© 2016 Rachel McDaniel Hayes

Easy Quilt for Beginners

August 6, 2017

I was inspired by Pinterest to come up with some kind of easy quilt pattern for our Threads of Love quilting group at our church.  We have a new session coming up in a couple of weeks and I was asked to lead this one.  I don't think you can get any easier than this one.

 The size makes it nice for a toddler or baby quilt, a wall hanging, a table topper, or a smallish sized lap quilt.  It measured out at 40x52 or 41x53 including the binding.

 I used all scraps on this blue/teal one, so I did have to piece the back.

 Stripe bindings are my favorite.  I love how it adds something a little special to a quilt.

I quilted the above with the Floriana pantograph.

 I made another one to show the group what it would look like with grey for the background.  This was for a friend as a dining room table topper.  I attempted to use the colors she has in her dining room.

Again, made mostly from scraps although I did purchase two fat quarters for this one. 

 Used the Filagree pantograph on this one.

 

 

 Another striped binding.

 

 

 

 If you need a quick and easy quilt for yourself or a gift this is perfect.  Here is a link to the pattern.

 

 

Please reload

Please reload

Archive

October 26, 2019

August 9, 2019

June 25, 2019

January 6, 2019

December 29, 2018

September 17, 2018

Please reload

Recent Posts