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Free Be Still My Heart Pillow
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Heather Lodinsky
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

Send a huggable faux fur heart to express your true love!

QuiltCon 2016
Event

February 18 - February 21, 2016

Pasadena Convention Center

QuiltCon 2016 - Presented by The Modern Quilt Guild

Free Family Heart Mittens
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Sara Harper
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

Mittens with heart are the perfect Valentine’s Day gift or give them to express your love any time of the year!

Free Hexy Stars Quilt
Project

  • Brands- FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Tula Pink, Carl Hentsch of 3 Dog Design Company
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Traditional design fused with contemporary florals and dots will make this quilt an eye-catching home décor piece

Free Fruta y Flor Quilt
  • Brands- FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Verna Mosquera, Lucy Fazely
  • Complexity- Beginner

Dress your home in romantic retro vibe with Verna Mosquera's gorgeous Fruta Y Flor fabrics

Free Eastham Table Runner
  • Brands- FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Denyse Schmidt, Kerri Thomson
  • Complexity- Advanced, Beginner

A beautiful piece to enhance any table, enjoy!

Free Crazy in Love Letters
  • Brands- Dual Duty XP
  • Crafting time- An Evening
  • Designers- Joy McKeon
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Valentine's day gift or the prefect wall hanging for a sewist's home, or both...

Free Mens Mosaic Vest
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Brenda Bourg
  • Complexity- Intermediate

This handsome vest looks great in two shades of the same color.

Free Love Heart Chicks using Rowan Yarn
  • Brands- Rowan Yarns
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Janice Anderson
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Knit these gorgeous valentines themed toy chicks, designed by Janice Anderson

Free Mr & Mrs pillow set using Anchor Freccia 12
Project

  • Brands- Anchor Freccia
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Melanie Watkins-Patel
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Cosy crochet pillow set made using our popular Anchor Freccia yarn.

Free Love wrapped letters using Anchor Stranded Cotton & Tapestry Wool
Project

  • Brands- Anchor, Anchor Embroidery
  • Crafting time- Day
  • Designers- Amy Pierce
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

Eye catching wrapped letters using Anchor Stranded Cotton

Free Sweet Hearted Valentine Table Mat
  • Brands- FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- An Evening
  • Designers- Melissa Peda, Tanya Whelan
  • Complexity- Beginner

Sweet and simple, you’ll love this project using raw edge applique and simple piecing.

Free Create Some Charm Hat
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Michele Maks
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

Chunky yarn gives you a super look and has the added advantage of being fast to knit!

Free Bright Heart Cotton Quilt
  • Brands- FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Amy Butler, Kerri Thomson
  • Complexity- Advanced

Truly Bright Hearts you will love in your bedroom!

Free Valentine Table Runner
  • Brands- Dual Duty XP, Coats
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Linda Turner Griepentrog
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Embroider the center piece of your Valentine table setting

Free Zip your Lips Pouch
  • Brands- Dual Duty XP, Coats Zippers
  • Crafting time- An hour
  • Designers- Rebecca Kemp Brent
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Let your handmade purse do the talking!

Free Easy Market Tote
  • Brands- FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Tula Pink, Stacey Day
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Enjoy making this “Easy” bag with simple to read instructions for even the newest of sewer

Free Spa Eye Mask
Project

  • Brands- Dual Duty XP
  • Crafting time- An Evening
  • Designers- Linda Turner Griepentrog
  • Complexity- Beginner

Relax in style with this versatile eye mask

Free Eastham Memories Quilt
  • Brands- FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Week
  • Designers- Denyse Schmidt, Kerri Thomson
  • Complexity- Beginner

Enjoy making this vintage made modern Bear Claw quilt design

Free Hot & Cold Comfort Wrap
  • Brands- Coats, FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Lori Harder
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Give soothing comfort to your sore muscles and achy joints

Free Sumptuous Spa Wrap
  • Brands- Dual Duty XP
  • Crafting time- An Evening
  • Designers- Linda Turner Griepentrog
  • Complexity- Beginner

Just kick back and pamper yourself with this sumptuous spa wrap

Free Spa Slippers
Project

  • Brands- Dual Duty XP, FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Day
  • Designers- Lori Harder, Dena Designs
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Relax in these comfy spa slippers

Free Nod to Mod Quilt - Noe by Erin McMorris
  • Brands- FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Erin McMorris, Heidi Pridemore
  • Complexity- Intermediate

This graphic and colorful piecing pattern will bring a hint of mod style to your home décor

Free Dreamweaver Quilt
  • Brands- FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Amy Butler, Kerri Thomson
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Uplifting colors and Moroccan style fused in this beautiful quilt

Free Graphic Fall Throw
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Jessie Rayot
  • Complexity- Intermediate

This wonderful throw takes its style cues from the graphic designs of the Sixties.

Free Sidewalk Shawl
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Kimberly K. McAlindin
  • Complexity- Intermediate

This award-winning shawl design features the classic beauty of crocheted pineapples and is finished off with extra-long fringe.

Free Bits 'n Pieces Sweater
  • Brands- Coats, Dual Duty XP, Dual Duty Plus
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Linda Turner Griepentrog
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Upcycling a sweater is great fun and a good way to refresh your closet

Free Gradient Strip Scarf
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Lily M. Chin
  • Complexity- Intermediate

The amazing shades of color in this yarn are shown to full effect in this scarf design

Free Beanie in Bloom
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Lisa Gentry
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

Choose brilliant colors and combine them in a snuggly cap sure to keep a head warm in chilly weather.

Free Flutterby Quilt by Dena Designs
  • Brands- FreeSpirit Fabric
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Dena Designs, Stacey Day
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Add a pop of color to your favorite room in the house with this stylish quilt

Free Fair Isle Cardigan
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Sandy Huff
  • Complexity- Advanced

You only need to use two different yarns to make this wonderful Fair Isle look cardigan.

Free Retro Knit Throw
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Julie Farmer
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

The pattern may be retro, but it has been combined with thoroughly modern bulky weight yarn for a smashing look for today!

Free Crochet hoop art using Anchor Freecia 12
Project

  • Brands- Anchor Freccia
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

Go abstract with this colorful crochet hoop art

Free String art letter using Anchor Stranded Cotton
Project

  • Brands- Anchor Embroidery
  • Crafting time- Day
  • Designers- Sheree Dean
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

Create a personal statement piece for your home with this contemporary string art letter using Anchor Stranded Cotton.

Free Love This Lacy Cowl
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Nancy J. Thomas
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

Follow the written pattern or follow the charted patterns to knit this wonderful lace stitch cowl.

Free Make It Pink Blanket
  • Brands- Red Heart
  • Crafting time- Longer term
  • Designers- Salena Baca
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

If you enjoy crocheting granny squares, you’ll love making this blanket that is really just one gigantic square.

Dual Duty

A medium weight thread that’s ideal for most hand and machine sewing.

Free Wrist Warmers by Kaffe Fassett using Schachenmayr Regia yarn
  • Brands- Schachenmayr
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Kaffe Fassett
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Trendy wrist warmers from the Schachenmayr Regia Design Line Hand-Dye Effect and Design Line Random Stripe; simple light knit; exclusively by Kaffe Fassett.

Free brick wrap using Rowan Yarns
Project

  • Brands- Rowan Yarns
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Rowan Team
  • Complexity- Beginner/Easy

Crochet this ladies accessory wrap, designed by Lisa Richardson using the stunning yarn Thick 'n' Thin (wool)

Free Mitred Square Scarf using Rowan Yarns
  • Brands- Rowan Yarns
  • Crafting time- Weekend
  • Designers- Rowan Team
  • Complexity- Intermediate

Knit this beautiful mitred square scarf, a free download designed by Nancy Kleiber using the divine Kidsilk Haze Stripe (mohair and silk).

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