Quilt Patterns

Anyone looking for quilt patterns has come to the right place. At Keepsake Quilting, we’ll show you how to use quilting patterns, make quilt patterns using a kit, and even give you free quilt patterns. We may even throw in some quilt pattern history or show you how to modernize traditional quilting patterns.

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T-Shirt Quilts and More Quilt Patterns for Guys

What makes a great going-off-to-college gift, first apartment gift, or special occasion gift for a man? A quilt, of course! Men appreciate memory quilts, t-shirt quilts, wall-hangings, patriotic quilts and bed quilts. You just have to match the pattern and style to the man and the occasion. Here are some tips for choosing quilt patterns…

flying geese stars cheddar quilt

Why Cheddar Quilts are Popular Again

Whether you like bright orange or hate it, you have to admit, cheddar quilts are striking. As with any color or style of quilt, cheddar quilts have had their moments in the sun, and the last few years we’ve seen their popularity grow once again. So what are cheddar quilts and why are they called that?…

Carter Lake kids quilt

Quilts for Kids: From Stash to Snuggle

Quilters are known for building up their fabric stash any way they can, from shopping at local quilt shops to taking in “orphan” stashes from people and places who are giving it away. We never want to see good fabric go to waste. Interior designer Linda Arye had the same thought when, on a visit…

sheep baby quilt

How to Make a Baby Quilt for Beginners

When you think about it, a baby quilt makes the perfect quilt project: It’s not too big, so it won’t take a lot of time. It doesn’t have to be fancy, so even a beginner can tackle it. There’s a built-in due date. (Never mind that some babies get their quilts when they are 2.…

"Scrappy Jewels" digital quilt pattern

Scrap quilts: a new take on an old favorite

Back in the day, all quilts were scrappy. Women sewed their scraps together into the most useful and prettiest covering they could.  They traded scraps with each other and showed their finished patchwork with pride (and probably a touch of competition). Creativity and skill mattered, just like today. Because some things don’t change: we all…

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Tonga Treats Table Topper and Table Runner Patterns

Here are two quick and easy table runner patterns that both utilize 5″ squares. We’ve chosen to highlight our Tonga Treats collections because they create such striking visuals; however you can use any charm pack to create these quick, beautiful, and functional table accents. Tonga Treats Table Topper – finished size is 32½” x 32½” Supplies:…

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At the Shop: Christmas Tree Napkin Tutorial

Sew you want a quick but memorable gift you can make for everyone on your list? How about these lovely Christmas Tree napkins suggested by staff member Gloria! Gloria has been on staff at Keepsake Quilting since 2000.  She began quilting in 1991 when a local quilt shop offered an Eleanor Burns Log Cabin Quilt…