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Classic Quilting Patterns

Use a traditional quilt to give your home some rustic charm. These free classic quilting patterns include helpful instructions for how to make a bed quilt, wall quilt, or table quilt to capture a vintage style. The Double Wedding Ring with Stars Quilt Pattern would make a beautiful gift for a newlywed couple or loved ones celebrating a milestone anniversary.

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Appliqued Chick and Easter Egg Projects
Eat with the Easter Bunny using your coordinated kitchen set. Machine-applique the hatching chick on bright seasonal fabrics and have some fun. Finished Sizes: Place Mat Size: 12 1/2" x 18 1/2"; Bun Warmer Size: Approximately 15" x 15".
Designed by
Michele Crawford for VIP Fabrics
Bunny Hops Wall Hanging and Easter Basket
Pretty Easter fabrics can be used to make decorative items which can be used year after year. Finished Hanging Size: 32" x 44".
Designed by
Michele Crawford for VIP Fabrics
Make a simple pieced and appliqued topper in bright primary colors as a cheery addition to your kitchen. This e-pattern was originally published in the June 2005 issue of Quilter's World magazine.

Size: 36" x 36". Block Size: 15" x 15".

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Rhonda Taylor
Design Ideas for Applique
If you'd like to design your own applique motifs, try some of the following ideas to help you create something original using a collection of ideas.
Designed by
Joyce Mori
Dimensional Flowers
Try this applique look while making three-dimensional flowers. Finished Quilt Size: 22 1/4" x 30". Block Size: 6" x 6".
Designed by
Phyllis Dobbs
Double Wedding Ring with Stars
If you are ready for a quilting challenge, try this Double Wedding Ring With Stars pattern. Piecing curves and points requires precise cutting and piecing methods. Finished quilt size is 95" x 108".
Designed by
Marian Shenk
Dresden Star
Use up your scraps with this pretty Dresden Star design. Colorful stars and hearts on a white background make this free quilting pattern unique! Use this blanket in your guest bedroom as a bed quilt. The bright colors will add interest to your room decor.

Quilt size 90" x 106", pieced and applique.

Skill Level: Advanced
Designed by
Bonnie Gheesling
Easter Egg Quilt and Bunny Vest
Decorate six colorful Easter eggs and turn them into a quilt for a special baby or for a child to snuggle under with a friendly Easter bunny in matching vest! The quilt size is 32 1/4" x 38", and the vest fits a 10" thin bunny.
Designed by
Judi Kauffman
Eight-Point Star Wall Quilt
Star blocks set on point alternate with plain squares that allow plenty of room for your favorite quilting designs. Quilted cables beautifully finish the borders. This e-pattern was originally published in Quilting to Go.

Size: 34 1/2" x 41 5/8". Block Size: 5" x 5".

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Christine A. Schultz
Flocking Together
A scrap-pieced nest, complete with prairie-point babies, enlivens the traditional Birds in the Air block pattern in this fun wall quilt. This e-pattern was originally published in Start With Scraps.

Size: 34 1/2" x 37". Block Size: 10" x 10".

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Carol E. Loessel
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Free Classic Quilt Patterns for Traditional Beauty

If you love quilts, nothing will say home quite like decorating your space with a classic quilt. These free classic quilt patterns come in a range of styles that showcase traditional piecing and other techniques. This winter, decorate your kitchen table with the Countryside Quilt, featuring appliqued flowers and primary colors to brighten your home. Warm up under the Dresden Star Quilt. This scrap quilt pattern features pretty hearts, and you can use it to celebrate the other quilts you made all year when you use your leftover fabric.

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