Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; Learn how your comment data is processed. Anytime. ( Log Out /  This is the only way I can get quilt photos when I am at home by myself, the tripod holds my large iphone, has a stable tripod base that extends to make it quite tall. ( Log Out /  amzn_assoc_design = "enhanced_links"; Please check back soon. “No scrap left behind” is this designer’s motto, and it sure shows in this striking and modern scrappy quilt! I’ve since made a few different variations of this quilt. I get so frustrated reading about ideas on projects I would like to do, only to find that the links are not available to me. Each hexagon can be made up from a color palette. Whether you dig through your scrap stash or mix and match your fabrics, these modern scrap quilts are sure to please. Hopefully you have a quilt or two ready to get finished up before 2020 is gone forever. Sunny in Cal used bright, happy, modern fabrics in a variety of colors. Thank you! Lucy dared to do what I couldn’t, a pantograph and it looks fabulous. This is the Scrappy version of my Snowflake quilt pattern - which includes 2 other versions to make (not counting the many new ways you guys have made this a fun pattern!) Your “Delilah” quilt is gorgeous and proves you can use old stash to make fresh, modern looking patterns. I love how the rainbow of colors really pop against the snowy backdrop and will be a fun one to keep out all winter long - long after the holidays are over. I was so excited by the first few blocks that I barged ahead and finished  my quilt. She also experimented with some fussy cutting. Article by Sarah Terry. High Tea is another one that’s great for those precious scraps you really want to highlight and show off. amzn_assoc_tracking_id = "modernhandcra-20"; So I decided to finish it, adding the log cabin borders (their edges are inexpertly satin stitched). September 14, 2017 By Emily Dennis & filed under Modern Quilting, Patchwork & Appliqué, Quilting Blog. This quilt is all improv-piecing and really freeing. I made it to hang in the… Skip to content. amzn_assoc_asins = "B07YST1T5Z"; amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; amzn_assoc_region = "US"; If I plan strategically, I can get several quilts finished while it is out. UGH!! Sewing blog. I LOVE modern quilts! It reminds me of a large sampler. Lucy also tamed the scrappiness  by using the same fabric in the repeat elements of the block. I would cut it in groups of three or four of the same blocks and would be switching fabrics from one block to the other until I found a pleasing arrangement. This beautiful scrappy lattice quilt uses larger size scraps. I encourage everyone  to shop their stash, we have treasures waiting to be pieced. I am going to showcase some of the quilts that have come thru my studio in the next few blog posts. It is an honour to be trusted to help finish your quilts, especially when having no contact drop offs. This is the Scrappy version of my Snowflake quilt pattern - which includes 2 other versions to make (not counting the many new ways you guys have made this a fun pattern!) This is one of my MOST useful quilting tools ever, linking below in case you need one for yourself. One of the most popular tutorials on my blog is this Improv Patchwork Forest Trees quilt. I wanted to make one of Jen’s designs but didn’t think I had the right fabric in my stash. That’s a beautiful quilt. Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. 11 Modern Quilt Patterns for you to sew... all easy and free! I love love love Vanessa’s Ombreé lines and this one was the perfect combo for the snowflake quilt. You have a fantastic eye for selecting complementary colours and prints. My Denim Triangles quilt has triangles from over 20 pairs of old jeans that I collected (and also most of my pre-pregnancy jeans). The gray-and-white sashing gives this scrappy four-patch quilt a modern feel. Sew them, quilt them, gift them, keep them... there will never be enough! These two blocks are the same just different colours and colour placements. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Above is an accidental snap I got while trying to wrestle my quilt in the snow! How cool is this scrappy quilt map of the U.S. by Simple Love Quilts?! This scrappy hexagon quilt makes me want to start sorting my scraps by color just so I can pull from them to make these blocks. Hi! Great page… but none of the links work. I am going to showcase some of the quilts that have come thru my studio in the next few blog posts. Recently I made my first "Jen Kingswell" quilt design. amzn_assoc_region = "US"; These scrappy modern quilts will have you digging through your scrap stash in no time! Amanda Murphy Design, Blend Fabrics, Benartex, quilting, quilts, Modern Holiday, Color Essentials, C&T Publishing, Craftsy, machine embroidery. :(. This is the perfect scrap quilt since each square is made up of a small scrap of fabric. Amanda’s blog. It is amazing  how different her colour pallet is from mine. amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; Your personal data will be used to support your experience throughout this website, to manage access to your account, and for other purposes described in our privacy policy. Just take me to front page, Enter in your email and password to create a FREE account. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; Scrappy Gal Quilt Co. My Longarm Quilting Journey.