Atomic Pinwheels Quilt

from The Little Red Hen

Atomic Pinwheels Quilt Pattern


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Pattern Details:

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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic sewing and quilting skills

Pattern Description:

The atomic design of the quilt features pinwheels spinning in opposite directions. The pattern includes directions for five sizes from crib to queen.

This eye popping design is made possible by the use of curved piecing and partial seams construction.

The pattern includes detailed instructions on how to sew curved seams and how to sew the blocks together using partial seams. This is a project for an experienced quilter.

Also included is a full page coloring sheet for each of the five quilt sizes.

The pattern also includes a bonus pillow pattern for practicing the technique

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • crib - 46" x 58"
  • throw - 58' x 70"
  • twin - 63" x 89"
  • full - 76" x 89"
  • queen - 82" by 94"


  • sewing machine
  • pins
  • fabric requirements are listed in the chart in the photos

You Will Also Need:

  • thread
  • batting

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