Holiday Mini Quilt Blocks Tutorial

Holiday Mini Quilt Blocks Tutorial

Created by: Kristi McDonough of Schnitzel & Boo

The holiday season is upon us! Every year it seems to sneak up just a little bit faster, doesn’t it? Every year, I say I’m going to make something festive for my house and every year I am too busy to do it. This year I decided was going to be different! I knew I had to make something small, something that could be accomplished in small increments, or all

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Sewing 101: Flying Geese 3 Ways

Sewing 101: Flying Geese 3 Ways

Flying geese are an essential quilt block you'll want in your sewing repertoire, and today we're showing you 3 quick and easy methods for sewing flying geese blocks! Did you know that this technique dates back to the 1800s? It can be used in many larger blocks like the Dutchman’s Puzzle and any blocks featuring stars. Or, use them as is to create fun patterns that are graphic and modern!

All of the instructions in this post will produce

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Envelope Pocket Quilt Block

Envelope Pocket Quilt Block

Fall in love with this charming quilt block – an envelope you can fill with valentines, sweet treats and special keepsakes. This project is perfect for seasonal décor, full quilts and wall hangings. You can even change up your fabric choices for office or sewing room decor!

Let's get started!

Supplies Needed:

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Nutcracker Table Runner

Nutcracker Table Runner

Welcome back to our 12 Days of Project series! To view all 12 of our holiday projects, from DIY decor to giftable projects, click here.

When we think of Christmas one of the first things we think of is the Nutcracker. Lisa from @sewwhatyoulove designed this Nutcracker quilt block free pattern and turned it into a festive table runner, and we are in love!

Nutcracker Table Runner

This fun foundation paper piecing pattern can be used for quilts, wall hangings, pillows and more

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Holiday Snowglobe Quilt Block

Holiday Snowglobe Quilt Block

Welcome back to our 12 Days of Project series! To view all 12 of our holiday projects, from DIY decor to giftable projects, click here.

Today we are adding some festive flair to your home for the Holidays with this seasonal snowglobe quilt block! Fill your snowglobe with fun fussy cuts to create quilts, pillows and more.

Supplies Needed:

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Fall Block Party: Flutterby

Fall Block Party: Flutterby

Created by: Lillyella

Fall is officially in the air and I'm closing out the fabric.com Fall Block Party with my contribution, Flutterby! If you're just joining the party, you can find all the free blocks shown above on the fabric.com blog here. This collection of quilt blocks is an excellent skill builder with traditional piecing, foundation paper piecing, english paper piecing, and appliqué.

Though many people typically associate Butterflies with Spring, some of my favorites appear as Fall

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Fall Block Party: Forest Floor

Fall Block Party: Forest Floor

Created by: Sarah Thomas of SARIDITTY
Skill Level: Experienced Beginner
Finished block size: 12" square

Happy fall, y’all! October is by far my most favorite month of the year with crisp and cool air, leggings and sweaters and tall socks, cinnamon everything, and all the leaves changing colors!

Forest Floor Block

I opted to create a true translation of autumn with my block, Forest Floor. It captures the essence of the ground cover going dormant while fallen leaves are scattered all about.

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Fall Block Party: Gather

Fall Block Party: Gather

Created by: Elise and Emelie
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Finished block size: 12" square

Hey there fall lovers! It’s been a really mild (meaning hot) fall this year here in Southern California where I am. The trees are still green being that they are palm trees, but I’ve seen a few trees with their leaves changing colors and it’s beautiful!

The fall block party colors were so inspiring that even after I had decided on which Liberty

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Fall Block Party: Antlers

Fall Block Party: Antlers

Created by: Sew What You Love
Skill Level: Confident Beginner to Intermediate

Welcome to Week 6 of the fabric.com Fall Block Party! If you are just now tuning into this quilt block series, be sure to check out the other designs so far here! If you are sewing along with us, share your designs on Facebook or Instagram using #fabricdotcomblockparty.

We loved this Antlers block design and paper piecing pattern by Sew What You Love so much that we

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Fall Block Party: Double Windmill

Fall Block Party: Double Windmill

Created by: Happiness in the Making
Skill Level: Beginner

Welcome back to the fabric.com Fall Block Party! Next up is a beginner friendly block called the Double Windmill created by Haley Anderson of Happiness in the Making. This mesmerizing block would make a beautiful full-sized quilt for fall!

If you are just now tuning into this great block series, be sure to check out the other designs here! If you are sewing along with us, share your designs on

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