Stylish Summer Quilt Patterns
Think you'll make waves with a nautical-theme crib quilt? Our instructions for easy-to-piece sailboats and appliqué accents ensure smooth sailing.
Stitch up Nine-Patch blocks and combine them with setting squares for an easy checkerboard-style quilt.
Red, White, and Blue Bricks
Make a quick-to-assemble patriotic picnic throw or cozy cottage twin-size bed quilt from your favorite scrappy assortment of red, white, and blue prints.
Using a range of blue and green batiks and prints gives the sense of a deep, impenetrable ocean.
Set your summer table with a 12-block runner that shows your patriotic flair. Reproduction fabrics in red, navy, and cream give the topper a hint of Americana.
Vive la French Country
A tablecloth lends elegance to any outdoor setting. On this inviting tablecloth, charming yellow and blue prints march around a border that looks like French tiles.
Remake a three-color 1940s quilt in your own patriotic prints or solids. Likely made for a member of the armed forces, the vintage quilt features hand quilting in a nautical anchor pattern.
Star Spangled Banner
Top your summer table with this star-studded runner.
An unusual color palette lets you play with contrast when piecing scrappy-looking stars in two colorways.
Red squares add a punch of color to serene blue and white strips.