Quilt Alongs

Learn to make a complete quilt from start to finish including cutting, piecing, basting, machine quilting and binding. Scroll down to find your favorite quilt and click the link for each set of posts.

Beaded Lanterns – Shared over on the BERNINA Blog

This quilt along will be shared on the BERNINA blog at We all Sew.

Beaded Lanterns Quilt Along

Dot N Dash

Grab 1 jelly roll of your favorite prints + 3 yards of background and you’re all set to begin! The pattern is available in my book Piece and Quilt with Precuts.

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Dot n Dash Quilt Along

Squiggles

This is the perfect quilt if you need a fast finish! The pattern is included in my book Piece and Quilt with Precuts. It can be made from 5″ charms or 10″ squares + the background fabric. I remade the version below from my first fabric line, Modern Marks from Benartex.

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Squiggles by Christa Watson

Simple Strips

Make a quick and easy jelly roll quilt and finish it completely by machine! The tutorials were originally shared on the BERNINA blog at We All Sew.

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Super Simple Strips QAL

Facets

Quilt Along with the most popular design from my book, Machine Quilting with Style. Choose your favorite solids or prints and make your own fabric to create a truly one-of-a-kind quilt!

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Modern Trees

Modern Trees is my attempt at updating a traditional Christmas wallhanging I made over 10 years ago. I designed it to use the tri recs ruler set and it looks great in solids or prints.

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Modern Trees

Abacus

Abacus is an original modern design featuring Kona solids and modern machine quilting. It’s the perfect size for a wallhanging or baby quilt! PDF pattern available for sale here.

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Abacus-Finished-for-Blog

Hugs ‘n Kisses

Whether you like hugs, kisses or both, you can customize it to make it your own!

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Hugs 'n Kisses

Sea of Squares

Inspired by Moda precuts, this easy to piece design is fun to quilt! I’ve updated this design, renamed it and turned it into a free pattern showcasing my first fabric line from Benartex.

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Click here to get the updated free pattern “Rainbow Taffy” featuring Modern Marks

Sea of Squares, 51" x 58"

Charming Chevrons

My first modern quilt and the design that kicked off my professional quilting career.

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Click here for the Charming Chevrons Quilt Along

Charming Chevrons

Baby Bricks

See how different a quilt can look depending on the fabrics and quilting.

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Baby Bricks

The Jolly Jelly Roll Quilt

With a Jelly Roll and a yard of fabric, you can whip up this sassy quilt in no time at all!

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Jolly Jelly Roll Quilt

String of Pearls

Showcase your favorite fabrics with this modern, graphic design!

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Click here for the String of Pearls Quilt Along

String of Pearls

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All of these patterns are my original ideas and designs. However, since I love to share, I encourage you to make these quilts, love them, and share them.

Please don’t print off the patterns to sell as they are protected under copyright.

If you would like to teach any of these patterns as a class, please contact me directly for permission and wholesale pattern inquiries.