American Patchwork & Quilting April 2020
The April 2020 issue of American Patchwork & Quilting is on sale from February 7-April 2.
Designer: Diane Tomlinson
Nine-Patch units swapped with friends are combined with Flying Geese and Square-in-a-Square units for a spectacularly scrappy quilt.
Get Together Color Option
Use a classic color combination to piece a table topper that makes a statement.
Izzy's Garden Color Option
Pink & White Delight
Pink & White Delight Color Option
A Star is Born
A Star is Born Color Option
Celebrate summer with a star quilt made of patriotic fabrics.
Batik Lattice Color Option
Make a striking pillow cover that has the look of woven fabric by orienting one easy block four ways.
Granny Squared Color Option
Fabric: Jetty collection by Carolyn Friedlander for Robert Kaufman Fabrics
To make her variation of Granny Squared, associate editor Diane Tomlinson gravitated to an artistic collection of prints she had been admiring. She pieced four blocks and opted for a straight, rather than on-point, setting.
Starlight Color Option
The Birds & The Bee
The Birds & The Bee Color Option
Personalize a purchased reusable carryall by machine-appliquéing whimsical shapes on one side.
Natural Style Color Option
Fabric: Treasures of Alexandria collection by Robert Kaufman Fabrics
For her version of Natural Style, quilt tester Colleen Tauke fussy-cut a coordinating border print to frame three blocks. She mitered the corners of the borders to make an eye-catching table runner.
Collector: Jody Sanders
Old quilts, like this pattern from the 1930s, evoke nostalgia.