Your Favorite Patterns from 2016
Top Bed Quilt: Red, White, and Blue Bricks
Make a quick-to-assemble patriotic picnic throw or cozy cottage twin-size bed quilt from your favorite scrappy assortment of red, white, and blue prints.
Top Baby Quilt: Around the Block
Show off polka dots of all colors and sizes in a super-size Log Cabin block.
Top Quilt Throw: Big Block Style
For a throw with maximum impact made in a minimum amount of time, try this quilt made of simple squares.
Top Wall Quilt: Paisley Squares & Bars
Here's a two-block treat that's great for beginners. A mix of squares and rectangles, this geometric beauty proves that sometimes simple is best.
Top Table Topper: Pop of Poinsettia
Set a more neutral holiday table with a runner sporting a background of cream and black. A poinsettia adds a pop of red, creating a festive focal point.
Top Bag Pattern: Pick-a-Pocket Purse
A simple bag cleverly incorporates six outer pockets for everyday necessities. The sew-simple trick is that the pockets are formed when the straps are sewn on the bag pieces.
Top Pillow Pattern: Another Angle Pillow
Solids and bright prints are a fresh way to showcase 90° triangles in this contemporary pillow.
Top Pincushion Pattern: Petal Pincushion Stacks
These quick-to-make pincushions are cute enough to give individually or as a towering set of three.
Top Gift Pattern: Craft and Carry
Make a gift of wine or other food item more memorable by creating pretty fabric packaging.
Top Winter Pattern: Snowflakes Wall Hanging
In an entryway or on the front door, this wintry wall hanging celebrates the frosty season.
Top Spring Pattern: Lemon Bars
Simple squares and rectangles combine with sashing to create a quick-to-finish springtime maze.
Top Summer Pattern: Blue Jeans Quilt
Recycle your old blue jeans into an easy, pieced throw.
Top Fall Pattern: Table Runner and Pumpkins
Stitch a fall theme table runner and trio of stuffed pumpkins for the perfect autumn table decorations.
Top Halloween Pattern: Harvest Rows
Halloween hues and striped sashing set the tone for a scrappy quilt composed of vertical strips.
Top Christmas Pattern: Festival of Trees
Fresh and funky shades of lemon yellow and lime green, along with jewel-tone decorations, make this a contemporary version of "O Tannenbaum."
Top Batik Pattern: Splashes of Color
Use batiks in this quick-to-sew bed-size quilt! Delicious sherbet-tone batiks are its foundation, but pretty coordinating prints fit right in for a softer touch.
Top Appliqué Pattern: Midnight Blooms Quilt
Metallic glints in the Asian-inspired fabrics add subtle sparkle to this throw-size quilt, which combines fusible appliqué with three sizes of hourglass blocks.
Top Wool Pattern: Folk Art Quilts
Make one–or all three–of these felted wool-and-scrap fabric creations to decorate your home or to give as gifts.