Quilts & More Spring 2019
See the featured projects and web-exclusive patterns from the Quilts & More Spring 2019 issue.
The Spring 2019 issue of Quilts & More is on sale January 11--April 19.
Missed this issue? Get a digital version here.
Festive Foundations: Spring
Designer: Charise Randell
Decorate according to the season with four foundation-pieced wall quilts. In the spring version, charming details inhabit each block.
Scrap Lab Design Challenge
Designer: Martha Gamm
A plethora of plus signs combine in a vibrant accent piece.
Designer: Jessie Zeigler
Be ready for a trip to the local market with a fun, roomy tote.
Designer: Susan Ache
Bright frames of color shine in a bull's-eye pillow design.
Sense of Direction
Designer: Sharon Holland
Fabrics: Signature collection by Sharon Holland and Pure Elements solids, both from Art Gallery Fabrics
Inspired by the look of Flying Geese, stitch-and-flip triangles create motion across quarter Log Cabin blocks.
Quiltmaker: Joanna Burgarino
Fabrics: Harriet’s Handwork collection by Betsy Chutchian for Moda Fabrics
Join miniaturized Sense of Direction blocks to design a stylish Valentine’s Day table runner.
Designer: Monique Jacobs
Fabrics: The middle border print is from the Cats & Dogs collection by Timeless Treasures Fabrics. Other fabrics are from the designer’s stash.
Spoil your four-legged friend with a custom-made dog bed featuring a bone motif. A sturdy foam insert provides cushion and comfort.
Top Dog Project Option
Easy Pet Bed
Your cat will love curling up on a pieced bed made of feline-theme prints.
Designer: Kristina Brinkerhoff of Center Street Quilts
Fabrics: Summer Blush collection by Sedef Imer for Riley Blake Designs
Showcase soft florals in large star blocks to make a fast-to-finish springtime throw.
Stash & Carry
Designer: Heidi Staples of Fabric Mutt
Your sewing supplies will always be close at hand in a portable caddy sized just right for fat quarters. Interior pockets provide spaces for your favorite notions.
Bursting with Joy
Designer: Amy Smart
Fabrics: Gretel collection by Amy Smart for Penny Rose Fabrics
Starbursts radiate in a baby quilt that will be cherished for years.
Bursting with Joy Project Option
Twinkle Stars Table Runner
Batik stars shine against both light and dark backgrounds in a calming table runner.
Designer: Carrie Nelson
Transform tiny scraps of low-volume prints into a pincushion that has modern appeal.
Designer: Denise Russell of Pieced Brain
Fabrics: Follow the Sun and Impressions Moiré II collections by Clothworks
Practice your appliquéing skills on springtime flowers in a stunning throw.
Coneflower Chain Project Option
Coneflower Place Mat
Add a touch of spring to a simple place mat with fusible-appliqué flowers.
Designer: Andra Walker
Fabrics: Mountain Meadow collection by Pippa Shaw for Figo Fabrics
Two layers of protective interfacing and a zipper safeguard a laptop in a sleek, beginner-friendly bag suitable for work and travel.
It All Adds Up
Designer: Jennifer Fairchild-Femmig
Quiltmaker: Joanna Burgarino
Fabrics: Looking Forward collection by Jen Kingwell Designs for Moda Fabrics
Complicated equations? No way! Nine-Patch blocks make this plus sign wall quilt easy to create.
It All Adds Up Project Option
Add It Up Pillow
No complicated equations are necessary to make this plus-sign pillow.