What a wonderful way to celebrate someone’s patriotic service! Designer Kathy Munkelwitz is donating this great quilt to the Quilts of Valor Foundation. What a great tribute! This twin-size, patriotic quilt pattern features the Ohio Star quilt block made with alternating fabrics and sashing strips in patriotic colors. You may want to consider working up your own Hometown Pride quilt pattern as a Quilt of Valor, although this throw-size quilt can easily be adapted to any color palette. Make it to suit you and your tastes!
About This Quilt
Finished Blocks: 32 (9″) Ohio Star blocks
Designed by: Kathy Munkelwitz
Recommended Tools: Fons & Porter Quarter Inch Seam Marker, Fons & Porter Rotary Cutter, Olfa 12″ Spinning Cutting Mat, and Fons & Porter Basic Cutting Ruler
The Fons & Porter staff show you how to make three-color hourglass units, which can be created from squares. This technique makes for speedy quilt blocks — you never have to cut a single triangle! 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 patriotic quilt pattern, Hometown Pride! For more free Sew Easy quilting video tutorials, make sure to visit QNNtv.com.