Helen Howes Textiles

Free Patterns - Ripples Quilts

Ripples Quilt
I made these quilts (in two sizes) to showcase Oakshott Fabrics Lakes fabrics
They're very easy to make.
To download a free copy of this pattern for Fat Quarter Lakes bundles please Click Here
For a version for Fat Eighth bundles, please Click Here
What you need
One Oakshott Elements Colour Block of twelve Fat Quarters or Eighths in Lakes (or colours to suit you) The two versions of this pattern have different sizes of block..

Pattern (see links above to download the patterns free)

Backing fabric and wadding (batting) (see patterns for sizes)

Thread for piecing and quilting - I used Gutermann blue/grey cotton for piecing and a plain blue Sylko for quilting. A variegated thread would be nice, too
Cutter and mat
Quilters' ruler (note, the patterns have a pair of templates for the triangles, but I used a 60 degree triangle ruler for speed and ease..)
Finished size approximately 44 by 60 inches / 110 by 150 cm (Fat quarters)
44 x 35 inches / 110 x 88 cm (Fat eighths)

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Helen Howes
Helen Howes Textiles
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