Sewing with layer cakes (pre-cut 10″ squares) is a great way to make your first quilt or your 100th! If you’ve never met a pre-cut you didn’t like, this collection of free layer cake quilt patterns should be right up your alley. Pick you favorite layer cake quilt, and get sewing!
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Circle Of Life Mini
Sew a sweet table topper or wall quilt with pre-cuts. This free layer cake quilt pattern makes a 24″ square mini quilt, where each quadrant represents one of the four seasons. How’s that for style?
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Kaleidoscope Quilt Pattern
Are you seeing stars? Pull out a layer cake with bright prints for a dynamic take on a layer cake quilt. The 50″ x 60″ finished lap quilt looks great with custom quilting, and you can make it any size you’d like by adding or subtracting blocks.
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Layer Cake Rag Quilt
Rag quilts are cute, cuddly and so easy to make from layer cakes. Turn those pre-cut squares into a shabby-chic quilt for your couch with just one layer cake and some backing fabric. Choose flannel or minky fabric for extra softness with this free layer cake quilt pattern.
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Not Quite Crazy
Have you caught the crazy quilting bug? Get ready to slice and sew your 10″ squares with this free pattern. This pattern makes a 40″ x 56″ finished quilt from just one layer cake, and it comes together much more quickly than individually pieced scraps.
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A simple yet impactful pre-cut quilt design, this Star Bright quilt makes a sweet baby or lap quilt for beginners. Featuring 10″ layer cake blocks and a large star made from half-square triangles, this quilt looks great in neutrals with a pop of color. Have fun raiding your stash!
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Disappearing Hour Glass
Make a complex-looking quilt the easy way…with pre-cuts! The blocks of this 71″ x 81″ patriotic quilt are made with 10″ squares, but the pattern is also fat-quarter friendly.
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Auntie’s Diamonds Lap Quilt
Sew a lap quilt using 10″ layer cake squares and 5″ charm squares. Easy to piece, this 57″ x 88″ throw quilt pattern will come together quickly with your favorite pre-cut fabric line.
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Measuring 75″ x 90″, this disappearing nine-patch quilt can fit on a queen bed. Use light-colored yardage to get the appearance of floating squares on this generous-size quilt!