Here at Quilting Daily, we love taking new approaches to tried-and-true techniques, which is why we’re thrilled to present this collection of contemporary patchwork quilt projects, How to Make a Patchwork Quilt: 6 Free Designs for Handmade Patchwork Quilts using Jelly Rolls, Strip Quilting, and More. Our latest free eBook contains ideas and patterns for six small handmade patchwork quilts, pieced together using materials ranging from modern fabrics gathered from your stash or purchased in precut jelly rolls to discarded clothing.
Malka Dubrawsky shares three small patchwork patterns that take an innovative spin on the traditional methods of hexagon and log cabin piecing, as well as strip piecing.
Those of you who enjoy recycling older fabrics into your contemporary quilts will want to check out Jeannie Palmer Moore’s original method for how to make a patchwork quilt using neckties.
And if you have any old quilts hanging around that you want to put your own personal modern patchwork stamp on, Annette Morgan offers her advice on how to rework them with surface design, cutting, and patchwork quilt piecing.
Finally, if you’ve been admiring those yummy precut jelly rolls wondering how you can make a delicious modern patchwork quilt out of them, Aimee Raymond shows you how with her Stacked Coins patchwork quilt.
So whatever your fabric preference and whatever type of patchwork quilting intrigues you most, you’re sure to find something in these free patchwork patterns that inspires you.
It’s time to break into your stash and start sewing some handmade patchwork quilts with How to Make a Patchwork Quilt: 6 Free Designs for Handmade Patchwork Quilts using Jelly Rolls, Strip Quilting, and More!