Friday Funday: Free Modern Quilt Patterns

“Stripes and Herringbone Pattern” Free Quilt Pattern designed by Sarah Thomas from Bluprint Textiles for Robert Kaufman

“Good Vibes” Free Quilt Pattern designed by AGF Studio from Live Art Gallery

“Impressions” Free Quilt Pattern designed by AGF Studio from Live Art Gallery




“Swanflower” Free Quilt Pattern designed by Bonnie Christine from Live Art Gallery

“Efflorescent” Free Quilt Pattern designed by AFG Studio from Live Art Gallery

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    Star Power: Evening Star Quilt Block & Evening Star Variation Quilt Block

    Evening Star Quilt Block

    Cutting Requirements for 12″ finished block (precise 1/4″ seam allowance):

    • Blue: Cut TWENTY (20) 1 1/2″ squares.
    • Blue: Cut FOUR (4) 1 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ strips.
    • Blue: Cut FOUR (4) 2 1/4″ squares. Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time. You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square.
    • White: Cut ONE (1) 3 1/2″ square.
    • White: Cut SIXTEEN (16) 1 1/2″ squares.
    • White: Cut FOUR (4) 2″ squares.
    • White: Cut EIGHT (8) 1 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ strips.
    • White: Cut ONE (1) 4 1/4″ square. Then cut the square diagonally, corner-to-corner, TWO (2) times. You will end up with FOUR (4) triangles.

    Evening Star Quilt Block Diagram




    Evening Star Variation Quilt Block

    Cutting Requirements for 12″ finished block (precise 1/4″ seam allowance):

    • Purple: Cut TWENTY-FIVE (25) 1 1/2″ squares.
    • Purple: Cut FOUR (4) 2 1/4″ squares. Then cut the squares diagonally, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time. You will end up with TWO (2) triangles per square.
    • White: Cut TWENTY (20) 1 1/2″ squares.
    • White: Cut FOUR (4) 2″ squares.
    • White: Cut FOUR (4) 3 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ strips.
    • White: Cut ONE (1) 4 1/4″ square. Then cut the square diagonally, corner-to-corner, TWO (2) times. You will end up with FOUR (4) triangles.

    Evening Star Variation Quilt Block Diagram




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      Quilted Kitchen: Irish Chain Quilt Block & Traditional Irish Soda Bread Recipe

      Irish Chain Quilt Block

      Cutting Requirements for 12″ finished block (precise 1/4″ seam allowance):

      • Light Green: Cut EIGHT (8) 2″ squares.
      • Medium Green: Cut EIGHT (8) 2″ squares
      • Dark Green: Cut TWO (2) 3 3/4″ squares. On the back side of each square, draw a diagonal line, corner-to-corner, ONE (1) time.
      • Dark Green: Cut ONE (1) 4 3/4″ square.
      • White: Cut TWO (2) 3 3/4″ squares.
      • White: Cut SIXTEEN (16) 2″ squares.

      Irish Chain Quilt Block Diagram




      Traditional Irish Soda Bread Recipe from Food Network




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