Free Patterns

SWIMMING GEESE Quilt

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This fun quilt has darling geese all swimming in rows. The blocks are in four colourways and feature fabrics mainly from the Maple Farm and Solid collections.

Finished Size
67½in x 78in (171.5cm x 198cm)

SWIMMING GEESE SMALL Pillow

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This pillow is so cute you are sure to want to make a whole collection of them using other fabrics from the Maple Farm range. The background fabric can be changed if you wish, as there are many lovely Tilda Solids to choose from.

Finished Size
20½in x 20in (52cm x 51cm)

SWIMMING GEESE LONG PILLOW

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This pillow is a wonderful companion for the Swimming Geese Quilt. The background fabric is the same as the quilt but could be changed if you wish, as there are many lovely Tilda Solids to choose from.

Finished Size
36½in x 20in (92.5cm x 51cm)

Windflower Quilt

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Windflower Quilt (with patterns for US letter and A4 printing)

Updated version sept. 10, 2020.

Finished Size
62in x 74in (157.5cm x 188cm)

Windflower Pillows

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Windflower Pillows (with patterns for US letter and A4 printing)

Updated version sept. 10, 2020.

Finished Size
18in x 18in (45,7cm x 45,7cm)

LEAF Quilt

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This pretty quilt uses a single leaf block design in four different colorways, arranged in vertical columns. Some careful piecing is needed for this quilt.

Finished Size
58in x 72½in (147cm x 184cm)

PATCH TRACTOR QUILT

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The tractor motif in this quilt is such fun to make and its realistic shape is created with just a few easy patchwork techniques. There is one basic block, made in three different colourways, using fabrics from the Tiny Farm, Meadow and Solid collections. Sashing separates the blocks, allowing each tractor its own space, while the solid background fabric showcases the blocks beautifully.

Finished Size
64½in x 76½in (164cm x 194.5cm)

PATCH TRACTOR PILLOWS

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This pillow has been designed as a companion to the Patch Tractor Quilt. The block is framed by a simple border. Two colorways.

Finished Size
23½in x 16in (60cm x 40.5cm)

FARMHOUSE QUILT

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This lovely quilt uses just one block, made up of three units sewn using simple patchwork techniques. The blocks, made in five different colourways to create a charming scrappy look, feature fabrics mainly from the Tiny Farm, Meadow and Solid collections.

Finished Size
60½in x 79½in (153.7cm x 202cm)

FARMHOUSE PILLOW

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This pillow makes a delightful companion to the Farmhouse Quilt. It features two of the blocks used in the quilt, but using a different background fabric. However, you could easily change this colour to any Tilda Solid fabric.

Finished Size
24½in x 13½in (62.2cm x 34.3cm)

TILDA FRIENDS COW

Tilda Friends Cow with overalls

Height: ½in (52cm)

Buttercup basic quilt

Easy
This scrappy-style quilt filled with pretty fabrics will always bring pleasure, no matter where it is placed in the home. The fabrics are from many of the Tilda Basics collections, which echo feed-sack and country fabrics that are sure to stand the test of time. It would be easy to create matching pillows for the quilt, or change the background color for a different look.

Finished Size
56½in x 74½in (143.5cm x 189cm)

Me and my Dog Quilt

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Who could resist making this utterly charming quilt, with these trendy young girls and their oh-so-cute dogs? The girls are each sewn the same way but wear a different dress in Bon Voyage fabrics, which creates a fresh and colourful look.

Finished Size
55in x 75in (140cm x 190.5cm)

My dog Pillow

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This irresistible pillow is a must-sew project – after all, who could resist these adorable little dogs? The pillow has been designed to be a companion to the Me and My Dog Quilt, but it’s perfect on its own too, whether sewn just for yourself, or your best buddy or a dog-loving friend

Finished Size
17¾in x 10½in (45cm x 26.7cm)

Flowerpot Quilt

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This gorgeous quilt is sure to become a treasured heirloom that will stand the test of time. There are nine flowerpot blocks, all made the same way, except that the pot fabrics vary. The appliqué technique uses paper pieces as patterns. Some of the appliqué motifs are fussy cut to feature specific areas of the fabrics, which creates a charming realism to the quilt.

Finished Size
60½in x 74½in (153.7cm x 189.2cm)

Flowerpot Pillow

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This pretty pillow is the perfect companion to the Flowerpot Quilt and uses the same fabrics (except for Fabrics 4 and 15). You could also make the pillow as a stand-alone project, and if you haven’t done any paper piece appliqué before, it’s the ideal project to practise this technique.

Finished Size
28½in x 20½in (72.4cm x 52cm)

Mosaic Butterflies Quilt

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This quilt is all a-flutter with pretty butterflies – what more could you want to brighten any room? Just one patchwork block is needed, made in five different colourways, plus some easy sashing.

Finished Size
58in x 73in (147.3cm x 185.4cm)

MOsaic Butterflies Pillow

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If you have made the Mosaic Butterflies Quilt, there are two pillow designs that will make the perfect companions. One pillow has a blue background, like the quilt, while the other pillow has a red striped background. Both pillows are made the same way but with different fabrics.

Finished Size
20½in x 12in (52cm x 30.5cm)

Mosaic Birds Quilt

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This unusual quilt is quite easy to make with some careful measuring and machine piecing. It uses a patchwork block with two facing birds and two similar blocks with single birds. The birds are a lovely solid blue fabric, which makes their shapes stand out from the rest of the patchwork.

Finished Size
60in x 79½in (152.4cm x 202cm)

Mosaic Birds Pillow

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This pretty pillow has been designed to match the Mosaic Birds Quilt, but it would be a lovely project to make on its own, perhaps as a gift for a friend. It uses just one Double Bird block that is made in the same way as the quilt.

Finished Size
31in x 17½in (78.7cm x 44.5cm)

Diamond pincushion

You will need two fabrics for this pincushion. The top fabric is fussy-cut to create a distinctive pattern on top of the pincushion.

Tilda friends Fia Doll

Tilda Friends Fia Doll with a cute dress and a bag.

Also available as a Kit.

Height: 52cm (20½in)

Adore you baby Quilt

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Making projects for the little ones in your life couldn’t be easier using the Mix and Match blocks. This small quilt uses a Bee block, Bird block and Flower block to create a very pretty quilt. The blocks are described and illustrated in the collection of Mix and Match blocks, so refer to these instructions. The quilt uses a lavender pink solid background and salmon for the bird beaks but other than that it is identical to the grey version of the quilt

Finished Size
37½in x 46in (95cm x 117cm)

Kimono Girls Quilt

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Nine of the cutest little girls in kimonos are waiting to greet you in this lovely quilt. The blocks are all made the same way, but in nine different colourways. Simple sashing frames the blocks. Another version of this quilt in pretty blue and sage colours is available.

(revised version, updated February 5th, 2020)

Finished Size
62in x 78½in (157.5cm x 199.4cm)

Flower and Bees Quilt

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This pretty quilt is an easy design to make as it uses just two blocks – a Flower block and a Bee block, with fabrics mainly from the Happy Campers and Meadow Basics collections. The blocks are fully described and illustrated in the collection of Mix and Match blocks, so refer to these instructions. The quilt has a background of soft grey but you could change this to one of the other Tilda solid fabrics if you prefer.

Finished Size
62½in x 80½in (159cm x 204.5cm)

Flower Meadow Quilt

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This is another lovely quilt that uses the Mix and Match blocks, in this case a Flower block, a Leaf block and a Bird block. The blocks are fully described and illustrated in the collection of Mix and Match blocks, so refer to the instructions
. The fabrics used for this quilt are mainly from the Happy Campers and Meadow Basics collections. It has a background of soft mauve (thistle) but you could change this to one of the other Tilda solid fabrics if you prefer.

Finished Size
62½in x 80½in (159cm x 204.5cm)

Adore you baby Pillow

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These pillows are the perfect companions to the Adore You Baby Quilts. They use the same bee, bird and flower blocks, just one of each, and can be made using different background fabrics.

Finished Size
37½in x 11½in (95.2cm x 29.2cm)

Kimono Girl Pillow

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This large pillow will make a lovely addition to any room. It features a Kimono Girl block, a Flower block and a Leaf block.

Finished Size
30in x 25in (76.2cm x 63.5cm)

Tilda friends Cat

Tilda Friends Cat with a cute dress and a yellow bag.

Also available as a Kit.

Height: 47cm (18½in)

Mix and Match Blocks

Four really useful patchwork blocks have been created for you to make a wide range of lovely items. There is a flower, a leaf, a bee and a bird for you to play with. Including their borders, the motifs all create blocks of the same size, 13in x 12in (33cm x 30.5cm), so it is easy to combine them and mix and match to your heart’s content. To provide ideas to get you going we have designed some quilts using these blocks – the Flower Meadow Quilt, the Flowers and Bees Quilt and the Adore You Baby Quilt. The quilts use fabrics mostly from the Happy Campers and Meadow Basics collections but you could easily use fabrics from other Tilda ranges

Leaf Block

Flower Block

Bee Block

Bird Block

Soft Star Quilt

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Just two patchwork blocks are used for this lovely quilt, both with the same layout but with a different balance of fabrics. There are two other versions of this quilt – a lilac/blue and a red/grey – see www.tildasworld.com for the free patterns.

Finished Size
58¼in x 73in (148cm x 185.4cm)

Scrap Angel Quilts

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The sweetest angels with rosy cheeks and plump hair buns adorn this beautiful quilt. The blocks are framed by simple sashing. Another version of this quilt is available from www.tildasworld.com, in soft teal and lilac colours.

Finished Size
53in x 74in (134.6cm x 188cm)

Brave tin soldier Quilt

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This charming quilt is based on the poignant Hans Christian Andersen story of a steadfast one-legged tin soldier, who falls in love with a pretty ballerina. There are just two blocks in the quilt but the various parts of each block require many pieces to build up the various motifs that play a part in the story. Close attention to the diagrams and careful measuring will help you make a quilt that is sure to be treasured for years.

Finished Size
59in x 78in (150cm x 198cm)

Scrap Angel Stocking

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This luxury, oversized stocking filled with gifts would be every child’s dream on Christmas morning – plenty of room for all sorts of delightful presents!

Finished Size
19in x 32in (48.3cm x 81.3cm)

Pyjama Santa

Pyjama Santa

Finished Size 62 cm

Angel Mouse

Angel Mouse

Finished Size 48 cm

Angel Scraps Garland

Angel Garland

Finished Size approx 150 cm

Cosy stripe Quilt

Easy
This quilt is very easy to make as it is just blocks of rectangles separated by strips of vertical sashing. The print rectangles can be cut from a fat eighth.

Finished Size 50in x 70in (127cm x 178cm).

(New file uploaded Nov. 4th 2019)

Cosy stripe Pillow

Easy
The striped design used for the Cosy Stripe Quilt can be adapted easily to make some large floor cushions and a version with blue Tea Towel Basics fabrics is described here, but you could also make a companion pillow by changing the sashing to teal colours.

Finished size 32in x 30in (81.3cm x 76.2cm).

Village Quilt

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This charming quilt is easier to make than it seems, creating a bright and fresh quilt that will look good all year long. Decorative extras in the form of patterned buttons and sweet little appliquéd bees add a special touch.

Finished Size 50in x 62½in (127cm x 159cm)

Village pillow

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Why not make this pretty pillow to accompany the Plum Garden Village Quilt? It features the same blocks as the quilt but in different colours and you only need to make one row of houses and one row of trees.

Finished size 26in x 16in (66cm x 40.6cm)

Plum Quilt

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A single block in four different colourways and some paper piece appliqué is all that it takes to make this pretty quilt in soft peach, plum, blue and nutmeg colours. The curves needed to create the plums are quite easy to piece with the patterns supplied.

Finished Size 50in x 67in (127cm x 170.2cm).

Autumn plums

Autumn Plums

Height  8 cm without leaf

Also sold as Kit

Autumn Angel

The Autumn Angel

Height  60 cm

Also sold as Kit

Autumn Bear

Autumn Bear

Height  51 cm

Also sold as Kit

 

Cat & Bird Quilt

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This adorable quilt is truly irresistible, especially if you are a cat-lover. It uses fabrics from the Lazy Days range, plus some fresh prints from the Classic Basics range and a few pretty solids. The curved shape for the cat’s back is easy to sew using the patterns provided. The cats’ cheeks and noses are made using easy appliqué.

Patterns for Letter-sized paper, click here!

Finished Size: 52½in x 73½in (133.3cm x 186.7cm)

Cat & Bird Pillow

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This lovely pillow is the perfect partner to the Cat and Bird Quilt and features two of the cat blocks from the quilt. It uses some of the same fabrics as the quilt, so refer to the fabric swatches in Fig A of the quilt instructions. The fabric quantities are much smaller for the pillow.

Patterns for Letter-sized paper, click here!

Finished size: 22¼in x 19½in (56.5cm x 49.5cm)

Playful Kitten

This Playful Kitten is so sweet that you are sure to want to make more. We chose certain fabrics, with details given in the instructions, but you can easily replace these fabrics with others from the Tilda ranges. The fabric amounts given are enough for one kitten.

Height: 29 cm

Beach Belle

This Beach Belle is on her way to the beach for a lovely, relaxing day while her quilt is blowing in the wind. A fun project and a lovely gift for a beach loving friend. We chose certain fabrics, with details given in the instructions, but you can easily replace these fabrics with others from the Tilda ranges. The fabric amounts given are enough for one doll.

Height: 44 cm

Flower pincushion

These flower pincushions are easy to make and make lovely gifts. We chose certain fabrics, with details given in the instructions, but you can easily replace these fabrics with others from the Tilda ranges. The fabric amounts given are enough for one pin cushion.

Size: 10cm square x 7cm high

Fan flower quilt

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This fun quilt features bold flowers created using an easy Dresden wedge technique for the petals, plus a simple leaf block made from half-rectangle triangle units.
There is also a version of the quilt using predominantly pink and green colours.

Size 55in x 70in (140cm x 178cm).

four block quilt

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This pretty quilt uses four blocks, but in different colourways to take advantage of many of the lovely fabrics in the Lazy Days fabric collection. The block is an easy one and creates an eight-point star pattern.
Matching pillow designs are also available.

Size 54in x 68in (137cm x 173cm).

four block pillow

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This pillow is the perfect companion to the Four Block Quilt, as it uses exactly the same blocks. Only small amounts of fabric are needed. Two colorways.

Size 26in x 26in (66cm x 66cm).

Kitschy friends

Somewhat over the top with a unique dress sense.

Size 22,5 in (57 cm).

Dapper dachshunds

Lovely vintage toy-inspired dachshunds.

Size 8 x 16,5 in  (20,5 x 42 cm).

easter bunnies

Adorable vintage mini bunnies that are perfect for Easter.

Size 8,3 in (21 cm).

Birdhouse Quilt

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This charming quilt uses only two blocks, one a mirror image of the other. It uses mainly teal and yellow fabrics. There’s also a red and blue version.

Finished Size 52in x 66in (132cm x 168cm).

Teapot Quilt

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This is the perfect quilt to have on display when friends drop by for a cup of tea. There’s also a pretty fern green version of this quilt.

Finished Size 52in x 74in (132cm x 188cm).

scrapflower Quilt

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This fresh and colourful quilt uses only one block but because it is made in twenty-four different colourways, it gives the quilt a charming scrappy look.

Finished Size 60in x 80in (152.4cm x 203.2cm)

scrapflower pillow

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These pretty pillows were designed to accompany the Scrapflower Quilts. They feature four flower blocks in different colourways, framed by a simple border.

Finished size 22in x 22in (56cm x 56cm)

Duck Quilt

Easy
Explanations in two colorways, Grey and Blue.
Finished Size: 56in x 72in (142.2cm x 183cm) after binding

Plaid Quilt

Easy
Explanations in two colorways, Blue and Pink.
Finished Size: 51in x 76¼in (129.5cm x 193.7cm) after binding.

Cross Quilt

Easy
Explanations in two colorways, Red / Teal and Blue/Ginger. Finished Size: 56in x 72in (142.2cm x 183cm) after binding.

HAPPY WINTER Snowman Quilt

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This quilt is sure to become a classic addition to your décor at Christmas time. Rows of fun snowmen and loving hearts are highlighted against a deep blue winter sky.

Finished Size 52½in x 71in (133.3cm x 180.3cm).

Snowman Pillow

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Designed as a companion to the Happy Winter Snowman Quilt, this comfy pillow features five of the snowman blocks from the quilt.

Finished size 38in x 18in (96.5cm x 45.7cm).

Happy Winter Snowmen

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