)
Finished quilt size: 54" x 72"

Summer Romance
Remember When

Remember When

by HELEN WEINMAN
Quilted by Cathy Franks
Fabric courtesy of Northcott/Monarch

One Log Cabin block design was colored three different ways to
create this striking, but easy to make, bed quilt.

Skill level: Beginner
Finished block size: 10" x 10"
Number of blocks: 64 (32 Block A, 28 Block B, 4 Block C)
Finished quilt size: 94" x 94"

Florrie's Quilt

by FRONCIE QUINN
Pieced and quilted by Jeanne Detenbeck
Fabric courtesy of Red Rooster Fabrics

Reproduction prints, based on fabrics in the collection of quilt historian Florence Peto, were used to make this luxurious scrap quilt.

Skill level: Intermediate
Finished block size: 15-3⁄4" x 15-3⁄4"
Finished quilt size: 57" x 66"

florrie quilt
Liberty Square

Liberty Square

by KAREN WITT of
Reproduction Quilts
Fabric courtesy of Windham Fabrics

Liberty and equality! Combine red, white, and blue from Windham Fabrics' Colonial Williamsburg Centennial Collection to create this patriotic quilt!

Skill level: Intermediate
Finished block size: 13" x 13" center,
4" x 4" Broken Dishes, 6" x 6" Ohio Star
Number of blocks: 41 (1 center, 20 Broken Dishes, 20 Ohio Star)
Finished quilt size: 69" x 69"

Secret Garden

by PAMELA MOSTEK
Fabric courtesy of RJR Fabrics

A touch of charm!
Richly colored paisley and stylized florals combine with a splash of blue to give this quilt a classic, yet elegant, French country look.

Skill level: Beginner
Finished block size: 8" x 8"
Number of blocks: 35 (18 Block A, 17 Block B)
Finished quilt size: 56" x 72"

Secret Garden

Rose Petal Dreams

Rose Petal Dreams

by CATE TALLMAN-EVANS
Fabric courtesy of Henry Glass & Co.

These roses will last! Capture the beauty of nature's most popular flower with rose florals in summertime blues and yellows.

Skill level: Beginner/Intermediate
Finished block size: 14" x 14"
Number of blocks: 25 (13 Block A, 12 Block B)
Finished quilt size: 88" x 88"

Mountain View

by Helen Weinman and Marjatta Gladding
Quilted by Cathy Franks
Fabric courtesy of Hoffman California Fabrics

A room with a view 365 days a year! This scenic quilt has it all—starry sky, mountains, forest, and water—with a picture window to match!

Skill level: Intermediate
Finished block size: 9-1⁄4" x 9-1⁄4"
Number of blocks: 25
Finished quilt size: 56" x 56"

Mountain View

Moose Lake


Moose Lake

by ROXANE HEPKER
Fabric courtesy of Exclusively Quilters

Moose on the loose!
Fussy-cut moose blocks are bordered by strip-pieced squares in this
easy-to-make quilt—just perfect for a boy's room or den.

Skill level: Intermediate
Finished block size: 14-3⁄4" x 14-3⁄4"
Number of blocks: 13
Finished quilt size: 74" x 74"


Big Day Out

by PINE TREE COUNTRY QUILTS
Fabric courtesy of Benartex


Bring baby to the park wrapped in this cuddly pinwheel quilt containing colorful animal friend prints!

Skill level: Beginner
Finished block size: 8" x 8" Block A, 4" x 4" Block B
Number of blocks: 30 (18 Block A, 12 Block B)
Finished quilt size: 58" x 68"

Big Day Out

Lucky Bugs

Lucky Bugs

Designed by HEIDI PRIDEMORE
Pieced by Kathy Norton and quilted by Doris Pridemore
Fabric courtesy of Blank Quilting

Create a whimsical banner with ladybug print fabric and appliqués to match!

Skill level: Beginner
Finished block size: 9" x 14"
Number of blocks: 3
Finished quilt size: 22" x 37"

Full Sails

by LUCY A. FAZELY, HELEN WEINMAN, and MARJATTA GLADDING
Fabric courtesy of Exclusively Quilters

Spend a day at the seashore with this nautical themed fabric—just perfect for kitchen or dining room!

Skill level: Beginner
Finished runner size: 16" x 60"
Finished wall hanging size: 38" x 40"

Full Sails
Blossom Delight

Blossom Delight

by MICHELE CRAWFORD
Quilted by Kay Kimball
Fabric courtesy of P&B Textiles

Summer citrus! Petal appliqués were cut from strip sets to make this little Orange Peel quilt a breeze to put together.

Skill level: Beginner/Intermediate
Finished block size: 8" x 8"
Number of blocks: 20 (10 Block A, 10 Block B)
Finished quilt size: 48" x 56"

Christmas in July

Poinsettia Lane

by CATE TALLMAN-EVANS
Fabric courtesy of Robert Kaufman Fabrics

Use this elegant little quilt as an accent to dress up your bed for the holidays! The poinsettia appliqués are comprised of two four-petal sections to make it quick and easy.

Skill level: Intermediate
Finished block size: 10" x 10"
Number of blocks: 18 (6 pieced, 12 appliquéd)
Finished quilt size: 57-1⁄2" x 71-1⁄2"

 

Poinsettia Lane

Happy Holly Days

Happy Holly Days

by PEARL LOUISE KRUSH
Fabric courtesy of Troy Corp.

Extend a friendly welcome all winter long with this little appliquéd banner. It's the perfect size for hanging on a door or in an entryway!

Skill level: Beginner
Finished quilt size: 22-1⁄2" x 26"


Oodles of Poodles

by BARBARA CAMPBELL
Fabric courtesy of Lyndhurst Studio, a division of Northcott/Monarch

Playful pooches, decked out in their holiday best, prance in the blocks and borders of this thoroughly delightful set!

Skill level: Intermediate
Finished block size: 11" x 11" wall hanging; 9" x 10" and 10" x 10" quilt
Finished size: 35" x 35" wall hanging, 43" x 55" quilt

Oodles of Poodles

Creative TEchnique
Kaleidoscopic

Kaleidoscopic

by BARBARA CAMPBELL

Let's get digital! Kaleidoscope Kreator software was used to create stunning kaleidoscope blocks from a digital image. Give it a try; it's easier than you might think!

Skill level: Beginner
Finished placemat size: 12-1⁄2" x 17"
Finished napkin size: 16-1⁄2" x 16-1⁄2"

Materials
Note: Yardage is based on 42" wide fabric from Lyndhurst Studio's A La Mode collection designed by Yolanda Fundora.

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