Quilt Design Ideas

July 13, 2021
Video Tutorial: "A" Border
In this video tutorial, APQS Dealer and Educator Angela Huffman shows you how to quilt the "A" border design. This simple shape is perfect for anyone whose name starts with "A"!
June 29, 2021
Video Tutorial: Star March
In this video tutorial, APQS Dealer and Educator Angela Huffman shows you how to quilt the "Star March" border design. This cheerful, festive design is sure to get you in the mood for Independence Day!
May 18, 2021
Basic color theory for quilters
Understanding color theory can take your flat, one-dimensional quilts and make them really POP! In this article, APQS Education Director Dawn Cavanaugh teaches you the basics of color theory and how you can use it to make stunning quilts.
May 11, 2021
Video Tutorial: Dandy Dew Drops
In this video tutorial, APQS Dealer and Educator Angela Huffman shows you how to quilt the "Dandy Dew Drops" border design. This whimsical, two-pass design is easy to accomplish and comes out looking intricate!
April 6, 2021
Video Tutorial: Inchworm Border
In this video tutorial, APQS Dealer and Educator Angela Huffman shows you how to quilt the "Inchworm" border design. This fun, two-pass design is perfect for spring!
March 30, 2021
Video Tutorial: Triangle Two Step
In this video tutorial, APQS Dealer and Educator Angela Huffman shows you how to quilt the "Triangle Two Step" border design. This graphic, fun design is the perfect border for modern quilts!
March 23, 2021
Quick Quilt Tops 2021 - We have a winner!
Collaboration results in beautiful quilts! We've quizzed you every step of the way in our Quick Quilt Tops series, picked the winning elements, and finally have a finished product. Enter our giveaway for your chance to win this quilt and a basket full of quilting goodies.
March 9, 2021
Quick Quilt Tops 2021 - help us pick a quilting design!
It’s time for YOU to decide which quilting design below will be the winner in our Quick Quilt Top series. Vote for your favorite!
February 23, 2021
Quick Quilt Series 2021 - Help us pick a design layout
It’s time for YOU to help us figure out which quilting designs below will make the cut in our Quick Quilt Top series. Vote for your favorites!
February 16, 2021
Video Tutorial: Nested Hearts
In this video tutorial, APQS Dealer and Educator Angela Huffman shows you how to quilt the "Nested Hearts" border design. This design is all about "swinging out" while you're quilting.