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"Off the Grid" Sliced Nine Patch Quilt. I'm so excited to be back for my second Moda Bake Shop tutorial!

"Off the Grid" Sliced Nine Patch Quilt

This time I'll share a quick and easy quilt pattern featuring my variation on the classic 9-patch block. Finishing out at approximately 50" square, this quilt would make a great lap quilt, baby quilt, or dorm room quilt to send off to your favorite college student. If you're inspired, maybe you can even whip one up this week for your Valentine! 2 charm packs (Note: you will need a total of 81 charm squares. My two charm packs of MoMo's "Wonderland" line only yielded 80 squares, so I cut my final square from my backing fabric.) 1 honey bun of the same line 3 yards of a coordinating backing fabric 1 yard of a coordinating binding fabric Step 1: Separate out your charm squares into nine groups of 9.

NOTE: all of the squares will be cut down further in later steps except for the center square of each 9-patch. Stacked Coins Baby Quilt. 2 charm packs-Soiree by Lila Tueller 1 1/2 yards white fabric for sashing/borders 1/2 yard fabric for binding 1 1/2 yards of fabric for backing batting that measures 44″ x 55″ quilting thread please note: 1/4″ seams are used throughout this project.

Stacked Coins Baby Quilt

Cut each charm in half. This will yield 144 “coins”. Hopscotch Quilt - Make a Baby Quilt or Toddler Quilt. Finishing at 40-1/2" x 48-1/2", this easy baby quilt pattern is a bit larger than a typical crib quilt, so it can also be used as a lap quilt or a quilt for a toddler.

Hopscotch Quilt - Make a Baby Quilt or Toddler Quilt

The layout shown is one option for the blocks -- you'll find another on page 3. There are no triangles in this quilt, and that means you'll work with patches cut along the fabric's sturdier straight grains. The quilt shown is monochromatic -- sewn in all blues. Choose entirely different fabrics to change its appearance. Finished block size: 8" x 8" Quilting Fabrics & Other Materials Medium blue: 1 yard Dark blue: 3/4 yard. Pattern: Hide and Seek. Designed by Theresa Eisinger and sewn by Pamela Thomas.

Pattern: Hide and Seek

This super simple quilt is great for sharing the art of quiltmaking with a child. See Teaching Kids To Quilt for tips on quilting with children, and for more detailed instructions on each step of the quiltmaking process, see our Basic Lessons. This Hide and Seek pattern is also a popular project for charity events. Easy-to-cut patches go together quickly to make two basic blocks. Machine quilting makes it a snap to stitch up quick. Cutting the Patches Refer to the yardage box for appropriate fabric and yardages. From the pink print, cut the border strips parallel to the selvedges; then cut the A patches. If your fabric for the B patches is one-directional, cut 18 B's horizontally and 17 B's vertically.

Dimensions of diagrammed patch include seam allowances. Making the Blocks Sew fabrics right sides together with 1/4" seam allowances. After each seam is sewn, press the seam allowances as shown in the corresponding diagram. Quick-Pieced Half-Square Triangles. There are many methods used for piecing quarter-square triangle units , without handling the stretchy bias edges of individual triangles.

Quick-Pieced Half-Square Triangles

The method you select will depend on the number of units you need to create and the color combinations you require. This "quick-piecing quarter-square triangle method " is a good choice whenever you're making a scrap quilt or need just a few units in specific color combinations. And, it avoids handling the stretchy bias edges of the fabric, giving you a more "accurate" result! Follow these -- step-by-step instructions : Cut squares from contrasting (light and dark) fabrics.

So far, you've learnt how to make half-square triangle units using various methods. Now, all you need to know it is how to calculate the measurement of the starting squares to ensure your finished quarter-square triangle unit is the correct size. Click Here for "Quarter-Square Triangle" Calculation Instructions! Take a look at other "expert" hints and tips available at PNQ Online! P.s. i quilt: disappearing 9-patch tutorial. {the SUPER easy way.} So what makes it SUPER easy???

p.s. i quilt: disappearing 9-patch tutorial. {the SUPER easy way.}

Well it's made with a charm all the precutting hassle is not there.yayyy!!! Note to add: for those that don't know...a charm pack consist of 5" x 5" precut squares of moda CAN follow this tutorial using your own fabrics cut at 5" x 5" squares. i'm using hartfield by barbara brackman. {it has 30 charms.} lay out 9 different charms that you like together. sew the 1st row. pressing seams to the the 2nd row. pressing seams to the left.and then sew the 3rd row. pressing seams to the right again.