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Skiathos

Skiathos

This quilt was inspired by a bar on the Greek island of Skiathos....

MYoD - Week 02 - selun

MYoD - Week 02 - selun

User name of the quilter: Selun

Name of the exercise: Everything but 90° (calendar week 02)

Lighthouse Quilt

Lighthouse Quilt

With lighthouses featuring prominently in Jutta’s travel diary “Great Lakes 2005”, it was inevitable that sooner or later we would publish a lighthouse quilt project on Quilt around the World. And here it is!

Rot-Weiss

Rot-Weiss

Red and white quilts have been popular for centuries. Very often associated with the New England states, they offer stark contrasts and clearly defined geometrics while projecting warmth and tradition...

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Download for the Easy Denim Cushion

The Easy Denim Cushion

Yippee! The first Quilt around the World pattern is also available as PDF download... (04 September 2011)

Anpfiff (Kick-off)

Anpfiff (Kick-off)

It wouldn’t be exaggerated to call Germany a football (soccer) crazy country. When there is a major tournament, such as World or European Championships, social intercourse seems to stop for the duration. It is no longer possible to meet with friends or to get seats in your favourite Biergarten unless it doesn’t have a huge screen for the football fans to glue their eyes to.

... As Germany is host to the ladies’ 2011 Football World Championship, we thought it only right to honour all football playing women with this large-sized felt bag resembling a football pitch... (27 June 2011)

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Firmament Block

Firmament Block

The Firmament block is neither complicated nor difficult to sew. It just has a lot of pieces (a total of 68 and all triangles with exception of the four black squares) which makes it perfect for very scrappy quilts. You can place scraps entirely at random, but we suggest that you help "coincidence" along a little to prevent scraps of similar colours congregating. Such colour blobs tend to stick out in a scrap quilt which is otherwise uniform in its diversity... (14 June 2011)

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Firmament

Firmament

The design for the Firmament quilt was created during a particularly boring meeting at one of our former employers which, as usual, didn’t have any useful outcome. Except of course the Firmament blocks and quilt setting!

The quilt block and the quilt are wonderful for using up a huge quantity of scraps. This version of the quilt uses up a total of 1,288 multicoloured half square triangles, 912 background half square triangles and 240 half square triangles and 148 squares in black... (12 June 2011)

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The Easy Denim Cushion

Easy Denim Cushion

The Easy Denim Cushion is the result of a very spontaneous brainwave connected with an old Denim shirt and the lack of a zipper... (27 April 2011)

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