Our Best Table Toppers
Top a table or dresser with one of these table runners--from traditional color palettes that will fit any decor to bright designs that will add a punch of color to a room.
Columns are Color
Columns of bright prints stand out against darker prints for a dramatic quilt. Black squares in the centers of the columns give the columns a braided look.
Fall Leaves Table Topper
Use a fabric panel as inspiration for an autumn table topper. Choose prints in coordinating colors to frame the panel.
Wheel of Fortune
A scrappy circle composed of a variety of blues and greens is the standout of this project. A fun border of smaller spheres and arches continues the rounded motif for a table topper with a whimsical look.
Cross and Crown Tabletop Quilt
The center of this one-block quilt features houndstooth prints, dots, and a paisley.
Little Blue Triangle-Squares
Make a table topper that's perfect for pairing with fine china. Sixty-four tiny triangle-squares make up the quilt center.
Carolina Lily Tabletop Quilt
Combine pieced flowers with machine-appliquéd stems and leaves in a tiny quilt.
Tiny Pieces Table Topper
By cutting rectangles lengthwise from striped fabric, you can create the illusion of tiny pieced squares that adds to the intricate look of the pattern.
Autumn Prairie Points Table Topper
Make an autumn-inspired table topper fit for a nature lover. The prairie points reinforce the fern fronds in the predominant print.
Batik Courthouse Steps
Reproduction-Print Table Topper
A stash of reproduction prints supplied the fabrics used in this scrappy quilt. The multicolor palette allows for year-round display.
Squares and Stars Tabletop Quilt
Alternate blocks to create the illusion of squares set on point. If you want the blocks to stand out, choose complementary colors for blocks A and B.
Scrappy Strip-Pieced Squares
If you’re hooked on the look of crochet, here’s how to get it with fabric rather than yarn. Craft each scrappy block from strip-pieced squares in six 1930s reproduction prints.
Crisscross Table Topper
Electrify your table with a bright table topper. The solid outer border has the illusion of piecing, thanks to a fabric made up of multiple "print" squares.
Harvest Table Topper
The warm colors in this table topper celebrate autumn's bounty. Wild Goose Chase blocks alternate with 10-1/2" squares cut from a cornucopia print. A border print fabric of fall fruits makes an ideal outer border.
Easy Squares Table Topper
Four-Patch blocks, setting squares, and rectangles are all you need to make an easy-to-piece table topper.
Scrappy Nine-Patch Quilt
Nine-patch and triangle-squares are the perfect combination for this tabletop quilt.
Fresh Four-Patch Table Topper
Four-Patch blocks and setting squares team up for a fabulous table topper.
Art Deco Flower Table Topper
To make the urn appliqué appear to be more intricate than it is, fussy-cut a stripe to look like ornamentation. For an Art Deco look and greater definition of fused appliqué pieces, outline each one with a narrow black satin stitch.
Autumn Appliqué Table Topper
Here, appliqués in rich colors hold their own against a prominent gold-and-red homespun background.
Scrappy Kaleidoscope Table Topper
An unlikely plaid creates an abstract circular illusion around the center Kaleidoscope block. Chose high-contrast prints for the asymmetrical borders to give your quilt a scrappy quality.
Pink Flower Table Topper
Are you new to appliqué and want to start out small before committing to a whole project? Make this one-block table topper.