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Block of the Month with AQS
Welcome to a fun, year-long adventure! As you create this quilt, you will be working with many techniques: rotary cutting and piecing, paper piecing, template piecing, and an appliqué technique of your choice to create this 55" x 65" beauty! Featuring fabrics from Deborah Edward's Artisan Spirit Shimmer collection, this quilt is sure to be a hit in your home!
To purchase the patterns month to month, go here to AQS's site, but if you would like to purchase all 12 patterns at once, you can do so here!
Fabric only kit contains all the fabrics you need to make the quilt and bind it.

Close to Home 12 Pattern Set - $64.00

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Stompin' Around
60" x 67"
This pattern looks complex, but easy piecing make Stompin’ Around a pure delight! Featuring the fun and whimsical (flannel!) fabrics from my Dino Stomp collection from Northcott, this quilt is sure to be a hit with your dinosaur lover!


Carribean Seas

89" x 100"


A to Z
69" x 79"
A different take on the traditional Sawtooth Star block makes this quilt sparkle! Paper piecing of these blocks make piecing a breeze! Click image to enlarge.



Alphabet Soup
67" x 79"
A fun and easy block highlights the diversity of the any fabric line.


49" x 57"

Easy appliqué and piecing make this the perfect wallhanging to brighten up any room! Click image to enlarge.


If you purchased a Whoo-ray! pattern or kit, CLICK HERE for a correction. All patterns/kits going out now are correct.

Whoo's Who?
61" x 73"

Extremely easy piecing and adorable panels make this quilt a must have! Click image to enlarge.


If you purchased a Twist & Turn pattern, CLICK HERE for a correction. All patterns going out now are correct.

Twist & Turn
59" x 67"
(This pattern is written for Strip-R fabric and for Surf and Sunglow fabrics)


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54" x 62"
(This pattern is written for Strip-R fabric)


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If you purchased a Prehistoric Party pattern, CLICK HERE for a correction. All patterns going out now are correct.

Prehistoric Party
65" x 79"


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47" x 59"


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Flamingo & Friends
45" x 63"


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Fanciful Frolic
48" x 56"


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These patterns were made especially for Flirty Birdies,
but any fabric would make these easy to make quilts great!

Take Flight
Finished Size: 72" x 87"

Cagey Birds
Finished Size: 63" x 69"

Finished Size: 77" x 77"

Old Favorites!

Blue Lagoon
Finished Size: 69" x 69"

Made with the new Polynesian Paradise line, this quilt features super easy piecing that produce a stunning quilt!


Hey Sport!
Finished Size: 50" x 76 1/2"

Simple piecing and no sew appliqué will have this quilt ready in no time for the big game! Complete alphabet of template letters included.



Heavenly Hibiscus
Finished Size: 69" x 81"

Fun Log Cabin blocks and easy fusing make this quilt not only easy but gorgeous!




Polynesian Pinwheel
Finished Size: 64" x 73"

Such a wonderfully easy design featuring cool pinwheels and Michele Scott's newest collection from Northcott, Polynesian Paradise! But don't feel limited to the collection! Any fabric would be showcased in this wonderful quilt!



Finished Size: 54" x 48"

Made with the Cayuga line, this quilt features easy fusible appliqué and easy pieced blocks! What a great way to feature this gorgeous panel.



Finished Size: 73" x 61"

A fun and super easy geometric pattern features the Cayuga line by Michele, but any fabrics would look great!

Songbird Suite
Finished Size: 79" x 67"

Large print fabrics look great with these colorful borders around each block. Accent it with a fun border, and you have a great quilt!


Diamond Daisy

Finished Size: 91" x 76"

Gorgeous on-point layout can feature your large print fabric in the center adorned in the border by stars. Quilt looks complicated but it is tremendously easy!

Winter Waltz
Finished Quilt Size: 46" x 54"
Brown Eyed Susan
Finished Quilt Size: 54" x 65"

Sunflower Frenzy
Finished Quilt Size: 60" x 60"

Galaxy Gala
Finished Quilt Size: 59" x 84"
Finished Quilt Size: 40" x 40"
These ladybugs are sure to catch the attention of your favorite kid! Easy fusible techniques guarantee the hugs that are sure to follow!

The Elusive One
Finished Quilt Size: 46" x 26"
This quilt will brighten up any room!

Arctic Blues
Finished Quilt Size: 69" x 69""
Dainty Daisies
Finished Quilt Size - 20" x 13"
This wall hanging is so simple, you'll be able to finish it in an afternoon!

Talking Quilt Pattern
Adorable bunnies, flowers and butterflies are featured in this 60" x 72" quilt that is perfect for the special friend in your life. Square in Square block features Jeannette Pie's Talking Quilt Squares. It doesn't have to be friendship - choose from Love or Graduation. Go to Cool Stuff for Sale to get your Talking Quilt blocks.

Mini Talking Quilt Pattern
Finished Quilt Size: 30" x 34"
A great pattern to use with your Mini Talking Quilt Squares! Go to Cool Stuff for Sale to get your Mini Talking Quilt squares.

Stars, Stripes and Love Forever Pattern
Finished Quilt Size: 72 ½" x 96 ½"
You will not believe how fast this comfy quilt goes with quick piecing and cutting methods! Everyone will be sure to love this quilt forever!

Holiday Hideaway Pattern
Finished Quilt Size: 58 ½" x 70 ½"


Northern Nights Pattern
Finished Quilt Size: 56 ½" x 68 ½"


Butterfly Garden Pattern
Finished Quilt Size - 30" x 34"
Star of Wonder Pattern
Finished Quilt Size: 61" x 61"


Log Cabin Apples Pattern
Finished Quilt Size: 60" x 72"


Country Star Pattern
Snow Dance
Finished Quilt Size: 36 ½" x 36 ½"
Through the Woods
Finished Quilt Size: 64" x 64"

Star Parade
Finished Quilt Size: 79 ½"x 91 ½"
Easy paper pieced stars make this a great quilt to show off your beautiful batiks and hand painted fabrics!
Star Salute
Finished Quilt Size - 26 ½"x 36 ½"
Declare your patriotism to the red, white, and blue with this all-American quilt. Easy pieced stars and flying geese strips unite to recreate familiar symbols of freedom, while a pieced border makes it wave with pride.

Light Up the Season
Finished Size: 27" x 37"
The lights will shine bright as they dance around an easy to piece tree! This colorful wall hanging is sure to be the hit of all your Christmas celebrations!!


Leap Frog!
Finished Quilt Size: 46 ½" x 58 ½"
The frogs are great in this quilt, but this is the perfect project to use that one yard of "novelty" or large print fabric that you never knew what to do with! You can really show it off in this quilt! So easy, you can get this quilt done in 3 hours! This is the perfect quilt for beginners and a great easy-to-do project for the more advanced Quilter!

Autumn Splendor
Finished Quilt Size: 46 ½" x 58 ½"
Enjoy the wonderful palette of fall as you piece this gorgeous wall hanging. Four maple leaves adorn by a checkerboard border and Sawtooth Stars will be the perfect addition to your home. Whether you are a beginner or advanced, you can dip into your stash of burgundies, greens, yellows, and browns to recreate autumn in all its "splendor".

Celestial Sampler
Finished Quilt Size - 60 ½" x 75 ½"
Easy fusing methods and quick cutting and piecing techniques make this quilt a "must-have" for those beautiful starry nights!

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Play Ball!
Finished Quilt Size: 42" x 42"
Treat your little slugger to a wall hanging all their own—complete with their name adorn in the corner! It will hit a home run with the one you love!

Let's Dance
Finished Quilt Size: 42" x 42"
The companion wallhanging for "Play Ball"! The ballerina in your life will be thrilled with this easy to piece design!



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