How to Make Patchwork Quilts: 24 Creative Patterns
A patchwork quilt is one of those fashionable quilts where pieces of fabrics are sewn together to form a creative design. With winter being around the corner, you must be already keeping your pillows and quilts in place to have a comfortable sleep during the cold nights. If you are passionate about stitching and designing, then you should try your hands at these lovely quilts. Let us walk through a few tutorials and ideas to acquire knowledge about the art of sewing a patchwork quilt.
If you want to gift your best friend’s newly born boy something special, then nothing could be as unique as this turquoise blue patchwork quilt.
The designs of cars and trees on the fabrics will be a hot favorite with your little boy. You may use colors of pink, red, purple and orange if you are sewing the quilt for your baby girl.
A combination of several fabrics makes your quilt look vibrant and colorful.
If you have your old pairs of denim, then rather than discarding them, turn them into adorable quilts. You may combine shades of dark and light together to create a visual contrast.
If you share a deep bond of attachment with your worn off shirts and do not want to part with them, then turn them into an elite quilt so that they will be with you forever.
Your little princess would be thrilled to the core on getting this cute purple quilt. She would not have to sacrifice her warm quilt for her beautiful doll anymore.
Your king sized bed would have ample space for this big quilt. The combination of green, blue and brown colors, as well as the abstract patterns, add to its ethnicity.
The lovely butterfly appliqué along with the baby pink rim would be perfect enough to keep your little darling warm and cozy in the winter months.
Gift your best pal this beautiful patchwork quilt if she is expecting a baby boy.
Arrange the fabrics from your t-shirt together to make this stunning quilt.
These lovely, hexagon shaped flowers would give an unusual appearance to your quilt.
The printed fabric cut into hexagon shapes would be a perfect match if you intend to design a quilt for your classy bedroom. You may choose the fabrics keeping in mind the color of your walls.
You may appliqué the first letter of your baby’s name.
Interesting Patterns for Patchwork Quilt
This chequered pattern would be apt if you are trying your hands at sewing a patchwork quilt.
You may go for plain colored fabrics without any design if you want to give your quilt an elite appearance.
Your worn out felt sweater would be of great use in making this woolen quilt. In fact, if you are new to sewing then do not go for any other shapes but squares as it will be easier for you to sew.
The light and deep pink squares make a perfect contrast.
The triangular-shaped fabric looks pretty against the white backdrop.
So with the Christmas bells ringing and Santa Claus riding on his sleigh, it is time for you to gear up with your gifts and decorate your home. Begin sewing these magnificently designed quilts to enhance the decor of your room as well as thrill your loved ones with precious gifts.
Published on December 2nd 2015 by Miranda Gibbs