Vortex String Quilt Tutorial
Inject some bright and bold color into your next quilt project with this simple string quilt that's perfect for using up your fabric scraps. This Vortex String Quilt Tutorial breaks down the basics of making a string block.
Petunia Strings Quilt Tutorial
Make a truly stunning quilt using simple string piecing with this quilt tutorial that's ideal for showing off beautiful batik prints. This Petunia Strings Quilt Tutorial shows you how to piece together easy string quilt blocks that you can then trans
English Paper Piecing Made Easy
This new starter pack helps new and experienced English Paper Piecers save time cutting. The set comes with a GO! Me® fabric cutter, 10 GO!® dies, cutting mats, a free pattern book and more! Save $90 plus get free shipping through 11/30 with code TRYEPP. [Sponsored by @AccuQuilt]
Chrysanthemum Mini Quilt Pattern
<strong>From the Blogger: </strong>"The Chrysanthemum Mini Quilt Pattern is a paper pieced mini pattern and it finishes at around 14" square. It's a quick and easy quilt to piece, so you have plenty of time to sew one (...) I choose a scrappy palette of blues, purples and burgundies for this quilt, and I chose this combination because it represents the favorite colours of all the wonderful mothers/nans in my life. I've included a colouring sheet in the PDF pattern, so you can play around…
Roaring Deer Quilt Block
Add a touch of the wild woods to your home or quilt patterns when you download this free paper piecing block pattern. The Roaring Deer Quilt Block features a majestic deer and comes with a downloadable template. Not for quilters who are brand new to paper piecing, this free pattern is a true work of art and is completely stunning on its own. You can easily add this block to a nature quilt or size up the block pattern to make a wallhanging. This would make a great Christmas decoration, as…
Tree at Sunset Quilt Block
The Tree at Sunset Quilt block can be a mesmerizing addition to your next quilting project. While the tri-colored shades of the background make a lovely orange-purple color scheme, the textured patterns of the leaves and bark really make this scrap quilt block come to life. These paper pieced patterns are almost too simple to learn for how good the finished quilt block will turn out. Try adding them to a spring or summer-themed throw to cozy up to when the sun starts going down.
Paper Pieced String Quilt Block
Quilting can't get any easier than these Paper Pieced String Quilt Blocks! Cut your leftover fabrics into strips, then piece them onto pieces of paper, overlapping each strip until you have covered the whole square for a no fuss string quilt pattern. If you use a white strip at the center of each block, you can create a lattice pattern in the final quilt layout.
Diamond Totem Quilt Pattern
Create a gorgeous diamond quilt that uses easy paper piecing with this free throw quilt pattern inspired by the American Southwest. This Diamond Totem Quilt Pattern is a beautiful design that uses paper piecing to create precise diamonds and uses colorful in prints in shades of yellow, teal, and burnt orange. A great choice for traditional paper piecing or foundation paper piecing, this free quilt pattern comes with a printable sheet of piecing instructions, as well as a quilt diagram and…
Paper Pieced Christmas Tree Block
Paper piecing has never been more fun than with this Paper Pieced Christmas Tree Block. Quilt block patterns are a great way to get into the mood for Christmas.
"Summer Camp days are filled with the unexpected and this scrappy quilt is designed to bring a cheerful surprise to any overnighter. Have an unused jelly roll in your stash? Got a lot of 2 ½ inch squares already cut out? This pattern is your answer to stash busting. You can quickly sew together 2 ½ inch squares to create 10 inch blocks. The green and navy cornerstone squares and borders unify the quilt and remind us of night skies and northern lights. Your little camper or your porch swing…
English Paper Piecing 101
With its long history, strange name, and fascinating but stunning finished results, English paper piecing can seem like a foreign world to some quilters. But in this guide to English paper piecing 101, you'll learn that even the most complex paper piecing projects are really a breeze to quilt!<br /> <br /> We've put together two <a href="https://www.favequilts.com/Techniques-and-Videos" target="_blank">video tutorials</a> below to get you started on your paper piecing journey: <ul> <li><a…
"Spring is almost here and bunnies are everywhere! Sandy at Gray Barn Designs caught one bunny crunching his way through a carrot stash! Make this charming paper pieced table topper using your stash of scraps! Sandy had plenty of orange, green and white scraps in her stash and created this project in a weekend. You’ll smile all the way through this project whether you decide to make a table topper, a mini wall hanging or possibly a pillow. If you are new to paper piecing, this is the perfect…
20+ English Paper Piecing Patterns and Tutorials
Though some styles of quilting can be more complex than others, the time and love you put into your masterpiece makes the finished product all the more rewarding.<br /> <br /> With these 20+ English Paper Piecing Patterns and Tutorials, everyone from beginners to veterans can try their hand at these lovely and intricate <a href="http://www.favequilts.com/tag/Paper-Piecing-Patterns" target="_blank">paper piecing projects</a>.<br /> <br /> Of course, this type of quilting takes a degree of…
Flamingo Paper Piecing Quilt Block
"This paper piecing pattern is great for the flamingo lover! The intricate pattern can be printed and pieced in just a short time. Paper piecing is a great way to create intricate images in your quilt blocks. This is an easy pattern but not best for those who are brand new to paper piecing. This flamingo is a great scrap buster. I recommend using EZ print quilt sheets when paper piecing to get a gorgeous finished project."
What is English Paper Piecing? + 10 Free Patterns
English paper piecing is the use of paper templates to create quilting designs. You can either make the piecing templates yourself or buy packages of the shapes you want to use as well as pattern kits that contain everything you need. English paper piecing often uses simple geometric and common shapes, such as hexagons and diamonds.<br /> <br /> There are two main methods for English paper piecing: using templates or fussy cutting. We will explain both ways to EPP on our page below. We will…
20+ English Paper Piecing Patterns and Tutorials
These English paper piecing patterns and tutorials will excite quilters of all skill levels. If you have never paper pieced, then you will find tutorials to show you this popular English version. If you know what you're doing, then you will still find incredible ideas to try with your next project.