What’s the next major decorating holiday on the calendar? Why, Valentine’s Day, of course! And we have loads of free Valentine quilt patterns and other projects to inspire your decorating and gift-giving plans. We’ve also got digital patterns to download, adorable quilt kits, and so much more! In fact, our Valentine Quilt Ideas and Free Stuff board on Pinterest has nearly 100 links to gorgeous projects you can make for those you love.
For those of you who prefer a more curated approach to quilt ideas, here are my top ten picks for quilt and block patterns and kits for Valentine’s Day 2016. Most are free, so a budget-conscious holiday is yours for the quilting. Enjoy!
The Hearts Abloom FREE wall quilt pattern designed by Heidi Pridemore finishes at 46 1/2″ square. The sophisticated color scheme makes this Valentine quilt appropriate for either gender.
Use Jackie Robinson’s Nine-Patch Heart FREE quilt block pattern to design your own quilt project. It finishes at 7 1/2″ square.
The Cat Stack quilt kit finishes at an adorable 13″ x 15″ and can be made in two weekends or less. It’s the purr-fect gift for any feline fancier. Quilt design is by Rachel Pellman.
Set a welcoming table for 4 with the Two Hearts FREE Quilted Place Mats Pattern, designed by Diane Nagle. Each place mat finishes 12 5/8″ x 17 5/8″.
The Sweet Somethings embroidered FREE mini quilt pattern designed by Maggie Bowles proves that Valentines don’t have to be completely red or pink! The simple handwork is a nice carry-along or watching-TV project. This miniature quilt finishes at 11 1/2″ square.
The Sweet Hearts digital quilt pattern designed by Kathy Munkelwitz lets you mix and match heart templates for a one-of-a-kind Valentine quilt. Finished size is 43″ x 47″.
Rustic Hearts by Sherri Bain Driver is the perfect FREE Valentine quilt pattern for lovers of the primitive/country look. It finishes at 61 1/2″ x 73 1/2″, a nice lap size, and the folksy color scheme means you can use this quilt all year long!
Appliqué fans will love the Rainbow Hearts FREE quilt block pattern. Make it in any color scheme you like, even scrappy…the hearts will carry your message of love. Finished size of the block is 12″ square.
This Little Love FREE wall quilt pattern is on my own personal to-do list. At 17″ x 23″, it would fit on a wall in nearly any room. Little Love was adapted from a design by Cheryl Almgren Taylor.
And if you want still more FREE Valentine quilt patterns, follow the link to download this Fons & Porter eBook! It includes “I Wooly Love Ewe”, “Love Song”, and “Stars of My Heart”.
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10 12 Valentine Quilts and Projects! Enjoy them all.