This is ingenious! John Flynn's Diagonal backing calculator helps to minimize the amount of fabric needed for your quilt backing. (Flynn was a bridge-building engineer before he became a quilter, and you can tell it from his great tricks.
Not sure if they are all free but this one is. Check out our FREE "Little Steam Engine" quilt pattern using the collection, "All Aboard" by Greta Lynn for Kanvas Studio. Designed by Heidi Pridemore. Finished size: x
The Celtic Squares Block is everything you& expect from a Judy Martin pattern: elegant, unique, and understated. This quilt block tutorial marries the feel of a log cabin quilt block pattern with interlocking rings or even a rail fence quilt pattern
Quilting astronaut Karen Nyberg invites you to make a star-themed quilt block for her Astronomical Quilts Block Challenge! Click through for block ideas plus links to Karen’s stories about her out-of-this world quilting experience.