Crowns of Decoration: FREE Traditional Curved Patchwork Quilt Pattern

About this Quilt

Crowns of Decoration: FREE Traditional Curved Patchwork Quilt Pattern


Robert Callaham’s beautiful Crowns of Decoration quilt provides a variety of techniques to challenge any experienced quiltmaker. Originally published in our June 1996 issue, this wall or lap quilt pattern is a wonderful piecing challenge, with touches of unusual appliqué. Download this pattern for FREE from the link below…it’s our anniversary gift to you!



Download the FREE pattern for Robert Callaham’s Crowns of Decoration quilt.  (Problems downloading our PDF? Check out our troubleshooting tips.)

Skill Level ADVANCED

Finished Size  73½˝ x 73½˝

Featured Fabrics

John used fabrics from his stash to make this quilt.

Further Information

More quilting patterns by Robert Callaham, such as Tree of Life, Robert’s Floral Garden, and The Best of Robert Callaham are available at our Quilt and Sew Shop – click here.

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FREE Quilting Video Lesson – Accurate 1/4″ Seam Allowances – click here!

FREE Quilting Video Lessson – Preparing Shapes for Hand Appliqué – click here!


The Crowns of Decoration wall or lap quilt is featured as part of the Looking Back 20th Anniversary series in the McCall’s Quilting March/April 2013 issue shown below. Print (while supplies last) or instant digital download available for purchase at