Vintage modern quilts

Collection by Linda Nordstrom

Linda Nordstrom

Charm pack with spiral quilting

Marmalade Squares (Two) pattern by Katie @swimbikequilt and spiral quilting inspired by AmandaJean @ CrazyMomQuilts

Tips For Great Quilt Care – House And Home Review

Lone Star Baby Quilt Tutorial, Part I | WeAllSew

Get prepared to create the Lone Star Baby Quilt in Part I of the Quilt-Along designed by BERNINA Brand Ambassador Amy Smart.

Simple Quilt Blocks

45 free easy quilt patterns perfect quarter square triangle quilt blocks 38 fantastic free quilt block patterns 15 quick quilt patterns easy to make 45 easy quilt patterns for beginners 45 free easy quilt patterns perfect easy quilt block tutorial color. Seaside Squares Lap Quilt Easy Square In BlockSept Dogoodsches A With Images Quilts Quilt […]

Modern Block of the Month (BOM) ~ December Sew-Along « by Alissa Haight Carlton for the Sew,Mama,Sew! Blog

Modern Block of the Month BOM ~ Dec. Sew-Along | Sew Mama Sew

Alissa from Handmade by Alissa shares our December Modern Block of the Month. You can join the sew-along any time!...

Shortcut Quilt: Layer Cake Custard - The Jolly Jabber Quilting Blog

Shortcut Quilt: Layer Cake Custard - The Jolly Jabber Quilting Blog

This quilt is sure to become a favorite! It's a new Shortcut Quilt featuring the Layer Cake Custard FREE Pattern and video tutorial! The Layer Cake Check out the Layer Cake Custard quilt, a new Shortcut Quilt from Fat Quarter Shop using 10" squares!

Pig Pen (also called Housetop or Log Cabin) Quilt //susana allen hunter

Pig Pen (also called Housetop or Log Cabin) Quilt

THF73589 Susana Hunter used a pink plaid cotton flannel blanket for the backing on this quilt. It is visible on the right edge of the quilt, where the backing is brought to the front of the quilt as binding. The top is pieced from cotton prints and solids, woven checks and stripes, novelty print. It was pieced in 1945-1950 and was not filled.

Like a bad penny...

...I always turn up. I can't believe I have blogged since September...sigh. For a while I could have said I had a good reason why I wasn't but that excuse doesn't work seven months later. I've made several attempts at writing a post but its been hard coming back after so long. But anyway...what have I been up to? Well...I'm back in Texas for one. But that's only until the end of the summer and then I'll be making the move to eastern Washington state. I won't bore you with all the details…

In Color Order: Giant Vintage Star Quilt Tutorial

Giant Vintage Star Quilt Tutorial

Giant Vintage Star Quilt Tutorial, a photo by jenib320 on Flickr. As promised, a tutorial for my Giant Vintage Star Quilt. This quilt takes advantage of a single quilt block, super sized! It takes a traditional block, the Starflower block, and makes for a very modern quilt. Perfect for beginner and advanced quilters alike. For more on my process and inspiration, see here. **If you'd rather have this tutorial in downloadable/printed form, check out the Giant Vintage Star Quilt Pattern. It…

Morris Modernized: Hope of Hertfordshire Quilt Pattern

Hope of Hertfordshire 90" x 90" 12" Finished Block 9" Finished Border See the free quilt pattern below. Here's a st...

Downloadable Chevron Quilt Pattern

Chevron 3 Yard Downloadable Quilt Pattern With this economically-priced pattern, you simply take 3, one-yard cuts of fabric plus a few hours and make a beautiful quilt top with binding and borders. The pattern includes an assembly diagram and step-by-step directions that make your cutting and piecing a breeze! Finished size of quilt 46 x 58 inches (114.3 x 160 cm). Tutorials and Blog available at

Modern quilt pattern, Mountain Dawning PDF Quilt Pattern for 2 1/2 inch strips, Delectable Mountains

This quilt finishes at 48 x 48 inches and is an instant download. Mountain Dawning was inspired by a traditional Delectable Mountains pattern - but I wanted to create this version using 2 1/2 strips. The cover quilt is made using an Island Batik Arctic Ice Strip pack and I'm currently working on a version featuring rainbow color batiks! If you want to make this quilt you will need an equal amount of dark and light strips. Not all strip sets can be divided into an even amount, but you can…