This book shows the 18 top winners from the national quilt museums annual new quilts from an old favorite contest. How to strip piece ninepatch 9 patch quilt blocks new quilters. Nine patch blocks are comprised of nine units, laid out in three rows of three patches. From fractured nine patch quilt blocks to disappearing nine patch quilt patterns, our collection of free nine patch quilt patterns will keep you coming back for more quilting fun. Nine patch quilt block tutorial simple simon and company. I am relatively new to quilting and while my piecing skills are getting good, i am always at a loss when it comes to how to quilt a piece. Especially appropriate use for a collection 1930s era fabrics.
This quilt is the perfect example of a scrapbusting ninepatch quilt. Jan 09, 2017 a ninepatch quilt is a great way to turn those scraps into something beautiful. New quilts from an old favorite enjoy this popular patchwork layout in 18 stunning, oneofakind quilts. Our mission is to sell good quilting quality fabrics at reasonable prices. The perfect place to use this is a quilt made of nothing but nine patches, set edge to edge, with no sashing. Uneven nine patch block tutorial today i am making a small lap quilt. There are many, many nine patch style quilt blocks. Eggplant and okra is my favorite quilt from my first book, grapefruit juice and sugar. Find nine patch quilt blocks, free quilting patterns, and more in this collection of nine patch mustsees. New quilts from an old favorite this international contest organized by the national quilt museum challenges quiltmakers to create an innovative quilt based on a specific traditional pattern. Use quilting to draw the eye to the center of the block. As founder of the scraptherapy program, she lectures and teaches cutting.
Patchwork inspired patterns by antique quilts with nancy. It is entirely hand pieced with vintage dress fabrics no feedsacks, and measures a generous 68 x 86 with finished squares measuring 1. See more ideas about nine patch quilt, 9 patch quilt and patch quilt. Find these easy 4patch quilts, and six additional quilts, in the new changeup patchwork book and dvd or in the changeup patchwork starter set. Nine patch quilt patterns can be made into tiny miniquilts or a gorgeous kingsize bedspread.
Quilt it more nine patch favorites 2006 dollyxxrags on. I think this makes a beautiful quilt for a man thats my plan. A friend made the nine patches, and gave them to me. Favequilts is a website that offers hundreds of modern and traditional free quilt patterns, tutorials, and tips for quilting techniques.
See more ideas about nine patch quilt, patch quilt and quilts. Quilt it more nine patch favorites 17 easy to make projects. The national quilt museums annual new quilts from an old favorite contest brings out the best in creativity from todays quiltmakers. Both can be simple or challenging, depending on the number of pieces in each quilt patch. Its also a great goto pattern for comfort quilts, as it goes together really quickly. I was thinking of doing something for the national quilt museums nine patch exhibition, so maybe inspiration will percolate through my mindless sewing and watching of old movies. The book is long out of print, but the quilts live on. Using the design potential of the traditional ninepatch as a starting point, quilters apply their own creative talents to create a oneofakind quilt that best expresses their interpretation of this muchloved block.
First, before i get too far along, in the last newsletter, i mentioned something about using the waste threads from my ornaments as bird nesting material. You can start with the basic quilting methods as the foundation you build upon. The nine patch block had to be used in the quilts for this contest. Quilting community aqs authors american quilters society. One of the most consistently eyecatching and allaround fun series of quilt patterns out there are nine patch quilt patterns. This simple pattern is a firsttime quilters dream, and there are many guides and videos to get a beginner started in the right direction. I machine quilted it in a diagonal grid and echo quilted around the applique. Learn how to make the essential ninepatch quilt block with easy strip piecing. Though the nine patch has been around for ages, this book puts a fresh face on our old. Disappearing nine patch quilt block october 2016 block of.
Alternate your light and dark nine patch squares if you want, or use all the same, either will make a pretty quilt. Magazine is in good condition with no tears or stains. This will give me some ideas of things to practice on and where to start to design for my own quilts. Then each of the winning quilts is shown with information on the person that designed and made the quilt. The traditional ninepatch was a little busy for me, but add some sashing and. Winners of the contest traditionally include quilts from many different u. To watch sewing with nancy on your ipad, ipod touch, or iphone, download the app.
Start with strips and end up with two different coordinating 9patch blocks. When i first started quilting, i thought the disappearing ninepatch block was like magic. Machine quilting ideas for a nine patch quilt our pastimes. The subunits should be the same width as the original strips. Announcing the new new quilts from an old favorite 2022. The third episode features the basics for stitching the traditional 9patch block. Try these patterns to create truly stunning and easy quilts. Joan ford is the owner of hummingbird highway in syracuse, new york. Nine patch new quilts from an old favorite edited by linda baxter lasco. Nine patch fabrics, your source for quilting supplies and fabric were a familyrun site for quilt lovers. This scrappy quilt top was purchased last year on ebay. Shelley hawkins grew up in a creative environment at her parents sewing store.
Quilters nine patch 384 arthur street south, elmira, ontario n3b 2p4 rated 4. I will definitely be making some more for another project. Machine quilting is ideal for a nine patch quilt because this design uses straight and simple lines. Our focus is on wide backing, strips, and other precut fabrics. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Nine patch new quilts from an old favorite lasco, linda b. Get a fresh burst of spring with these original interpretations of the traditional sunflower block.
The random winner of a copy of the doodle stitching book, from nancys notions, is susan berg. With different fabrics it could be for any occasion. Traditionally, ninepatch designs have been limited to geometric compositions, but by slightly altering the 9 basic building blocks, it is possible to make recognizable images such as flowers, birds, sailboats and several others as shown in the 7 quilts and 2 pillows in this book. As you can see, my camera was askew on the first one, but it also had very irregular edges. While the ninepatch is a very simple block, it is also a block type that describes the style of the construction.
New quilts from an old favorite the national quilt museum. Love old quilts good idea for my leftover triple fourpatch blocks. She credits her skills to the infinite inspiration she received while working as an associate editor in the book division of american quilters society. The most common patchwork quilt material is cotton. Traditional nine patch quilts are fun, but theres something magical about. Im going to show you the total cheater way that i make them a nine patch quilt block is exactly what they name implies that they areone block made out of 9 smaller blocks. The disappearing nine patch quilt block aka tossed nine patch quilt block is a must have in your sewing arsenal. Thank you to our gift sponsor, martingale pressthat patchwork place. At a favorite spot ray odell spends many pleasant hours piecing quilts she will later quilt. The book was all about my grandmothers kc star pattern collection and the quilts she never got to make from them. See more ideas about patch quilt, nine patch quilt and quilts. Otherwise, im going to string piece blocks using these strips.
I picked nine of her collected patterns and made my versions of them. Making nine patch quilt blocks is as easy using just two squares. A quilt top made of nine patch blocks, whether basic or complex, may vary from the very simple to extremely complex, both in the geometry as well as the colorplay. Using the design potential of the traditional nine patch as a starting point. Enjoy this popular patchwork layout in 18 stunning, oneofakind quilts. Did you scroll all this way to get facts about patchwork quilt. The open center is perfect for showcasing applique. Using the design potential of the traditional ninepatch as a starting point, quilters apply their own creative talents to create a oneofakind quilt that best expresses their interpretation of this much. When i wasnt celebrating holidays with family and friends, i set aside some time to work on projects. The third episode features the basics for stitching the traditional 9 patch block. Lasco 2015, paperback, illustrated at the best online prices at ebay. Old favorites new classica patterns for all skill levels. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. After some serious thinking and tweaking of the guidelines, we are ready to invite quilters from around the world to enter their.
Apr 07, 2015 nine patch new quilts from an old favorite lasco, linda b. On the left are alternating nine patch blocks, and on the right they are all mostly dark nine patch blocks the inner border on these quilts were cut at two inches, and the outer borders are 4 inches. From the nine patch pattern new patterns and names were derived such as improved. Nine patch quilt blocks are numerous and likewise, the sister block type the uneven nine patch. Share your favorite vintage inspired quilt pattern in the comments for a chance to win a copy of patchwork inspired patterns by antique quilts. Especially appropriate use for a collection era fabrics.
Jan 11, 2018 eggplant and okra is my favorite quilt from my first book, grapefruit juice and sugar. Find these easy 4 patch quilts, and six additional quilts, in the new changeup patchwork book and dvd or in the changeup patchwork starter set. I got the pattern from one of my favorite easy quilt books, judy sisneros 9patch pizzazz. Quilting the ninepatch is one of the easiest and bestloved quilt blocks ever made. Jun 06, 2014 otherwise, im going to string piece blocks using these strips. Nov 05, 2016 uneven nine patch quilt pattern antique style you may remember i posted these blocks. Nine patch contest sponsored by moda fabrics and janome america, inc. The random winner of a copy of the doodle stitching book, from nancys notions, is. I like the combination of quilting and tying as it seems kind of oldfashioned in a new way. I really like the random selection of prints and colors and, although i have spent a fair amount of time looking at this top, i have not discovered any rules that the maker followed when designing her. New quilts from an old favorite linda baxter lasco on. Nine patch new quilts from an old favorite by linda b. From fabric selection, hand and machine sewing, basting, and binding, were here to help in your quilting endeavors from beginning to end.
And today i want to show you how to make one of my favorite quilt blocks, the nine patch. Get the best deals on nine patch collectible quilts when you shop the largest online. Learn how to make a perfect nine patch quilt block the. A quilt top made of ninepatch blocks, whether basic or complex, may vary from the very simple to extremely complex, both in the geometry as well as the colorplay. Some old, some new, and some fall somewhere in between. These next ones probably would be classified as art quilts. Learn how to sew, applique, make quilt blocks, or find quilt patterns of all types, sizes, and skill levels. New handmade twin size square patchwork quiltred blue and multicolors nice. Every year the quilt museum has a contest about new quilts from old favorites.
This block can be done, start to finish in 15 minutes meaning a full size quilt can be done in about three hours. Using the design potential of the traditional ninepatch as a starting point. This one was a long time in the making, but it is one of my favorites. Here are the rest of the quilts that really caught my eye at vqf. Using the design potential of the traditional ninepatch as a starting point, quilters apply their own creative talents to create a oneofakind quilt that best. Nine patch free quilt block patterns patchwork square. The book explains the history of the nine patch block. However, there are many ideas for machine quilting that will add beauty to the nine patch design. I judge mainly on innovative or attractive overall design. Jo morton quilt from martingale book jos little favorites fall quilts, scrappy quilts, mini.
Feature your favorite layer cake and make a speedy quilt with this pattern. New quilts from new quilts from an old favorite an old favorite previous themes 1994 double wedding ring 1995 log cabin 1996 ohio star 1997 mariners compass 1998 pineapple 1999 kaleidoscope 2000 storm at sea 2001 bears paw 2002 tumbling block 2003 feathered star 2004 monkey wrench 2005 seven sisters 2006 dresden plate 2007 rose of sharon. This is a sweet little technique for making nine patch quilt blocks two at a timea positive dark squares in the corners and a negative light squares in the cornersfrom two squares of fabric. Jun 24, 2015 when i first started quilting, i thought the disappearing ninepatch block was like magic. Traditional nine patch quilts are fun, but theres something magical about disappearing nine patch quilts. While the nine patch is a very simple block, it is also a block type that describes the style of the construction. Before i knew anything about modern fabric or designers, i found a flea market fancy 6 charm pack at my very traditional lqs and got to work.
The national quilt museum s annual new quilts from an old favorite contest brings out the best in creativity from todays quiltmakers. Flossies four patch is a quilt pattern that is easy to piece and machine appliqued. Jan 03, 2019 when i wasnt celebrating holidays with family and friends, i set aside some time to work on projects. A ninepatch quilt is a great way to turn those scraps into something beautiful.
Patchwork quilt patterns barn quilt patterns pattern blocks patchwork ideas barn quilt designs quilting designs star quilt blocks sampler quilts patch quilt to help you create your own 50 state quilt blocks, weve assembled a list of 50 free state block patterns we think youll enjoy. Uneven nine patch quilt pattern antique style you may remember i posted these blocks. The quilts selected as finalists make up theexhibition at the national quilt museum and. Hand quilted nine patch love the rectangle w cream in the patch and white in the square and border subtle contrast ladeeda quilts variation nine patch quilt more modern look with repro vintage fabrics sewing block quilts hand quilted nine patch the nine patch is one of my favorite blocks different 9 patch. The picture at the bottom is my cat inspecting her new favorite quilt. Mar 09, 2015 and today i want to show you how to make one of my favorite quilt blocks, the nine patch. Linda baxter lasco, new quilts from an old favorite. Photos of the five winning quilts in the new quilts from an old favorite 2015.861 331 261 1335 177 1195 345 295 1348 293 731 1320 842 896 508 1094 1197 800 940 860 1305 334 490 563 1454 620 1218 21 836 384 398 374