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1st Class Christmas 1st Class Christmas
By: Debby Visser,
New York, USA

This was made in my 1st Class (hence the name) at a local quilt shop. Being self and internet taught, I thought some lessons could be helpful – and they sure were. I was very pleased with the results of this class and love the birds in hats I found for the backing.

Quilt size: width: 60" height: 60"

9 Patch Party Christmas Quilt 9 Patch Party Christmas Quilt
By: Karen Pavone,
California, USA

This pattern is in Eleanor Burns’ book “Still Stripping After 25 Years.” I worked for her at her Quilt in a Day San Marcos store for 6 years, & I made this quilt as a sample to display in the store. I used a variety of Christmas prints and love the simple yet elegant look of this design.

Quilt size: width: 52" height: 65"

A Cheerful Christmas Tree! A Cheerful Christmas Tree!
By: Marjo B-W,

This Christmas tree is full with all those funny, beautiful, crazy, special, homemade and other decorations that don’t make it to the real tree. Every year a few things are added. Check out my blog for details!

Quilt size: width: 61" height: 61"

A Pretty Package Lap Quilt A Pretty Package Lap Quilt
By: Myra B.,
Washington, USA

This lap quilt is all wrapped up and ready to give! The huge bow is appliqued onto cute wrapping paper and ribbon! This super fun quilt was made entirely by me, and I quilted her in straight lines on the diagonal for a fun wintry argyle look. The pattern is by Susan Martin.

Quilt size: width: 42" height: 66"

A Quilt for Lillian A Quilt for Lillian
By: Cheryl Hammond,
Texas, USA

Our granddaughter loves all things Scottie Dogs, so this year, I made her a Scottie lap quilt. Can’t wait to give the quilt to her.

Quilt size: width: 60" height: 45"

A Santa Wallhanging A Santa Wallhanging
By: Gemini Jen NZ,
New Zealand

From a pattern: Kitset ‘Country Santa 017’ from The Wooden Bear Quilt Designs
Designed by Kelly Mueller

I had had the kit in my to-do box for a couple of years and finally got time to make it this past February.

Quilt size: width: 14" height: 20"

Amy's Vintage Holiday (snowflakes and plaid) Amy’s Vintage Holiday (snowflakes and plaid)
By: Amy in UK,
United Kingdom

I used some of my favourite fabrics in my quilt – snowflakes, plaids and homespun – making a real cosy cottage-chic quilt! Pattern called Vintage Holiday and I love the baubles! This is my first festive quilt and I will hang it on a wall to bring cheer to the cottage I live in! Merry Christmas!

Quilt size: width: 52" height: 67"

Angels singing (Disqualified, not eligible to win) Angels singing (Disqualified, not eligible to win)
By: Adrie Jansen,

Long time ago there was a Advent calender on the internet with every day a piece/pattern of this quilt. I had downloaded them and safe restored in a map. 2 years ago I made this quilt in 3 weeks! It was a pleasure to make this one!

Quilt size: width: 36" height: 22"

Big Star Christmas Quilt Big Star Christmas Quilt
By: WaggonsWest,
Missouri, USA

This little quilt kept growing from a single test block I liked to what was to be a lap robe to a Queen size quilt. It has a wrap around block on the leading edge, a scrappy binding and an asymmetrical placement of the 26 inch star blocks.

Quilt size: width: 86" height: 93"

Christmas Christmas
By: Jennifer Padden,
Texas, USA

I wanted a Christmas Quilt for my office, but not necessarily in traditional colors. I purchased this non-traditional Christmas file from Embroidery Library and built the quilt around their suggested colors. I love it, being the rebel that I am.

Quilt size: width: 23" height: 23.5"

Christmas Angel Christmas Angel
By: Sue Cook,
Pennsylvania, USA

This quilt is one of my original designs. It is paper pieced and has a heart shaped button and a jingle bell. I like to hang one on my front door so the bell rings every time the door is opened.

Quilt size: width: 12" height: 22"

Christmas forest Christmas forest
By: Susan Virden,
Virginia, USA

This quilt was made using the stack and slash method. Not much of story behind it. I don’t have many Christmas quilts and I enjoy doing this method.

Quilt size: width: 54" height: 71"

Christmas Joy Christmas Joy
By: Judy Stone,
Michigan, USA

This row quilt was the sample that I made for a class that I taught – Strip of the Month Club at our LQS. The pattern was designed by Carolyn Beam and long arm quilted by Terry Gravila (one of my students). What a fun project!!

Quilt size: width: 37" height: 49"

Christmas Magic Christmas Magic
By: Isabell,
United Kingdom

Made for my grandchildren to enjoy as a wall hanging each Christmas. Blocks are hand applique/machine quilted.
Original pattern designs from Quilting Gallery – hosted by Michele 2011.

Quilt size: width: 40" height: 40"

Christmas Patch Tree Skirt/Quilt Christmas Patch Tree Skirt/Quilt
By: Sharon H.,
California, USA

My sister and I decided to split some old fabrics we found in my mother’s stash after she passed away. It is amazing how different each of our quilt’s looks even though we used the same fabrics. Pattern from The Quilter, Holiday 2009.

Quilt size: width: 54" height: 54"

Christmas Poinsiettia's Christmas Poinsiettia’s
By: Diane Updike,
Ontario, Canada

This pattern is called Georgetown Squares; the piecing can be done in a day; makes an outstanding lap quilt for the festive season.

Quilt size: width: 60" height: 72"

Christmas quilt/advent calendar Christmas quilt/advent calendar
By: Turid Bakken,

This Christmas quilt I made for my daughter. She turned it into an advent calendar by sewing on rings. Interesting to sew, and I could use small scraps in this project.

Quilt size: width: 17" height: 22"

Christmas Ribbons Christmas Ribbons
By: Melissa,
Pennsylvania, USA

This quilt was made with one jelly roll and a little bit of print yardage from Basic Grey’s Jovial and Kona Ash solid. The Christmas Ribbons pattern is from the book “Scrap Basket Surprises” by Kim Brackett.

Quilt size: width: 60" height: 75"

Christmas Stars Christmas Stars
By: Kaaren Biggs,
Ontario, Canada

A Rosemary Makhan design, every one of the 30 stars has different fabrics (120 fabrics in all) – a quilter friend and I bought fat quarters and shared them. Machine applique is one of my favorite techniques. This quilt is now owned by a friend of 50-plus years and her husband.

Quilt size: width: 90" height: 100"

Christmas String Quilt Christmas String Quilt
By: Susanne,

A cheerful table topper. The original pattern is linked on my blog post.

Quilt size: width: 24" height: 24"

Christmas Tree Skirt Christmas Tree Skirt
By: Purrfectquilts,
Georgia, USA

This design was shown on the back of the insert with a ten degree wedge ruler I purchased from Phillips Fiber Art. I used one Christmas print and Michael Miller Fairy Frost Metallic Blenders for the red and green. I made it for my son and his children to enjoy.

Quilt size: width: 50" height: 50"

Christmas Twister Christmas Twister
By: Doreen Kennedy,
Ontario, Canada

This was done with the small and large twister ruler made for a special daughter-in-law

Quilt size: width: 55" height: 70"

Christmas Westward Journey Christmas Westward Journey
By: Jenelle Boxberger,
Kansas, USA

I won a pack of fat quarters then shortly after I found on McCalls Quilting Blog a Westward Journey “quilt along” that was perfect for my fabric. I made it a bit smaller. First time I did a scrappy pieced binding and I really like it. I did the piecing, quilting, and binding. Added strips to back.

Quilt size: width: 46.5" height: 59.5"

Christmas Windows Christmas Windows
By: Jacque Knight,
Georgia, USA

Faux Cathedral Window blocks with different fussy cut Christmas theme prints in every block. Fun and easy to make…a little presewing of the blocks and then it’s great hand project to travel with.

Quilt size: width: 32" height: 39"

Christmas Wreath Christmas Wreath
By: Dana Coombs,
Alabama, USA

The pattern is a AccuQuilt pattern that is available on their website. I have the dies for the ribbon shapes and holly leaves; rest of the appliques were hand-cut. Centers of the flowers are yo-yos. Stippling was done in the center of the wreath and areas surrounding the wreath.

Quilt size: width: 42" height: 42"

Country Wreaths Country Wreaths
By: Yvonne Bamlett,
Alberta, Canada

I love country colors and this pattern worked so well using all my stash scraps. The wreaths are 2 1/2″ squares. The large blocks are wonderful cranberries fabric. The whole quilt looks quite festive. I wanted to keep it for myself, but i will have to make another one!

Quilt size: width: 80" height: 96"

Crazy Christmas Trees Crazy Christmas Trees
By: QuiltSue,
United Kingdom

I’ve called it my Crazy Christmas Trees because I absolutely do not do scrappy, or unsymmetrical, but just look at this. 30+ fabrics and about as unsymetrical as they come. You know what though? I love it! Pattern is from Pieces From My Heart.

Quilt size: width: 56" height: 76"

Dash Away Dash Away
By: Tiffany Tuttle,
Ontario, Canada

This wall hanging is machine appliqued and hand embroidered. I take it with me to every trunk show presentation, it is always a crowd-favourite!

9 votes to be added manually to this competitor due to a glitch in the system.

Quilt size: width: 59" height: 38"

Deer-lightful Christmas Star Deer-lightful Christmas Star
By: Vickie Mazurek,
Texas, USA

I made this for my Daughter-in-law, Jeniva for Christmas this year, in her favorite colors of red and lime green. She hasn’t seen it Yet! I used Christmas Twist by Hoffman Batiks.

Quilt size: width: 56" height: 70"

Dreidle Delight Dreidle Delight
By: Karen Smith,
AE (Armed Forces Europe), USA

This little Hanukkah wall hanging was made by me from a Cheryl A. Taylor pattern published in the Nov/Dec 2011 McCall’s Quilting magazine. I’ve wanted to make it for a whole year and finally found the time.

Quilt size: width: 13.5" height: 37.5"

Festive Christmas Festive Christmas
By: Julianne,
California, USA

This quilt is a 2010 Block of the Month from a local quilt store. I was not a friend of this quilt while making it, it was challenging and required the seam ripper way too often! Now, that I have had it held up and photographed, I find it beautiful! I just completed it this last week

Quilt size: width: 65" height: 78"

Festive Feelings Festive Feelings
By: Christine Frost,
Pennsylvania, USA

I designed and made this quilt to use as a sample for a machine quilting class that I used to teach. It is machine quilted on my domestic machine and I used gold metallic thread to give it a little glitz for the holidays.

Quilt size: width: 38" height: 38"

Festivity Festivity
By: Jeneta,

This is the first quilt I made with the paper piecing technique, using fabrics that I had on hand. The nine centre blocks are surrounded by a string of Christmas lights. The pattern was offered by Paper Panache a LONG time ago!

Quilt size: width: 32" height: 32"

Friends For Christmas Friends For Christmas
By: Laural,
California, USA

My hand appliqued quilt is a whimsical characterization of Santa, his sleigh and penguins bearing gifts. Pattern by Lynette Anderson. Made with civil war reproduction fabrics and adorned with hand embroidery and rusty bells.

Quilt size: width: 50" height: 55"

Frosted Stars Frosted Stars
By: Debbe,
Indiana, USA

This is a Charlie Scott pattern. I saw this quilt while on vacation a year ago and just had to have it. The fabric line is Fruit Cake by Basic Grey for Moda which was discontinued 2 years ago. I was able to get a great deal of the fabric to make the quilt. I’m so happy to have the to snuggle with.

Quilt size: width: 48" height: 58"

Here Comes Santa Claus Here Comes Santa Claus
By: Polly Monica,
Virginia, USA

This quilt design was from one of Nancy Halvorsen’s Art to Heart quilt books. It was made entirely from my stash…much of it was scraps! I pre-cut all the pieces at home and took them with me to a fall quilt retreat, where I finished the top. I backed it with flannel for cold winter nights!

Quilt size: width: 60″" height: 60″"

Here's Comes Frosty Here’s Comes Frosty
By: Anita Amodeo,
Florida, USA

This is the first quilt I made. I even hand quilted it! It was a lot of fun to make all the different ‘scenic’ blocks and embellish them too. I didn’t know what I was doing at the time…but I actually pieced the backing!

Quilt size: width: 56" height: 66"

Holiday Sparkle Holiday Sparkle
By: Christine Cielenski,
Wisconsin, USA

I wanted alittle sparkle for my holiday table and this fabric just called to me. I love to machine quilt and following the pattern printed on the fabric is a easy technique.

Quilt size: width: 15.5" height: 41.5"

It's a cold winter day! It’s a cold winter day!
By: Judit Balint’s Handicrafts,

This is a snow girl with snow hat and scarf made from beautiful colors. It brings a lot of fun and a happy mood to your Christmas Times.

Quilt size: width: 17.7" height: 30.3"

Kaleidoscope Banner Kaleidoscope Banner
By: Alice Baird,
Texas, USA

This quilt was made following Bethany Reynold’s “Stack and Whack” method–the first and only one I have ever made.
The star centers are the kaleidoscope, and the star points are blue against a darker blue background. The border is the fabric used for the star centers.

Quilt size: width: 21.5" height: 37.5"

Pine Trees Pine Trees
By: Yvonne Bamlett,
Alberta, Canada

The rich reds and brown tone colors of this quilt are the eye catcher, it took a while to find just the right carmels to go on the borders. So it was in the UFO pile for 12 months. Now it is done and ready to use for Christmas. The pattern is from a fabulous book called a Quilted Country Christmas

Quilt size: width: 60" height: 60"

Points A Plenty Points A Plenty
By: AnneMarie @ Gen X Quilters,
Ohio, USA

This is the new Christmas quilt I made last year. Made on a whim and inspired by a Denyse Schmidt quilt. I made my own version using a couple triangle blocks with Kate Spain’s 12 Days of Christmas line. I love it! I display it hanging from a sleeve on a beadboard quilt rack my husband made.

Quilt size: width: 30" height: 36"

Santa Has Chores Too! Santa Has Chores Too!
By: Jill of Apple Avenue Quilts,
Utah, USA

This quilt is made from a pattern by Debbie Mumm. It was intended to be much smaller and use raw edge applique. I enlarged it and machine appliqued because I prefer finished edges. It was a very fun quilt to make! I enjoy hanging it every Christmas!

Quilt size: width: 46" height: 46"

The Monster Quilt The Monster Quilt
By: NM Creatrix,
New Mexico, USA

This a quilt that will be presented to my nephew and his wife this Christmas. They requested a black and white Kanji (Japanese characters) quilt and this is what I created. It is a 9 patch log cabin quilt with piano key borders.

Quilt size: width: 100" height: 104"

Tis The Season Tis The Season
By: Christine M,

Redwork stitchery pattern by Australian designer, Natalie Bird.

Quilt size: width: 18" height: 23"

to hunter with love to hunter with love
By: rachelle pare,
Alberta, Canada

this is my very first unassisted quilt i have made. i purchased the cloth book to give to my grandson but since he is now 3 years old i thought he was too old for such a book. i decided to take it apart and make a quilt that his mommy, my daughter, can read to him over the holidays.

Quilt size: width: 39" height: 42"

Tradtional Christmas Tradtional Christmas
By: Tina Orlita,
Illinois, USA

This was the first quilt I made with a scalloped edge.

Quilt size: width: 54" height: 63"

Twelve Days Of Christmas Twelve Days Of Christmas
By: Bunny,
Ontario, Canada

This was an on line Mystery quilt created by Esther Aliu.
This was a fun quilt to make each month it was a challenge for me since I at the time I did not applique I learned so much from her she is amazing.

Quilt size: width: 41" height: 51"

Twis the Night Before Christmas Twis the Night Before Christmas
By: Ellen,
Michigan, USA

In 2008, I crossed stitched the blocks. The background fabric is one pieced. Reversed appliqued the blocks and finished by machine appliqueing. Machine quilted the words “Merry Christmas” between the 2nd and 3rd row.

Quilt size: width: 33" height: 25"

Wego Santa Quilt Wego Santa Quilt
By: Cheryl Parker,
Illinois, USA

Made from a block exchange with my guild. 12 ladies participated in this exchange. This was my first exchange. There is more info about this quilt on my blog. This is one of my favorite quilts. It is hand quilted.

Quilt size: width: 58" height: 90"

Weihnachtsquilt Weihnachtsquilt
By: Handbags and more,

It´s a patchwork and applique quilt in the colours of christmas. I love it.

Quilt size: width: 38" height: 48"

Winter Wishes Winter Wishes
By: Gale Lavers,
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Pattern by Lynda Howell of The Stitch Connection. Sewn and quilted on my Bernina, a gift for our daughter. I worked on this quilt for three years and each year she got the quilt in it’s completed stage as a gift. It was finally finished in december 2009 and now lives at her home.

Quilt size: width: 88" height: 100"

Wonky Modern Holiday Runner Wonky Modern Holiday Runner
By: Fiberosity,
Georgia, USA

This runner was made using a wonky placement of pre-pieced shapes and using the chisel die for my accuquilt. The design is based off my quilt, Refracted Sunset accepted as part of The Modern Quilt Guild Showcase which was showcased at the quilt festival in Houston, TX.

Quilt size: width: 13" height: 67"

Xmas runner Xmas runner
By: webGurl,
Ontario, Canada

Had a lot of fun playing wth a variety of quilting patterns on this runner. Made for Clare last Xmas.

Quilt size: width: 14" height: 82"

Christmas Quilts

16 thoughts on “Christmas Quilts

  • December 14, 2012 at 9:22 pm

    Just wonderful quilts, good luck everyone.

  • December 15, 2012 at 1:32 pm

    Cada vez que venho aqui para votar,vejo que eu tenho muuuuito para aprender,tenho um parco conhecimento e quase nenhum talento.Parabéns a todos os talentos.

  • December 15, 2012 at 2:14 pm

    So many wonderful quilts!!! Good luck everyone and Merry Chrismas allover the world…

  • December 15, 2012 at 2:26 pm

    Beautiful quilts. I made the Traditional Christmas quilt and just love it. Good luck and a very Merry Christmas to all.

  • December 15, 2012 at 2:42 pm

    Beautiful quilts!! I wish I had taken part in the Birthday giveaway, but I was away and didn’t read the post in time to register. Next time though….it is great fun blog hopping!!

    I want to wish Michelle and all of you readers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year…stay safe over the holidays…

  • December 15, 2012 at 7:22 pm

    Such a beautiful ’12 Days of Christmas’ Bunny, stunning!

  • December 16, 2012 at 8:22 am

    Wow, Bunny! Totally incredible. The detail is amazing!
    You have finally found your patience!

  • December 16, 2012 at 1:55 pm


  • December 16, 2012 at 8:44 pm

    Wow, the quilts are beautiful and so many of them!

  • December 16, 2012 at 8:59 pm

    So many beautiful quilts! Wish I had their talent in making the quilts! Good luck to all competeing!;)

  • December 17, 2012 at 8:47 am

    What a beautiful quilts! It is hard to choose!
    But I love my choise the most.
    Good luck for everyone and a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year to all!!!

  • December 17, 2012 at 12:34 pm

    Wow! Such diversity in styles and techniques. I pieced three quilt tops this month but haven’t been able to finish. Hope to by next Christmas. Congratulations to you all!

  • December 18, 2012 at 7:41 am

    Love them all but my very favorite is Christmas Ribbons. I must have gotten in too late to vote…..but that would have been my first choice.

  • December 18, 2012 at 9:48 am

    Everyone has done a fantastic job on their quilts. I am voting for A Pretty Package.

    Sandi Timmons

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