With a brand new year comes a whole lot of big events! Now that you’ve got the basics sorted, it’s time for Step 3: events! For weddings, new babies, graduations, and more, a quilt makes for the perfect gift for any big life moments. Check out some project ideas below and click on the pattern to watch the tutorials from Jenny!




Wedding Quilts for Wedding Bells


Spread the Quilting Love at the Next Wedding

A handmade lap quilt is the perfect gift for a pair of happy newlyweds! Give it to them in a picnic basket and tell them to take it on adventures, like Jenny loves to do. Make their special day even more memorable with timeless styles and elegant patterns that will bring joy for years to come. Add to the couple’s wedded bliss using one of these wonderful projects, like the Basket of Blooms quilt and tutorial here!



Baby’s First Quilt


A New Quilt for the New Arrival!

Whether you or your loved ones are expecting a baby boy, girl, or keeping it a surprise, a baby quilt is the perfect present to welcome a little one into the world! Choose a wonderful baby quilt from these patterns and tutorials, like the Star Crossed Quilt or one from our baby issue of BLOCK Magazine.

A baby’s first quilt is one that they will treasure their whole lives! Find the perfect pattern, fabrics, and projects to make a quilt that will be loved for years to come.





Three Cheers for Patriotic Quilts


Showing your Stars & Stripes with Patriotic Quilts

For those that have served in the military, a quilt is a wonderful show of love and patriotism! From Memorial Day, to Independence Day, to Veterans Day, there’s an event for every kind of patriotic quilt. Roll out the stars and stripes in your next quilt with one of these patriotic patterns and tutorials.



Quilting Pomp & Circumstance


Quilts to Show your School Spirit!

Whether it’s for a new graduate heading out into the world, or a long-time alumnus who’s headed to homecoming, a quilt is the perfect school spirit gift! From traditional 2-color quilts to T-shirt quilts, it makes for the perfect reminder of college memories. Find the school’s colors, pick one of our graduation quilt ideas here and get ready to sew a quilt to remind them of their alma mater.