Candlelight Table Runner – Fons & Porter

About this Quilt

Time for a new Christmas table runner quilt pattern? Give Barbara Cherniwchan’s design a try. It requires making four traditional quilt blocks, then appliquéing a candelabra and candles. Strip piecing combined with appliqué adds interest to the finished piece and your guests will most certainly agree. Use warm hued fabrics to make up this welcoming table runner. Just a weekend or two should do it!

About This Quilt

Finished Size: 18″ x 54″
Rating: Intermediate
Designed by:
Barbara Cherniwchan
Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Quarter Inch Seam Marker, Steam-A-Seam Fusible Web, and Fons & Porter Basic Cutting Ruler
Candlelight Tablerunner
Holiday Quilt Patterns

Learn How to Make This Quilt

The Fons & Porter staff show you how to make accurate triangle-squares. Here’s a reminder as you move forward with this technique: cut the square ⅞” larger than your finished triangles. Learn this quick and easy method that can be adapted to any quilt pattern by watching the free quilting video tutorial below. This method not only makes quiltmaking easier, but it increases the efficiency and accuracy in your piecing, which will be helpful when making this fun holiday quilt pattern, Candlelight! For more free Sew Easy quilting video tutorials, make sure to visit


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