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Soft and Bright Baby Quilt

Cheery flannels in yellows, blues, oranges, and greens create a graphic baby quilt that’s soft to the touch. Fabrics are from the Ric Rac Paddywack collection by Kim Diehl for Henry Glass & Co. Quilting designs courtesy of Handi Quilter.


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Inspired by Silent Film from designer Stacey Day

Quilt tester: Laura Boehnke



•    2⁄3 yard white polka dot (blocks)

•    1⁄3 yard each green chevron and yellow polka dot (blocks)

•    3⁄8 yard orange stripe (blocks)

•    7⁄8 yard blue zigzag (blocks)

•    1⁄4 yard each yellow chevron and green polka dot (blocks)

•    1⁄2 yard blue gingham (binding)

•    2-7⁄8 yards backing fabric

•    51" square batting


Finished quilt: 42-1⁄2" square

Finished block: 9" square


Yardage and cutting instructions are based on 42’’ of usable fabric width.

Measurements include 1⁄4" seam allowances. Sew with right sides together unless otherwise stated. 

Press seams in direction indicated by arrows on diagrams. If no direction is specified, press seam toward darker fabric.