Free Pattern Friday: A Watermelon Quilt, Desktop Wallpaper & More!

Posted by on Jun 20, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |


Let’s get right to it with this week’s free patterns because we’ve got a lot of ground to cover. From a juicy watermelon quilt pattern to a simple summer dress, we’re bringing you enough patterns to fill the longest day of the year with creative fun!

We love #CraftsyFPF! Brighten up your week with 9 great free patterns finds!

Free "Watermelon Feast" Quilt Pattern

Free Watermelon Quilt Pattern

Nothing says warm weather quite like a bright red, juicy watermelon. Recreate that summer taste with this punchy watermelon quilt pattern from Craftsy member MissPrissQuilts! Piece it together for the perfect quilt to bring to the beach, pool, picnic… anywhere your outdoor excursions take you!

Get the FREE Watermelon Feast Quilt Pattern here.

Free Simple Summer Dress Sewing Pattern

Free Simple Dress Pattern

Keep it simple this season with this pretty little A-line halter dress from Craftsy member Daniela Gutierrez-Diaz. The boatneck neckline is oh-so-flattering and the simple construction means you’ll spend less time sewing and more time sunning!

Get the FREE Tricia Dress Sewing Pattern here.

Free Fruit Bowl Knitting Pattern

Free Fruit Bowl Knitting Pattern

Feast on fresh fruit with this fun countertop fruit bowl. The big stitches make for a delightful design. Try using a recycled sheet like the designer Ashley Anderson for an eco-chic piece. No matter your material choice, knit this pattern and your farmers market finds will always be at the ready for healthy & delicious snacking!

Get the FREE Puff Bowl-y Knitting Pattern here. 

Free Lil' Duck Crochet Pattern - Craftsy.com

Free Duck Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

We can’t get enough of adorable amigurumi patterns, and these dapper little ducks are no exception! Pick different brightly colored yarns like Craftsy member itybityspider for a fun & quick project pick. And, be sure to check out her pattern page to discover a gift idea for these little guys that’s “just ducky!”

Get the FREE Lil’Duck Toy Pattern here. 

Free Heart Pillow / Pincushion Hand Embroidery Pattern

Free Heart Hand Embroidery Pattern

Craftsy member Kim Jamieson-Hi just wants you to have a heart! This lovely embroidery pattern is great for beginners looking to get started or more advanced embroiderers searching for a speedy stitch. Use these sweet stitched hearts as pincushions, shelf sitters or even handmade ornaments — the choice is up to you!

Get the FREE Flourishing Heart Pillow Pattern here.

Adorable FREE Earring Jewelry Pattern

Free Beadweaving Earring Pattern

These colorful drop earrings from Craftsy designer Bianc are boutique-worthy beautiful! Combining a seed-bead-wrapped center with a lovely gumdrop bead, they are the ideal mix of simplicity and elegance. We can see them pairing perfectly with so many different summer looks, from a fancy evening dress to a classic white blouse.

Get the FREE Beadweaving Jewelry Pattern here.

Free Paper Birdhouse Printable

Free Paper Birdhouse Printable

Welcome the morning chirps and songs with these cute printable birdhouses from Craftsy member paperandcake. The pattern comes with two different color combos: pink with orange butterflies and lavender with green butterflies. Perfect for tea parties, baby showers and birthdays alike, use them to dress up your backyard for enchanting summer entertaining!

Get the FREE Birdhouse Paper Crafts Pattern here. 

Free June Desktop Calendar! On Craftsy!

Free June Desktop Calendar

Make your desktop extra sweet with this darling June desktop computer background! A beautiful wafer-paper cake from Craftsy instructor Stevi Auble surrounded by a bright, sunshine-filled background and pretty June calendar make up the cake-themed design. Download this for a guaranteed smile each and every time you turn on your device!

Get the FREE June Computer Wallpaper here. 

Free Drawing the Face Downloadable Guide

Finish off your #FPF with some free learning! Expand your drawing repertoire of skills with a guide to drawing the human face. In this free downloadable, you’ll receive step-by-step instruction for realistically rendering all the emotion and detail of the face to take your drawing abilities to the next level!

Get the FREE Drawing the Face: A Primer downloadable guide here.

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