This Valentine’s Day, celebrate with quilts and quilting projects that honor the season of love! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite Craftsy quilting posts that will give Cupid a run for his money. From quilts to table runners and mug rugs, these links will lead you to 44 special quilting ideas for your valentine!
If you’re feeling ambitious between now and Valentine’s Day, perhaps you’d like to whip up a lap quilt for your loved one, like this paper-pieced quilt with heart blocks that are yo-yos, stripped, wonky, crazy, french braid, broken heart, patched heart and double heart patterns. This skill-building quilt pattern and other romantic designs from Crafty’s community of indie pattern designers are sure you melt your heart.
From pretty appliqué to bargello blocks and classic patchwork, these heart quilting patterns include a pillow, table topper, mug rug and full-size quilts to that you’ll love to make and give for Valentine’s Day. The Sweet Hearts pillow is a great scrap-busting pattern to make for someone you love.
Valentine’s Day is one of the last winter holidays before it warms up outside, which makes it a great time to prepare for spring! Skip the pink fabric and look for yellows, oranges and blues to give a Valentine’s Day gift that can last well into the warmer season.
Set the table for a romantic dinner with a machine-appliquéd and quilted table runner. This tutorial will show you how to create a basic patchwork table runner. You can even use a basic word processing program to print off your own letter templates in your favorite font.
If you only have time to make a small quilt, a mug rug makes a sweet and simple handmade gift for your loved one! This pretty heart appliquéd on top of patchwork is fun to quilt, and we’ve chosen a few additional patterns that are fun to quilt and gift year-round.
Although October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, February is the ideal time to think pink! Make a simple rag quilt from Valentine-colored fabrics and you can snuggle up with it all year long.
Pretty in pink, this handmade pouch holds a sketchbook to inspire new quilt designs. Making handmade gifts for fellow crafters is fun and rewarding, because they always know the love that went into such a project! Be sweet and customize these projects and gift them to your favorite quilter this Valentine’s Day.