Eleven top quilt shops, ten exclusive projects, plus a bonus table runner pattern. You'll find it all in the Spring/Summer 2011 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 2011 issue of Quilt Sampler magazine, on newsstands May 10, 2011.


Henniker, New Hampshire

Orting, Washington

Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

Pearl City, Illinois

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Celeste, Texas

Jonesborough, Tennessee

Cody, Wyoming

Charlevoix, Michigan

Bird Island, Minnesota

Pacific Grove, California


soft spoken

Let the asymmetrical Log Cabin design do the talking on a muted throw.

beautiful dreamer

Piece a clever star-block quilt with no set-in seams.

a touch of the tropics

Get a hint of Hawaii with a few flower appliqués on a pieced wall hanging.

cross and crown

Create a scrappy quilt with careful fabric placement.

pave the way

Showcase bold prints in a simple throw featuring offset rectangles.

fresh air

Add yo-yo flowers and rickrack to a quilt featuring creamy Snowball blocks.

turn by turn

See a diagonal pattern emerge as you rotate the triangle-squares of this quilt.

out on the range

Try dimensional appliqué and hand embroidery on cowboy-inspired wall art.

summer at the lake

Combine pinwheels and a nautical color palette on a fresh bed quilt.

northern lights

Make the center shine on this medallion-style quilt that radiates beauty.

extra, extra!

Set the table with an Asian-inspired runner and place mats.




from the editor

back to basics