Make a Splash Quilted Table Runner + Place Mats

Combine two classic blocks to create a quilted table runner and set of place mats that really make a splash! The unique quilt block combination creates a vibrant design that dances across the quilted tops.

About this Quilt

Finished Size : Table runner 15" x 48"; place mats 15" x 18"

Finished Blocks : 6" x 12"

Rating : Confident Beginner

Designed By : Sarah Nunes

Built from traditional Drunkard’s Path and Flying Geese blocks, this quilted table runner and place mat set add a big splash of color to your dining table. Bright, saturated tones in an alternating arrangement of shapes gives this set a fresh, modern feel.

Download this quilt pattern plus eleven others in the January/February 2018 digital issue of Modern Patchwork.


Note: Fabric requirements assume 40″ usable width of fabric.

  • Fat quarter or ¼ yard each of dark blue, turquoise, green, orange, pink, and raspberry
  • Fat eighth or 1⁄8 yard each of teal and red orange
  • 13⁄8 yards off-white for background
  • 3½ yards gold for borders, backing, and binding
  • Templates A + B
  • Template material
  • Twin-size batting

Pick up your copy of Modern Patchwork January/February 2018 for this pattern and more!