Free Patterns

January 23, 2020
Rule Your Quilt: Building borders with simple arcs
Take your quilts to the next level with a simple arc ruler! APQS Educator and Dealer, Angela Huffman shows us how to use this longarm friendly ruler to create five different border designs.
January 21, 2020
Free quilt pattern: Modern mission monogram
To provide a little homemade comfort during her friend's long recovery, APQS Education Director, Dawn Cavanaugh designed and made this monogram quilt. Don’t worry if your last name doesn’t start with “L”, she has included all the letters of the alphabet for you in the free pattern provided.
December 17, 2019
Free quilt pattern: Directionally Challenged
Download this free pattern called "Directionally Challenged" from APQS Dealer Lauren Jackson. The pattern offers up plenty of space for free motion quilting practice.
November 26, 2019
Free quilt pattern: Stepping Stones
The graphic nature of this quilt design makes it very versatile and perfect for anyone on your gift list. This design is from APQS Dealer Tracey Russell. It's easy to put together and makes for a quick quilt.
October 29, 2019
Free quilt pattern: Star-Crossed Table Runner
Elevate your holiday decor with this crisscrossed table runner. This versatile pattern is perfect for a round table or if you want to highlight a centerpiece!
September 24, 2019
Free quilt pattern: Waggle's Gaggle
Check out this month's free pattern from Debbie Bigley, manager of the APQS longarm rental program at APQS Raleigh - Thread Waggle Quilting. It's inspired by flying geese!
August 26, 2019
Free quilt pattern: Coral Reef
Check out this month's free pattern from APQS Dealer Marina Kontzevaya, inspired by the Pantone 2019 Color of the Year called “Living Coral”.
July 23, 2019
Free quilt pattern: Triple Star
Create the effect of multiple overlapping stars in this patriotic quilt from APQS Dealer Julia Graves of Special Occasion Quilts.
June 25, 2019
Free quilt pattern: Modern Squares
“Modern Squares” leaves ample white space for quilting but also tells a subtle story. Happy quilting!
April 23, 2019
Free quilt pattern: Barnaby River Race
Grab a couple of jelly rolls or whittle down your stash to make this fast, modern quilt stitched together using the “jelly race” method. Colored squares sprinkled across the top leave ample room for creative quilting!