Give your home unbeatable character in just one weekend. These home projects offer quick, impactful solutions to fill your indoor and outdoor spaces with style and function. Whether you seek easy landscaping plans, curb appeal projects, or budget decorating ideas, these hand-picked updates are designed to bring out your inner weekend warrior.See More
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.
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.
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.
Show off needle-turn applique skills on an elegant throw. Subtle shifts in color mean the Parisian-inspired motifs are nearly hidden.
Make over a room with a pieced quilt in flirty florals and dainty checks. Finish it with pretty prairie points.
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.
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.
This classic quilt uses contemporary methods of fusible applique and machine-blanket-stitching, giving the project a casual folk art style.
Simply sewn strip-piecing brings this wintry bed-size quilt together quickly.
Turn old blue jeans into a casual quilt. It's ideal for lazy Saturdays outside.
A pretty paisley print surrounds a center of pinwheels framed with foundation-pieced sashing.
Combine vibrant polka dot prints to make a rainbow throw. This project is great for using up fabric scraps.
Combine primary-color vintage reproduction prints in the classic basket block, for a timeless throw.
Low-contrast, neutral-tone frames make each leaf in this quilt stand out, creating the appearance of falling autumn leaves.
A fussy-cut floral print fills block centers in this elegant quilt design.
Just three rows of pieced blocks means this quilt comes together quickly. Soft flannel florals give it a romantic feel.
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.
A mixture of warm and cozy flannels creates this wintry quilt, perfect for cuddling up under while in front of the fire.
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.
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.
Combine red, green, and pink with a range of neutrals for a pastel color scheme with softness.
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.