Scattered Squares Quilt

Hi Moda Bake Shop Friends! I’m Melanie from A Bit of Scrap Stuff and I’m so excited to share a new Moda Bake Shop Project! Today we are making Scattered Squares with the happy Orchard fabric by April Rosenthal! This quilt would be perfect for all your Spring and Summer picnics! It’s a beginner friendly pattern that uses my favorite precuts: Charm Pack and Layer Cake! Save your favorite fabrics to be the large squares so they really stand out! Let’s get quilting!

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Cacti Quilt

Hey, fellow bakers!  Emily here, from Aunt Em’s Quilts, happy to be back and sharing another fun quilt.  I’m a desert girl.  I grew up in the second driest state in the union.  I tried a stent in the Northwest, and while it was beautiful, I missed the sun.  So I’m back in the desert.   This project draws it’s inspiration from that sunny desert I love.  Nothing says desert like a cactus.  This project combines pairs of layer cake and charm squares to form cactus blocks. The bright happy colors of Zen Chic’s Spotted line made for some great cacti.

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Simple Stack Quilt

Hi Moda Bake Shop Friends! I’m Melanie from A Bit of Scrap Stuff  and I’m so excited to share a new Moda Bake Shop Project! When I saw the gorgeous Nova fabric designed by Basic Grey – I knew it would be perfect for Simple Stack Quilt. I wanted to keep the gorgeous Nova fabric pieces large- some fabric just can’t be cut tiny! Simple Stack is a beginner friendly pattern that showcases these Nova beautiful prints!  Simple Stack uses (1) Charm Pack and (1) Layer Cake – my favorite pre-cut! I’m ready to sew this quilt again – luckily I have quite the collection of Charm Packs and Layer Cakes :). Let’s get quilting! Continue reading

Prairie Rose Garden Remix!

Hello! Sarah from Cedar Fork Stitches, back again with a fun “remix” of an old favorite Bake Shop recipe from 2015, Prairie Rose Garden!   I have made several versions of this quilt, but never with solids, so I jumped at the chance to remake this pattern using all beautiful Bella Solids!  As it turns out, I was able to make 2 distinct versions of the design, one with 2 colors per block, and the other more like the original, with 3 colors and a uniform “background”.  So join me as I explore two fun ways to “remix” Prairie Rose Garden!

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Summer Sneak

Ocean breezes, waves crashing, and sand beneath your toes! This summer we are headed to the seashore with an ocean themed quilt-along! We will start on June 3 with fabric requirements and end on August 26 with quilt reveals and one last “bonus” block that we like to use for the quilt label.

If you haven’t sewn along with us in the summer yet, you can take a look at what we made at summer camp last year. Visit Instagram and check out the #chooseyourownadventureQAL tag. Our camp counselors really created a fun experience and everyone ended up with a totally unique quilt! You can find all of those blocks {here on the blog}.

This summer will be similar but also different. We will have lots of options but you will choose your quilt setting ahead of time so the final layout won’t be a mystery. We have a little over a month to go before we start so poke through your stash or hit up your favorite quilt shop to find that fabulous fabric that will inspire your summer sewing.

We absolutely can’t wait!

Railways



Hello fellow quilters!  I’m Emily Bailey of Aunt Em’s Quilts and I’m excited to be back baking for Moda.  This fun, easy quilt reminds me of the cross country train ride I took with my middle son, Josh.  The casual pace of this kind of travel makes it very enjoyable.  Taking time to meet your fellow travelers as we took in the beautiful scenery was delightful.  I chose April Rosenthal’s Orchard for this quilt to represent the farmland we passed as we traveled.

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Starlite Quilt

Hi, Bakers! I’m Heather Long of Coffee and Quilts and I’m thrilled to be sharing another quilt here at the Moda Bake Shop. This is my Starlite quilt, shown here in Nova fabrics by Basic Grey. A jelly roll and some background fabric combine to make these quick blocks. The light fabric in the half-square triangles reminded me of stars in the night sky. My mother-in-law thinks they look like butterflies fluttering across the quilt.

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Ribbon Stars Quilt

Hi Bakers!  I am Lisa Jo Girodat of Neverlandstitches and am so excited to be back on Moda Bakeshop to share another new quilt pattern.

I was absolutely thrilled to be able to make with quilt using Strawberry Jam by Corey Yoder.   This fabric line brings so many memories of when my two girls were little.  We lived in a small house with a very large back yard.  The yard was filled with fruit trees, a large vegetable garden and an even larger strawberry patch.    Once the strawberries were ripe I would send the girls out to the strawberry patch to pick berries to make homemade strawberry jam or to use for strawberry short cakes.  Most times I think they would eat more strawberries than made it into the bucket.

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Lady of the Lake Pillow Cover

Do you love Half Square Triangles? I designed this quilted pillow as a tribute to one of my favorite quilt blocks, Lady of the Lake, using my favorite piecing unit, the HST!  The design affords opportunity for some fun fabric play with value and color to produce a handsome addition to your home décor.  I hope you enjoy the recipe!

 

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