Stars & Stripes: Patriotic Quilt Designs and Projects for the Fourth of July!

Posted by on Jun 30, 2014 in Quilting | Comments


July has almost arrived and with it’s arrive, of course, comes the Fourth of July! Why not make some festive projects to brighten your holiday decor? Here is an inspiring round up of patriotic quilt patterns and other Fourth-themed fast and friendly quilting projects that can be finished and ready in time for your Independence Day celebrations!

There are so many ways to use quilting to brighten your home with Americana decor for the upcoming Fourth of July holiday. You can try projects fit for a festive table: runners, toppers, place mats and more. Or, go with stunning wall quilts, pillows and other accessories to make for fun freedom touches throughout your home!

The possibilities are endless with this amazing array of ideas for Fourth of July quilts and projects!

Patriotic parade table runner and topper pattern

Patriotic Parade Table Runner by Craftsy member A Bright Corner

Patriotic table runner

First up is the patriotic table runner and topper pattern, which comes in three sizes. Make one, or make all three! This runner adds a star spangled touch to your Fourth of July table and is embellished with simple appliqué and rickrack for another festive touch. This is also a charm pack friendly pattern — perfect for using up small pieces of your favorite red white and blue fabrics.

Get the Patriotic Parade Table Runner pattern here.

 

Scrappy patchwork place mats on Craftsy

Scrappy Patchwork Place Mats by Craftsy member SherriQuilts

Patchwork place mat

Another great table top quilted project for the Fourth of July is this scrappy patchwork placemat pattern. Use charm squares and just a few coordinating scraps for borders and binding to create these delightful place mats perfect for your holiday table. This is a simple pattern suitable for even beginner quilters and sewers.

Get the Scrappy Patchwork Place Mats pattern here.

Fireworks Wall Hanging Quilt Pattern on Craftsy.com

Firework Quilt Pattern by Craftsy member Cynthia Muir

Fireworks wall hanging

This 36″ x 36″ festive topper or wall hanging quilt features simple fusible appliqué on a solid background and is a great addition to your Fourth of July holiday decor. Plus, it’s another quick and beginner-friendly project.

Get the Firework Quilt pattern here.

Flag mug rug

Fourth of July Mug Rug by Craftsy member Trillium Design

Flag-inspired mug rug

Here is a perfectly delightful foundation-pieced mug rug pattern, which finishes at 5″ x 7″. The designer also gives tips for converting this design into a square quilt block that can be used to make flag quilts big or small!

Get the FREE Fourth of July Mug Rug pattern.

Sweet Land of Liberty Fourth of July Patterns

Sweet Land of Liberty Wall Hanging by Craftsy member Kimberbell Designs

Liberty wall hanging

This 39″ x 39″ wall hanging filled with whimsical touches is sure to make any room sparkle.  This quilt features easily assembled background blocks with simple applique and dimensional embellishments which will make your project shine. In addition, this project features links for video instructions — perfect if you are trying out these techniques for the first time.

Get the Sweet Land of Liberty Fourth of July pattern.

Flag and Freedom Fourth of July Quilt Patterns

Flag and Freedom Set by Craftsy member Kimberbell Designs

Freedom pillow set

Here are two fantastic 4th of July pillow patterns in one file. Create the trendy chevron flag  pillow which measures 33 1/2″ x 21″ or the applique “Freedom” pillow measuring 19″ x 10.5″.  These two pillow projects are perfect for utilizing scraps and can both be made in a weekend.

Get the Flag and Freedom Pillow Set here.

Americana Table Topper Pattern on Craftsy

Americana Kitchen Table Runner and Tea Towel Set by Kimberbell Designs

Table runner & tea towel

How about a festive pair of projects included in one pattern. There is a 12″ x 36″ table runner for your table, and this pattern also includes a delightful embellished tea towel, measuring 15″ x 29″.

Get the Americana Kitchen Table Runner and Tea Towel Set here.

Which delightful Independence Day patterns do you want to make first?

Comments

  1. 3patch says:

    The fireworks.