35+ Free Quilt Patterns for Beginners
Big Block Style
For a throw with maximum impact made in a minimum amount of time, try this quilt made of 8-1/2" squares.
Quilt size: 56-1/2x64-1/2"
Strips of Solids
Bands of bold color make a dramatic statement in this throw.
Quilt size: 45-1⁄2×48-1⁄2"
Charming Floral Table Runner
Highlight 5" charm squares between 2-1⁄2"-wide fabric strips in a quilt-as-you-go table runner to make home decor in no time.
Quilt size: 14×30"
Red squares add a punch of color to serene blue and white strips.
Quilt size: 42-1⁄2" square
Giant blocks, each created from just five large pieces, make this zesty quilt a snap to complete.
Quilt size: 65-1/2x84-1/2"
Dress up your dinner table for summer with an easy-to-sew runner made from handy 2-1⁄2"-wide precut strips.
Quilt size: 16×50"
Each block of this sizzling, south-of-the-border throw uses nine assorted stripe, plaid, and solid fabrics.
Quilt size: 54-1/2" square
Simple Sashing and Rectangles Quilt
Make a scrappy yet orderly quilt using aqua, lime, and cocoa print fat quarters.
Finished quilt: 58-1/2x81-1/2"
Around the Block
Show off polka dots of all colors and sizes in a super-size Log Cabin block.
Quilt size: 51-1/2" square
Seaworthy Baby Quilt
Keep it simple. One bright red print adds a shot of color to the scrappy quilt. Novelty sea prints add a whimsical touch.
Quilt size: 34×40"
Capitalize on eye-catching prints for an oversize throw with a quick-to-piece symmetrical arrangement of large fabric cuts and a coordinating pillowcase.
Quilt size: 65-1⁄2×72-1⁄2"
On the Fly
Fins, feathers, and fur fussy-cut from nature-motif fabrics punctuate the warm colors of this flannel throw made for a man who loves the outdoors.
Quilt size: 47×70"
Utilize a whole bundle of fat eighths by sewing together rectangles of color.
Quilt size: 42-1⁄2 ×46-1⁄2"
Cheery blue and yellow star in this sunny wall quilt. A variety of geometric prints complement the tone-on-tones for low-contrast piecing.
Quilt size: 33-1⁄2" square
Scrappy Chic Throw
Make a scrappy quilt using a pack of precut 10" squares.
Quilt size: 50 ×67"
Stacked Rectangles Quilt
Turn precut 10" squares into an easy quilted throw.
Finished quilt: 62x79"
Who says a beach-inspired quilt has to be blue and tan? The starfish, beach glass, and seashell prints in this wall hanging inspire a beach vibe despite the nontraditional color scheme.
Quilt size: 41×45"
Use the same print in a variety of hues to create an unexpected, yet cohesive, mix of colors.
Quilt size: 43×51-1⁄2"
Simple shapes look anything but basic in a kid's quilt highlighted by bright squares of color.
Quilt size: 32-1⁄2 ×48-1⁄2"
It's a Plaid, Plaid World
Plaids in happy, bright colors form a whimsical quilt. Though the plaids give the throw a complex look, it is simply rows of rectangles in five sizes sewn together in a random order.
Quilt size: 56-1⁄2×62-1⁄2"
Squares and Sashing Quilt
Sew a simple throw composed of 5" squares fussy-cut from an assortment of floral fabric.
Quilt size: 36-1/2x43-1/4"
Go bright and bold with geometric tone-on-tones and a solid white. These prints create visual movement in the Rail Fence quilt.
Quilt size: 54-1⁄2 " square
Build blocks in two sizes for a kid's quilt that comes together easily. Fussy-cut block centers, bright prints, and standout stripes add playful style.
Quilt size: 40-1⁄2" square
One-Patch Table Runner
This easy project can be pieced in one day using fabrics scraps.
Quilt size: 22-1/2x42-1/2"
City Lights Quilt
Combine rectangles and dark sashing and borders to create a quilt design that resembles a skyscraper with windows aglow.
Quilt size: 50-3/4x54"
Rail Fence Baby Quilt
Combine light, medium, and dark prints to make a playful crib quilt of Rail Fence blocks.
Quilt size: 37-1/2x47-1/2"
Big Block Throw
Have large prints you don't want to cut into smaller pieces? Try this quilt, where bold botanical prints are perfectly showcased in 18" squares.
Quilt size: 54-1/2" square
Easy Squares Table Topper
Four-Patch blocks, setting squares, and rectangles are all you need to make an easy-to-piece table topper.
Three vertical rows of pieced graphic prints combine to make an impactful wall hanging.
Quilt size: 42-1⁄2×54-1⁄2"
Easy Squares Quilt
Stitch up a simple quilt using fun and funky florals, plaid setting squares, and black-and-white sashing and border fabrics.
Quilt size: 34-1/2x44-1/2"
Fresh Four-Patch Table Topper
Four-Patch blocks and setting squares team up for a fabulous table topper.
Quilt size: 50-1/2" square
Window Pane Wall Hanging
Fabric selection is key in this quilted wall hanging. The bold multicolor print creates a medallion-style middle and solid black sashing establishes a crisp grid.
Quilt size: 36x40"
Fast and Fun Kids Quilt
Rectangles make up this easy-to-assemble quilt. If you're making it as a gift, personalize the prints to the recipient.
Quilt size: 48-1⁄2×55-1⁄2"
Strips and Sashing Kid’s Quilt
Surround strips separated by sashing with a pair of borders in an easy kid's quilt.
Quilt size: 45-1/2x46"
Two-Block Kid’s Quilt
Animal-theme novelty prints make an easy, kid-friendly crib quilt.
Quilt size: 35-1/2x49-1/2"
Modern-Day Cowboy Throw
Southwest colors, earthy motifs, and a graphic background bring the flavor of the Old West to a throw with a modern design.
Quilt size: 50-1⁄2×66-1⁄2"