Hot Summer Quilts
Heat up your summer quilting with tropical prints, citrus colors, and beach-worthy designs. From throws to table toppers, you’ll find all the patterns you need to turn your home into an oasis.
Nautical Pinwheels Quilt
Cut bright batik fabrics in strips to form vibrant geometric blocks. Vivid blue sashing frames the eye-popping blocks.
Beachy T-Shirt Throw
Life’s a beach with this sand castle-inspired T-shirt throw. A muted background of tone-on-tone tans and ocean blues lets the summer-theme shirts shine in the sun.
Bright solids and a plethora of paisleys pack a punch in a summer quilt.
Nautical Baby Quilt
Make a splash with a nautical-theme crib quilt. Stitched in pink prints and rose polka dots, this baby quilt will make a great gift for any baby girl.
Sea and Sand Quilt
Combine batik and tone-on-tone fabrics in an easy-to-piece quilt that conquers images of the ocean.
Tropical Crossing Wall Hanging
Bright batik fabrics pop off a light, scrappy background in this wall hanging.
Combine light blue and pink prints for an updated take on nautical style. An embroidered underwater scene adds whimsy to this pillow.
Pineapple Twist Wall Quilt
A square and cross pattern takes center stage on this wall hanging, which contains four Pineapple blocks.
An X marks the spot on this table topper, where Four-Patch blocks and X blocks form a large overall X. Sea blues and sandy tans contrast perfectly with pops of red and orange.
Citrus Patch Throw
Citrus prints combine beautifully in a sunny throw.
Nautical Pinwheels Quilt
Pinwheels Table Runner
This table topper is easy breezy! Use assorted dark prints for the pinwheels and lighter fabrics for the block backgrounds to make the pinwheels pop.
A playful palette of citrus colors—orange, green, and yellow—brings a summery look to this wall hanging. Careful placement of triangle-squares produces pairs of star blocks.
Two-Block Citrus Quilt
Use setting rectangles grouped by color families to create diagonal patterns across a quilt top.
Two-Block Kid’s Quilt
Set a circus scene on a crib quilt with animal-theme novelty prints.
Sherbet Rail Fence
Make a cheerful summer throw of cleverly arranged Rail Fence blocks. Cheerful sherbet-tone prints liven up this traditional, easy-to-piece pattern.
Floating Boxes Quilt
For a striking, fresh take on modern quiltmaking, piece together blocks of bright fabric and frame them in a stylish sashing of pieced rectangles.
Hot and Cold Wall Hanging
Mix hot and cool colors in a large wall hanging. A fiery border offsets the calming sea of blues in the center.
Rectangle Bargello Quilt
Alternate strips of blue dot fabrics and pieced novelty prints to create a bargello design.
Blue Ocean Waves
Serene aquas and cool blues rule in a tranquil wall hanging. Soft prints and large floral fabrics result in Ocean Waves blocks with less defined edges, adding to the relaxed feel of the piece.
Tropical Blooms Wall Hanging
The black tone-on-tone background provides subtle movement in this wall hanging, yet doesn’t compete with the appliqué flowers.
Blue Jeans Quilt
Recycle your old blue jeans into an easy, pieced throw perfect for a summer picnic.
Tropical Medallion Wall Hanging
Tropical fabrics give this wall hanging an island vibe. Fussy-cut tropical birds and dragonflies appear in the Square-in-a-Square blocks in the middle border.
Here Comes the Sun
You’ll have sunshine on a cloudy day with this cheery throw that features yellow bursting through black and gray. Geometric prints lend a modern feel to a traditional block and color combination.
Tropical Patches Wall Quilt
A bevy of batiks results in a tropical-look wall hanging. Punches of orange and pops of teal interspersed throughout the patchwork draw the eye around the quilt and add sparkle.