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Modern Geometric Quilts

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  • Total submissions: 26
  • Total countries: 11
  • Total provinces: 3
  • Total states: 10

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Black and White Black and White
By: Kate Lindberg,

The Inspiration came from my daily walking in the forest, a flight journey and some personal experiences.
Sometimes we don`t see the thing, right in front of us.

The quilt is machine sewn and machine quilted, free motion and straight lines.

Materiel: cotton fabric in 3 colours – the red is

Quilt size: width: 42" height: 25"

Carson's Star Carson’s Star
By: Susan Cook,
Pennsylvania, USA

I used Hoffman 1895 watercolor fabrics to give this quilt a 3 dimensional look. It was named after my son, Carson, since he sat beside me as I designed it and helped me choose the colors.

Quilt size: width: 46" height: 46"

Chain Linked Eye Candy Chain Linked Eye Candy
By: Lorna McMahon,
Ontario, Canada

Designed by Amy Smart – Chain Linked
Seen Amy’s design online and just had to make one! Of all the quilts that I have made to date, this was my son’s favourite. But a part of this summer’s quilts for kids quilt drive, I donated it to the local women’s shelter.

Quilt size: width: 60" height: 72"

Esfera efecto volumen Esfera efecto volumen
By: Paqui Azores,

Este quilt esta hecho con la técnica de Log Cabin, 36 bloques forman la figura central más un marco de 5″. Es una creación de Valerija Mezhybovska, incluida en una revista de “Elena Patchwork”.

Quilt size: width: 40" height: 40"

Geocache Quilt Geocache Quilt
By: Holly Elam,
Alabama, USA

I made this quilt as a Father’s day present for my husband. He is an active Geocacher. The colors come from the Geocache logo.

Quilt size: width: 36" height: 36"

Ghost Layers Ghost Layers
By: Judy Stone,
Michigan, USA

This quilt is the result of a class with Katie Pasquini Masopust. It is one of my favorite quilts that I have made. I attached it to a canvas so that it hangs like a picture. Machine applique and domestic machine quilted.

Quilt size: width: 18" height: 18"

Kaleidescope Kaleidescope
By: De,

I made this quilt for my Dad for his birthday this year. Using the triangle templates to make up the spider web blocks and my scrappy strips. Was a fun yet challenging quilt for me as I dont usually work with scraps but I made myself push the boundaries.

Quilt size: width: 46" height: 58"

Marcia's Quilts Built by Imagination Marcia’s Quilts Built by Imagination
By: Marcia Wachuta,
Wisconsin, USA

My geometric quilts were created for Project Quilting in 2012. I based it on a photo from Spain of all the colorful houses. I made a long table runner and large place mat using the raw edge applique technique. I shared the construction process on my blog — You can make them too. Easy and fun!

Quilt size: width: 13.5" height: 17"

Modern Square Modern Square
By: Susan,
California, USA

It all started with the center block, made as an exercise for a Modern guild meeting. Then what to do? Enlarge and repeat!

Quilt size: width: 42" height: 42"


I was inspired by a pattern I saw at Purl Bee site and elaborated it.

Quilt size: width: 82" height: 94"

Outside the box Outside the box
By: Oops-Lah,

Quilt size: width: 38" height: 38"

Pegs Space Crystal Too Pegs Space Crystal Too
By: Peggy Riggen,
Texas, USA

This is the first quilt that I made start to finish even quilted it on my home machine.

Quilt size: width: 40" height: 41"

Pointed Pointed
By: Anja Schellberg,

An arrangement of fabric scraps.

Quilt size: width: 50" height: 60"

Poppies Poppies
By: Rumi,

A friend of mine ordered a wall hanging for her modern interior.

Quilt size: width: 29" height: 29"

Purple Passion Purple Passion
By: Teresa Weaver,
Michigan, USA

I designed and made this quilt because I was trying to use up green and yellow scraps from another project, but the purple became the star of the show. I donated it to a local charity.

Quilt size: width: 40" height: 50"

Rainbow Fever Rainbow Fever
By: Abigail Van Buskirk,
California, USA

This is Judy Niemeyer’s Bali Fever pattern that I did for last year’s Quiltworx contest.

Quilt size: width: 67" height: 80"

Ring Around the Rainbow Ring Around the Rainbow
By: Connie Haynes,
Massachusetts, USA

This is my experiment with color and hexies.

Quilt size: width: 36" height: 36"

Sixpointed star Sixpointed star
By: Lies Bos-Varkevisser,

I made this quilt by using the Super60™ and I was inspired by the book Sensational 6-Pointed Star Quilts.

Quilt size: width: 26" height: 26"

Taking Flight Taking Flight
By: Cynthia Brunz Designs,
Oregon, USA

This quilt was made from a pattern called City Aviation out of Cherri House’s City Quilts book. All of the geese and pinwheels are 3D and the blocks are all made from solids, wovens or shot cottons. I quilted it myself in a various straight line quilting.

Quilt size: width: 72" height: 72"

Texas Teardrop Texas Teardrop
By: Sandra,
Utah, USA

Saw the quilt on a blog over a year ago really liked it. She then had a QAL so I jumped right in. Pattern by Vicki Ruebel. Quilted on a domestic sewing machine; is about halfway done now.

Quilt size: width: 62" height: 62"

Think Positive Think Positive
By: Esch House Quilts,
Michigan, USA

This version of Think Positive is about the drama of a neutral two-color quilt. I nearly used a bright binding, but decided to stick with the original color scheme and I’m so glad I did

Quilt size: width: 51" height: 73"

Train stop Train stop
By: Dorian Lucas,
California, USA

This is a quilt for my oldest son, who is very passionate about trains. I used the hex n more ruler, and designed it myself.

Quilt size: width: 74" height: 84"

Uneven Rail Fence for Wheeler Mission Uneven Rail Fence for Wheeler Mission
By: Debbie Lange Quilting,
Indiana, USA

Quilt was donated to Wheeler Mission our local charity for the homeless. I used bright fabrics and I liked the uneven rail for the blocks.

Quilt size: width: 59" height: 77"

Whirling Stars Whirling Stars
By: Jenny in NZ,
New Zealand

Adapted from a Tessellation quilt of the same name designed by Maureen James. Not enough fabric in my stash so it could not go on forever, instead it became my Meteor center.
The central star became my quilting template. The border I designed to reflect the impact should it ever strike our planet.

Quilt size: width: 42" height: 42"

Whisper Whisper
By: Kathy,
Manitoba, Canada

I used a pattern called Whisper from the book Transparency Quilts. I hand dyed all the solid fabrics for a soft look. I free motion quilted with swirls in the circles and a simple meander in the background to keep with the modern feel.

Quilt size: width: 40" height: 50"

Wipey Box Quilt Wipey Box Quilt
By: GeoMama,
Alberta, Canada

Pattern by Cynthia at Ahhh… Quilting. I made this as a wedding gift for my brother. He does woodworking, so I quilted all the background with dense organic lines to give a woodgrain feel. His wife loves polka dots and has a very funky sense of style. They loved it.

Quilt size: width: 56" height: 70"

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This post was published on October 11th, 2013. Post topics: Quilt Gallery.

60 Responses to “Modern Geometric Quilts”

  1. Laura W. says:

    My favorite kind of pie is White Potato Pie, which is similar to sweet potato pie.

  2. Denise Mitchell says:

    My favorite pie is Lemon Yummmmy!!!!

  3. Anya says:

    I love a good deep dish apple pie!

  4. Carla Finley says:

    My favorite is peach pie or rhubarb custard.

  5. Joyce says:

    For me at Thanksgiving it is pumpkin pie with cool whip!
    so traditional wth the harvest of Pumpkins,
    love the fall color of pumpkin.

  6. GeoMama says:

    Pumpkin pie or strawberry rhubarb.

  7. kbo says:

    Just put a homemade apple pie near me… I have a hard time sharing!

  8. LouAnne Sassone says:

    My favorite pie is Chocolate Cream, but Key Lime is a VERY close 2nd!

  9. Hanke says:

    My favorite pie is a hazelnut or walnut pie. Nice quilts!!

  10. shirley says:

    Pumpkin pie…hands down. That crispy crust, that smooth velvety feeling from the spicy pumpkin and the coolness of the whipped cream. Can’t be beat.

  11. Terry says:

    Apple Pie using fresh-picked apples…yummmmmmy!!!

  12. Pumpkin is my fave…and I don’t wait until October to make it.

  13. Joyce Mitchell says:

    Pecan pie is my favorite, but lemon chess pie is a very close second. Thanks.

  14. Gunda says:

    Love the good old Apple Pie


  15. Debbie H says:

    My favorite pie is chocolate cream. Thanks for the giveaway!

  16. Cleary Kipe says:

    Chocolate Cream Pie

  17. Barb Colvin says:

    I love rhubarb pie!

  18. Abby VB says:

    My favorite kind of pie is peach!

  19. Judy says:

    Absolute favourite is Apple pie. I’ve been peeling and slicing apples for over a week now and filling the freezer with pies (eating more than my share too!). This time of year Pumpkin is always included! Pumpkins are already “processed” and the puree is in the freezer ready to thaw and turn into pie for Monday. Have a great Thanksgiving!

  20. Sandy Spence says:

    My favorite is peach pie with an almond crust. Next would be pumpkin!
    Have a great Thanksgiving!!

  21. Deborah DeBerry says:

    I have 2 favorites, sweet potato pie and homemade chocolate pie.

  22. Bev C says:


    A lovely home made apple pie does it for me.

    Happy days.

  23. Vicki H says:

    My fav is Pumpkin Pie, any time of the year.

  24. Sandy K says:

    I make a really good apple pie that my family loves.

  25. thunder says:

    pumpkin all the way !!! but it has to be made with a pumpkin…not canned stuff..

  26. Evie Christner says:

    My favorite pie is Tollhouse Pie-like the cookie but better!

  27. Leslie Schmidt says:

    I love the tartness underlying a cherry pie. Dutch apple is second.

    There’s a lot of artistry in those fantastic quilts!

  28. Patricia Dawe says:

    I love, love,love pumpkin pie !!!
    Happy Thanksgiving !

  29. Suzanne McFadden says:

    I’m very fond of pumpkin and minced meat, but nothing beats a Dutch apple pie if its made from good apples.

  30. Karen says:

    My absolute favorite pie is Blueberry…being from Maine I guess that’s a given…:)

  31. Jane S. says:

    My favorite pies are peach, and cherry. There’s no way I can decide between the two, so I won’t even try. :)

  32. Michele T says:

    I love, love, love Lemon Meringue pie!!! Eeeek! That is what I should make for dessert on Thanksgiving dinner this Sunday!!!

  33. Colleen says:

    Oh, pumpkin, for sure! But the funny thing is – I only ever make it for Thanksgiving. This year, my daughter’s birthday is Saturday, so we’ll be having the family over for turkey and birthday cake then, and having leftovers with the pumpkin pie on Monday!

  34. LeAnne L says:

    Apple is my favorite, but I must have a blackberry pie in August made with fresh blackberries.

  35. Teri powers says:

    My favorite kind of pie is blackberry. Although pumpkin is a close second

  36. Tammy Pettus says:

    Pumpkin Pie.

  37. Jo says:

    Huckleberry pie with vanilla ice cream is my absolute favorite

  38. Klara Meijer says:

    Carrotcake is my favorite kind of pie, but I have to admit, I almost love every kind of pie!

  39. Barb in MI says:

    For me: anything chocolate goes – so chocolate pie is my vote! Thanks!

  40. Hilly van Zuylekom says:

    Dutch apple pie with raisins and a lovely buttery crust

  41. Martina says:

    Applepie is my alltime favourite.

  42. Trisha Reed says:

    It has to be pumpkin pie.

  43. Maria Call says:

    Pumpkin, heated, with a scoop of vanilla ice cream please.

  44. G Britten says:

    Pecan is my favorite and second is oatmeal pie which tastes like pecan.

  45. Diane U. says:

    Coconut cream pie is my fav.

  46. Deborah says:

    French Silk Chocolate!!

  47. Tammy Lyons says:

    Mt favorite pies are key lime and deep dish pecan.

  48. ritainalaska says:

    love lemon merengue pie!

  49. Vreni says:

    I would have to say cherry pie!

  50. Val Morris says:

    Key Lime, all the time!

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