11+ Modern Quilt Patterns for you to sew… all easy and free!


Here are all of my very favorite modern quilt patterns. They are all free, so get ready to have a quilty good time with your sewing machine. I LOVE modern quilts! Sew them, quilt them, gift them, keep them… there will never be enough!

You might see more than 11 free modern quilt patterns here… that’s because I just keep adding more!

Sew a signature quilt with a modern vibe! This throw sized quilt pattern is fast and easy to make with fat quarters. It’s the perfect quilt project for a beginner or anyone who wants a fun weekend quilting project. I’m including rotary cutting instructions PLUS optional AccuQuilt cutting instructions for the fastest most accurate cutting and piecing ever.

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My new Superstar Quilt pattern will make you a quilting superstar because it’s so fast and beautiful!

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Go for bold with my free Modern Log Cabin Quilt Pattern. This is the perfect quilt to sew for a man. Or take a peek at the pattern and see how pretty it can be in light colors.

Here’s the bold and modern star quilt pattern you’ve been looking for! The Ninja Stars Quilt Pattern is perfect for that hard-to-sew-for person on your list. This free pattern comes with a huge Full or Twin XL size (for someone going off to college) and a fun throw size that’s perfect for watching TV on cool nights.

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Star Cakes… a modern and scrappy quilt made from 10″ squares – with a video tutorial too.


Learn my modern technique for sewing orange peel applique pieces and make this Jumbo Orange Peel Quilt.


The Jolly Bar Quilt Pattern wasn’t design for Christmas fabrics, but I used them and the result was so merry!


You can’t get more modern than hashtags! Sew up my Jumbo Hashtag Quilt in a flash – it’s so easy and fun.

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Fat Quarter Fancy is another fast and easy modern quilt pattern.


My Pretty Frames Quilt Pattern makes your favorite panel prints shine.


Love star quilts? Here’s a modern new combo of medallion quilt + variable star… the Merry Stars Quilt.


The Say Cheese Applique Quilt is put together with big (and fast) modern applique blocks – free templates too.


The super-easy Fat Quarter Fizz quilt pattern also comes with a video.

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Sparkle is a gorgeous zig zag quilt design with modern lines.


Use low volume fabrics and a fresh layout to make a Modern Log Cabin Quilt with my free pattern.

I can’t wait to see what you make with these free quilt patterns…

if you are a fan of modern quilts, you might also like the patterns in my shop. Thanks for looking!



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