16 Country Quilts You Can Make This Fall

16 Country Quilts You Can Make This Fall

Quilting is that special skill that can transform odd pieces of fabric into a family heirloom that can be passed through generations. For the more traditional types, country quilts are the best to bring that homey, rustic feel to a room or furniture.

There are countless patterns you can make and in all kinds of imaginable color combinations. This fall, you might like to opt for autumn colors in keeping with the season.

Below, we’ve scoured the web for stunning country quilt patterns you can make yourself this fall.

 

Large Hexagon Quilt

This quilt has a Halloween-twist to it by using random fabrics in colors of blacks, oranges, and whites. Sewn-in with free-motion spiderwebs for further Halloween effect!

Via Polkadot Chair

Large Hexagon Quilt - country quilts

 

Flannel Rag Quilt

These are 12-inch squares with an Oklahoma star applique so named because it was drawn and cut in Oklahoma doncha’ know. The beauty of these rag quilts is that you wash them as part of the completion. The recipient can feel free to use and wash without fear of hurting them.

Via A Nest With a View

Flannel Rag Quilt - country quilts

 

Basic Block Quilt

Don’t you just love the simplicity of a basic block quilt? It is such a great way to showcase beautiful fabrics!

Via Lella Boutique

Basic Block Quilt - country quilts

 

Before the Snow Flies

Quick and easy. Leaf prints and fall colors glow in this throw size quilt.

Via McCall’s Quilting

Before the Snow Flies - country quilts

 

Watercolor Floral Log Cabin Quilt

Each strip is decided on individually every step of the way. Time-consuming, but therapeutic.

Via Quilting Board

Watercolor Floral Log Cabin Quilt - country quilts

 

Cowboy Rag Quilt

This one turned out so cute!!! I’m sure a cute little cowboy would love this little quilt. The front is all cotton fabric with a flannel back & batting in between.

Via It’s all in My Head!

Cowboy Rag Quilt - country quilts

 

Patriotic Patch Quilted Throw

A treasure from the past! The echo of America’s patriotism draws from colonial tradition with tea colored restoration-look prints, plaids, stripes and checks of antique navy, mochas, and rustic red.

Via The Country Porch

Patriotic Patch Quilted Throw - country quilts

 

Morning Star Quilt

The pieced sashing forms stars between the blocks. It’s quick, easy and a great pattern for showing off your favorite fabrics. Make it up in coordinated fabrics, perhaps from a layer cake, or mix and match for a scrappy look. Whatever palette you choose is sure to be beautiful in this quilt.

Via Quilting Digest

Morning Star Quilt - country quilts

 

Crystal Bright Quilt

This is in patriotic colors, but the original post also shows a ‘batik’ version that is just as gorgeous. This particular pattern shows off a lovely centerpiece.

Via Country Sampler Quilts

Crystal Bright Quilt - country quilts

 

Vintage-inspired 9-Patch Quilt

This patchwork inspired pattern boasts of tiny squares assembled into 9 patches of squares. It’s a real antique knock-out knock-off!

Via Nancy Zieman

Vintage-inspired 9-patch Quilt - country quilts

 

Half Square Triangles

This particular quilt is for a boy who loves bright colors and triangles. This quilt is full of American Jane (Happy Campers, Wee Play, Recess) and Katie Jump Rope, with a little bit of Amy Butler and Lush thrown in. The backing is from an Ikea duvet cover, and the binding is Lush woodgrain.

Via Fussy Cut

Half Square Triangles - country quilts

 

Shirt Quilt

Made with old t-shirts and keeping with the recycled theme, a well-worn old duvet cover for the back which goes well with all the manly fabrics. A buttery yellow fabric is used for the binding which brightens it up without being “girly”.

Via Serendipity Patch

Shirt Quilt - country quilts

 

 

Debonaire

Filled with star patterns that can transform from traditional to modern with just a few fabric tweaks!

Via The Jolly Jabber

Debonaire - country quilts

 

Blue and Yellow Diamond Log Cabin Throw

Brilliant jewel-like take on classic log cabin design. Attractive blue and yellow fabric selections. Note care taken with the complicated patchwork piecing and the fine quilting.

Via Amish Country Quilts

Blue and Yellow Diamond Log Cabin Throw - country quilts

 

Attic Stairs Quilt

It’s a no-thinking-required scrap-buster. As you generate scraps from other projects, cut and toss into 2 piles: one dark and one light. Sew pairs, then trim into final size. Before you know it you’ll have that gift you’ve been meaning to make.

Via Selvage Blog

Attic Stairs Quilt - country quilts

 

Ohio Star Quilt of Valor

This fat quarter friendly project may be your Quilt of Valor choice if you like reproduction fabrics. Inspired by a two-color split Ohio Star block, with rich reds and blues for a patriotic version of this classic design.

Via Fon’s & Porter’s Love of Quilting

Ohio Star Quilt of Valor - country quilts

 

Did you like those country quilts? What would you say was your favorite and have in mind to sew this fall?

For more beautiful country quilt ideas, check out these wonderful books; The Farmer’s Wife Sampler Quilt: Letters from 1920s Farm Wives and the 111 Blocks They Inspired, Scrap-Basket Sensations: More Great Quilts from 2 1/2″ Strips, Simple Graces: Charming Quilts and Companion Projects

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