Here are some free downloadable patterns and technique instructions. These patterns contain only brief instructions with simple diagrams and assume you already know the basics of quilt making. They are free for personal use only. You may use them to make items for you or your friends or to donate to charities. The patterns must not be distributed for sale or used for teaching classes without prior permission.


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Mock Piped Binding


This attractive binding is finished entirely on the machine and uses two fabrics to give a tiny 'piped' edge inside the binding. 

For a video tutorial of this tecnique Click Here

Machine Finished Binding.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [90.0 KB]

Simple Shopping Bag

This useful bag can be made from two  half  metres of fabric and embellished with applique or trims such as ric-rac.

Shopping bag.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [138.3 KB]

Charming Throw

This quick and easy quilt uses just one charm pack combined with white and toning fabrics to make a throw measuring 39” by 40”.

Charming Summer Throw.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [375.9 KB]