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Foundation-pieced dragonflies flit this way and that across this vibrant quilt. Find out more about designer Sue Beevers and her love of fibers, painting, fabric, and quilting.

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Simple squares and curved appliqués in bright prints pop off a coordinating solid to create a dynamic wall hanging.

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Begin with traditional Rail Fence units and add triangles and squares to make three striking blocks. These prints from Minick & Simpson’s Flag Day Farm collection for Moda Fabrics make a...

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Each block of this sizzling, south-of-the-border 54-1/2-square throw uses nine assorted stripe, plaid, and solid fabrics.

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Work from the inside out and frame a dynamic print with coordinating prints and stripes. Fabrics shown are from the Laguna collection for Timeless Treasures. With just one block surrounded by...

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Four-Patch blocks, setting squares, and rectangles are all you need to make an easy-to-piece table topper. This quilt features fabrics from the Eva collection by BasicGrey for Moda Fabrics.

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Turn the tables on a vintage tablecloth. Use it as your appliqué foundation! Then learn to do freezer-paper appliqué to add the sunflower motifs with our easy-to-follow instructions.

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Electrify the muted colors of "Plush Posies" like quilt tester Laura Boehnke did using Sue Zipkin's Samba collection for Clothworks. The solid outer border in Laura's version has the illusion of...

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Recycle your old blue jeans into an easy, pieced throw.

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For a quick-and-easy quilt, utilize prints, panels, and border prints from The Very Hungry Caterpillar collection by Eric Carle for Andover Fabrics. Use the large-scale prints to fill big areas,...

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Sew a simple throw composed of 5" squares fussy-cut from an assortment of floral fabric from the Soul Blossoms collection by Amy Butler for...

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Choose bold prints such as these, from the lively Fresh Squeezed collection for Moda Fabrics, to end color confusion.

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Use a 3-D fabric-folding technique to make stunning Sunburst blocks with ease-and with perfect points. This table runner features the Fiesta collection from Blank Quilting.

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Download this Project Materials Quilt designer: Darlene Zimmerman From American Patchwork & Quilting, August 2002 2 yards of solid...
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Join Glorified Nine-Patch blocks in a patriotic wall hanging. These fabrics are from the Devon Shirtings collection by Nancy Gere for ...

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Use the flip-and-sew method to make this watermelon table runner.

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Frame a quilt that radiates from the center with head-turning borders. Fabrics are from the Garden Whimsy collection by Kim Schaefer for ...

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Carefully pieced abstract and artsy prints help create the illusion of blooming flowers on a painter’s canvas. Yellows and pinks help balance the dark purples and greens. Fabrics are from the...

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Make pinwheels pop on a patriotic table topper using red, white, and blue print fabrics. These fabrics are from the Redwork Rendevous collection by Alex Anderson for...

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Stitch an easy-to-sew quilt using a variety of precut 2-1/2"-wide strips. Blue prints from the Clermont Farms collection by Minick and Simpson for ...

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Grab two of your two favorite fabrics to make a fabulous summer bag. For this version of Fresh Start, project tester Jan Ragaller chose two prints, a multicolor chevron and a tone-on-tone...

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Make a cheerful summer throw of cleverly arranged Rail Fence blocks. Cheerful sherbet-tone prints from the Strawberry Field collection by Alice Kennedy for Timeless Treasures liven up this...

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Nine-Patch blocks in two colorways and setting squares in bold prints give a simple quilt a mod vibe. Fabrics are from the Berkeley collection by Alice Kennedy for ...

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Red, white, and blue fabrics and star blocks are the focus of these patriotic quilts and table toppers! Stitch one up for a Fourth of July or Memorial Day display. Or sew one as a way to display...

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