Eleven top quilt shops, ten exclusive projects, plus a bonus table runner pattern. You'll find it all in the Spring/Summer 2012 issue of Quilt Sampler®. Pick up the magazine at your local quilt shop, on newsstands, or online.

Table of Contents

Check out the contents of the Spring/Summer 2012 issue of Quilt Sampler magazine, on newsstands May 8, 2012.


Preston, Idaho

Charlotte, Michigan

Port Gamble, Washington

Belleville, Wisconsin

McDonough, Georgia

Sherwood Park, Alberta

Austin, Texas

Thousand Oaks, California

Sanford, Maine

Fort Collins, Colorado

Fremont, Nebraska


colored pencils

Piece together monochromatic fabric strips and realistic-looking pencil tips and erasers.

salute to summer

Combine traditional Log Cabin blocks and a seasonal motif for patriotism aplenty.


An umbrella print sets the tone for a cheery throw of strip-pieced hexagons.

warm regards

A cozy bed quilt yields a secondary design when blocks are placed side by side.

sleep under the stars

Star blocks in a crisp black-and-white color scheme make for a stellar bed quilt.

northern view

Mountains and maple leaves radiate from a center star in a medallion-style throw.

falling water

A blend of batiks cascades down a wall hanging of dimensional triangle-squares.

bubble gum stars

The pairing of chocolate brown and bubble gum pink results in a delectable throw.

well suited

Bow tie blocks get smartly dressed with a bit of needle-turn appliqué.

calm, cool, and collected

A color palette of earth and sky washes across a light blue-green background.

extra, extra!

Set the stage for spring with a table topper featuring pieced flowers.