I am including a photo below that makes a great Pinterest Save for later. It is the Delilah pattern. I encourage everyone  to shop their stash, we have treasures waiting to be pieced. Thank you for contacting us. I know a lot of people are sewing that didn’t use to have time to do so. Above is an accidental snap I got while trying to wrestle my quilt in the snow! I have grown to love the work of a few Australian quilt designers. This wall hanging would look just as great set against a solid white or gray background. One of the most popular tutorials on my blog is this Improv Patchwork Forest Trees quilt. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. I encouraged Lucy to make a Delilah quilt when she was dropping off another top to be quilted, the plan was to get together and make blocks while visiting. It is amazing  how different her colour pallet is from mine. I also love Australian designers…such lovely, fun whimsy. Isn’t it funny how you can finish a quilt top quickly and then sit around forever before basting, or quilting, or even adding a binding that doesn’t take very long? Recently I made my first "Jen Kingswell" quilt design. How are your year end plans working out? Lots of free sewing patterns and tutorials for making bags, zipper pouches, quilts, mini-quilts, easy clothing items, and other crafty little things to sew. I would have liked to have seen it in person – and I’m very much looking forward to the day when the world is healthy enough for us to once again hold quilt shows. It will be a wonderful addition to the show whenever it happens. ( Log Out /  You can also use it as a selfie stick if needed. I am going to showcase some of the quilts that have come thru my studio in the next few blog posts. amzn_assoc_design = "enhanced_links"; The backing rainbow snowflake fabric was a perfect match that I found at my local Joann Fabric store. These scrappy modern quilts will have you digging through your scrap stash in no time! Sew them, quilt them, gift them, keep them... there will never be enough! amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; Choose your favorite solids or pull from your solids scrap stash! Your personal data will be used to support your experience throughout this website, to manage access to your account, and for other purposes described in our privacy policy. I just submitted this link to our IT team to have the links activated. I love the wavy lines we choose to quilt thru the entire quilt. Pair it with a solid background such as the white and you have yourself a cute scrappy chevron quilt. Use your leftover 10″ square pieces from other projects. Great job Sandy! Hello and welcome for those of you visiting from the Bloggers Quilt Festival!. amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; Beautiful quilt and great way to use both old and new stash. Anywhere. Learn how your comment data is processed. This beautiful scrappy lattice quilt uses larger size scraps. No scrap of fabric is too small for this fun and modern quilt. amzn_assoc_design = "enhanced_links"; Photo via Bluprint member Amanda Jean Nyberg. It reminds me of a large sampler. I love love love Vanessa’s Ombreé lines and this one was the perfect combo for the snowflake quilt. This will go into my shop soon, I hate to part with it because it is honestly one of my absolute favorites but I have so many already - why not share the love?! I liked the results enough to promote ... read more. 11 Modern Quilt Patterns for you to sew... all easy and free! Snowflake Quilt, Sew Along, Quilt, Pattern. Well done. Learn new craft techniques and tips from the experts. I love all things quilty; teaching, designing and longarm quilting. This is one of my MOST useful quilting tools ever, linking below in case you need one for yourself. This bright and cheery scrap quilt is the perfect way to use up those larger scrap pieces in your stash. amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; Whether you dig through your scrap stash or mix and match your fabrics, these modern scrap quilts are sure to please. Lucy dared to do what I couldn’t, a pantograph and it looks fabulous. amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; Just take me to front page, Enter in your email and password to create a FREE account. ( Log Out /  I have alerted our IT team and requested that they attend to this. Thanks for encouraging me to shop the stash and get started! Sign up for the Premium Membership and get access to our best Craftsy videos and projects. These scrappy modern quilts will have you digging through your scrap stash in no time! I am working on a lone star quilt, which is now getting close to completion and was wondering what you are doing about drop off (if I am reading your blog correctly, it sounds like you are still in the business), and how long the wait time is these days? The gray-and-white sashing gives this scrappy four-patch quilt a modern feel. I’ve since made a few different variations of this quilt. I LOVE modern quilts! Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Sunny in Cal used bright, happy, modern fabrics in a variety of colors. Hope you all have a Merry Christmas this next week and stay warm! I  quilted it with stitch in the ditch. amzn_assoc_linkid = "e9af050f47f7444ef45de679b078c8bf"; Thanks for stopping by today! Anytime. I just adore your colour placement. amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; Recently I made my first  “Jen Kingswell” quilt design. How cool is this scrappy quilt map of the U.S. by Simple Love Quilts?! Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. She also experimented with some fussy cutting. That’s a beautiful quilt. I am notorious for waiting around for each of these steps, but finally have a finished rainbow beauty that I am excited to share with you today! September 14, 2017 By Emily Dennis & filed under Modern Quilting, Patchwork & Appliqué, Quilting Blog. I found this fabric online and think it would be so much fun for a backing to a frosty colored Snowflake Quilt. We apologize for the temporary inconvenience. The background is a mix of scrappy low volume fabrics also. Whether you dig through your scrap stash or mix and match your fabrics, these modern scrap quilts are sure to please. Scrappy quilts can still be modern by using the right fabrics and plenty of white space. I recently finished my Jen Kingwell Halo quilt and absolutely love it. The white and metallic gold confetti made for a snowstorm effect behind my snowflake! What a winter wonderland it was! I used a beautiful stack of about 26 Ombré Confetti Metallic fat quarters - a fabric line from V and Co for Moda Fabrics. With a lifelong interest in all things needle and thread, I found my passion when I discovered quilting. Hopefully you have a quilt or two ready to get finished up before 2020 is gone forever. Or if your time is limited, you can get the same creative satisfaction piecing a Mini tree version found here. Strip Quilts Scrappy Quilts Quilt Blocks Modern Quilt Patterns Quilt Patterns Free Modern Quilting Designs Quilting Tips Quilting Tutorials Geometric Quilt. I have a quilt that I agreed to quilt for a coworker of Kurt's. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. I made it to hang in the Etobicoke Guild Quilt Show, the show that never was due to the Covid virus. Do a rainbow gradient! So I decided to finish it, adding the log cabin borders (their edges are inexpertly satin stitched). There were a lot of “y” seams thru-out the entire quilt, I tried to hand stitch my first one  and then I decided that I would have to master this by machine or the quilt would take years to make. Often it took more time to select the fabrics than to sew the block. amzn_assoc_region = "US"; Article by Sarah Terry. Each hexagon can be made up from a color palette. It is the Delilah pattern. Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. ( Log Out /  It doesn’t get much more modern and scrappy than this flying geese quilt.