Quilts and More Spring 2014
See the featured projects and web-exclusive patterns from the Quilts and More Spring 2014 issue.
The Spring 2014 issue of Quilts and More is on sale from February 4u002du002dApril 22.Missed it? Order a digital issue here.u0026nbsp;
Scrap Lab Shoulder Bag
Designer: Carrie Nelson of Miss Rosie's Quilt Co.Fabrics: Gracie Girl collection by Kassidy and Lori Holt for Riley Blake DesignsThe secret to a great handmade bag is in the details. Mismatched buttons and a braided strap add whimsy and style.Get the digital issue here.
Scrap Lab Skirt
Designers: Patty Young and Emalee Grambo of ModkidFabrics: Gracie Girl collection by Kassidy and Lori Holt for Riley Blake Designs u0026nbsp;Showcase prints on the hem of a comfortable,u0026nbsp;easy-to-wear skirt.u0026nbsp;Get the digital issue here.
Scrap Lab Notebook Cover
Designer: Lori Holt ofu0026nbsp;Bee In My BonnetFabrics: Gracie Girl collection by Kassidy and Lori Holt for Riley Blake DesignsFor a quick gift, cover a standard spiral notebook.Get the free pattern here.
Spring 2014 Bookshelf
1. The Big Book of Baby Quilts $29.99; Martingale2. Beautiful Building Block Quilts $24.95; Cu0026amp;T Publishing3. Sew Gifts! $24.99; Martingale4. Classic Modern Quilts $22.95; My Stars5. It's a Circus! $27.95; Kansas City Star Quilts6. Modern One-Block Quilts $23.95; Stash Books u0026nbsp;Get the digital issue here.
Spring 2014 Hot Stuff
Stitcher's Revolution iron-on embroidery patterns $2.95; colonialpatterns.comSuzy's Hobby Boxes From $25.95; sewingandcraftclub.com or your local sewing retailerIron Finger $15.75; clover-usa.comGet the digital issue here.
Raising the Bar
Designer:u0026nbsp;Sheila Sinclair Snyder A perfect project for precut strips! Embellish the outer border with ribbon, rickrack, and buttons.Get the digital issue here.
Machine quilter: Nancy Sharru0026nbsp;Fabric:u0026nbsp;Palm Court collection by Michele D'Amore for BenartexA single, preprinted panel creates a stunning wall quilt that you can finish in no time!u0026nbsp;Get the digital issue here.
2 for the Road
Designer: Lindsay Conner Fabrics: Mar Bella collection for Shannon Fabricsu0026nbsp;Any travel is first-class with a comfy and chic travel pillow and shawl.Get the digital issue here.
Log In, Log Out
Designer: Lissa Alexander Fabrics: Floral Gatherings and Floral Shirtings collections by Primitive Gatherings for Moda Fabricsu0026nbsp;Simply start with a center square to stitch a supersize Log Cabin block one log at a time in Courthouse Steps style.u0026nbsp;Get the digital issue here. u0026nbsp;
Welcome Home: Spring
Designer:u0026nbsp;Kim ChristophersonA bit of piecing, some easy fusible appliquu00e9, and a few specialty embellishments make for an inviting quilt.Get the digital issue here.
Straight and Arrow
Designer: Holly Hickman Machine quilter: Natalia Bonner of Piece N QuiltFabrics:u0026nbsp;Contempo and Bella Solids collections for Moda Fabricsu0026nbsp;Take your best shot at this contemporary quilt. Swirl and chevron quilting hit the bullseye, accenting the arrows in flight.Get the digital issue here.
Do the Twist
Designer: Lesley Chaisson of Berry Birdy DesignsFollow our recipe to make a delicious calorie-free pinkeeper. Get the digital issue here.
Try, Tri Again
Designer: Erin Hamilton of The Piper's GirlsShowcase large-scale prints in triangles that areu0026nbsp;easy to piece together-we promise! Get the digital issue here.
Try, Tri Again Color Option
Painter's PaletteBuild your color confidence by mixing dark, medium, and light batiks in a variety of hues. Including a few lighter and brighter fabrics adds sparkle and keeps the eye moving around the quilt.Get the free quilt pattern here.u0026nbsp;
Designer: Lynn Jeffries of The Handmaiden's CottageShowcase your prettiest prints in a multipocket crafts apron. A wraparound waistband ensures everything stays put. Get the digital issue here.
Designer: Ebony LoveFabrics:u0026nbsp;What's the Buzz collection by Greta Lynn for Kanvasu0026nbsp;Large hexagons showcase buzzworthy prints and beautifully intricate machine quilting. Get the digital issue here.
Designer:u0026nbsp;Christine StainbrookFabrics: Folly collection for RJR FabricsComplementary yellow and purple prints merge in a Log Cabin pattern perfect for perking up a dining area on a tabletop or wall. Get the digital issue here.
Flower Box Color Option
Straight Furrows Log CabinLog Cabin blocks composed of bright orange and aqua prints and solid gray form scrappy-looking stripes across this wall hanging.Get the free quilt pattern here.
Ready, Set, Sew! Backpack
Designer: Amy Barickman of Indygo JunctionFabrics:u0026nbsp;Soho Bandana collection for Red Rooster Fabrics and the Crossroads Denim collection for James Thompson, both by Amy BarickmanDo you know youngsters who are eager to sew? With a little help, they can soon be finishing this project.Get the digital issue here.