Free Quilt Patterns for Bed-Size Quilts and Throws
Curl up with one of these handmade bed-size quilts and quilted throws. Each project comes with free quilt patterns and step-by-step instructions.
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This 1930s reproduction print looks difficult, but it's not. Its quickly pieced rows are made up of trapezoids. Match the pattern pieces to make hexagons magically appear.
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Easy Quilting Project
This project of 8-1/2-inch squares makes for easy quilting with a huge impact. Bright greens, soft blues, and dark browns allow this quilt to easily transition between seasons.
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Elegant Quilting Project
Show off needle-turn applique skills on an elegant throw. Subtle shifts in color mean the Parisian-inspired motifs are nearly hidden.
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Pretty Pieced Quilt
Make over a room with a pieced quilt in flirty florals and dainty checks. Finish it with pretty prairie points.
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Quick and Easy Quilting Project
Combine batiks and coordinating prints to create this soft, quick-to-sew bed-size quilt. There are no borders to sew, making it even easier.
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Quick Child's Quilt
A large array of fabrics makes this a quilt suited for a kid's room. To personalize the project, use fusible web to applique custom-made initials in the center block.
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Folk Art Quilting Project
This classic quilt uses contemporary methods of fusible applique and machine-blanket-stitching, giving the project a casual folk art style.
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Winter Quilting Project
Simply sewn strip-piecing brings this wintry bed-size quilt together quickly.
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Denim Quilting Project
Turn old blue jeans into a casual quilt. It's ideal for lazy Saturdays outside.
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Fabric Piecing Quilting Project
A pretty paisley print surrounds a center of pinwheels framed with foundation-pieced sashing.
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Combine vibrant polka dot prints to make a rainbow throw. This project is great for using up fabric scraps.
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Basket Block Quilt
Combine primary-color vintage reproduction prints in the classic basket block, for a timeless throw.
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Fall Leaves Quilt
Low-contrast, neutral-tone frames make each leaf in this quilt stand out, creating the appearance of falling autumn leaves.
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Geometric Quilting Project
A fussy-cut floral print fills block centers in this elegant quilt design.
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Romantic Quilting Project
Just three rows of pieced blocks means this quilt comes together quickly. Soft flannel florals give it a romantic feel.
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Retro Quilting Project
Blend retro prints with solid black to create this bold quilt. When making a quilt with busy prints, use a solid sashing fabric to give the eye a place to rest between blocks.
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A mixture of warm and cozy flannels creates this wintry quilt, perfect for cuddling up under while in front of the fire.
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Simple Grid Quilting Project
Bright solid-color squares pop off the gray background in this simple-to-sew grid quilt. The twin-size quilt is a great college gift.
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Easy Hourglass Quilting Project
Made using only squares, this hourglass block quilt makes great use of a selection of coordinated prints. Arrangement doesn't matter. The diagonal seams and darker fabrics in each block will create graphic angles across the quilt top.
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Feminine Quilting Project
Combine red, green, and pink with a range of neutrals for a pastel color scheme with softness.
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Cozy Comforter Quilt
Finish a quilt this weekend: Sew flannel squares into a quilt top, tie the quilt top to batting and backing, then snuggle up under it.