Modern Patchwork, There I AM!!! I’m Excited! Summer Quilted Backpack!




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Modern Patchwork Spring 2014   Magazine – 150 Pages 

Make modern quilts, pillows, bags, aprons, home décor, and much more in this issue of Modern Patchwork!

Highlights of this magazine include:

  • 27 fresh and fun projects for you and your home
  • Easy-to-use patterns and step-by-step instructions
  • Tips from top designers
  • BONUS: Full-sized pattern insert inside

Sections of Modern Patchwork Spring 2014:

Kitchen & Dining: Add a pop of color to your home with fun and creative projects that also double as perfect gifts. Work through your stash with some scrappy coasters, welcome spring with a fresh table runner, or add a touch of whimsy to your hostess duties with a bacon-and-eggs apron. And carry your lasagna in style to your next potluck with this clever casserole cover. Surround yourself this spring with a touch of modern patchwork.

Quilts: Experience a modern twist on the beloved quilt form with fresh designs and contemporary fabric. Whether you’re looking to make a bed quilt, a throw for a sofa or chair, or something in between, these projects will surely spark your creativity.

Hold Everything: Keep everything in its place this spring. Make a fresh summer backpack for your
outdoor adventures, a made-to-order sewing kit for English paper piecing, a customized e-reader cover, zippered pouch, or that perfect wallet with plenty of pockets. Whether you make these for yourself or
a friend, these projects are sure to please.

Pillows: Incorporate your favorite fabrics in these charming pillows. Open the windows for the spring breezes, and freshen your décor with these fun, funky, and fabulous pillows. From retro pom-poms to a giant floor pillow to a trio of crisp, clean button appliqués, you’re sure to find the pillow of your dreams in this lively collection.

Projects include:

  • Bacon and Eggs Chevron Apron by Kim Place
  • White Diamonds Table Runner by Debbie Grifka
  • After the Rain Quilt by Sharon McConnell
  • Every Color Quilt by Alissa Haight Carlton
  • Summer Quilted Backpack by Heidi Emmett
  • Log Cabin Pillow by Ellen Maxwell
  • and much more!



Hello! Yes, It’s official, Modern Patchwork, the Spring Edition will be out on the stands, April 22, 2014. So look for it. My project, “Summer Quilted Backpack” is there. I am so excited to be published, especially in this beautiful magazine, Modern Patchwork. Please check it out. I’ll show you a few pics of what I first sent them for consideration:






I can’t wait to see how they showcased my Summer Quilted Backpack.I featured “strip pieced quilting.  I hope you have a chance to see the magazine. I love all the projects shown above. I am so honored to have been chosen to have a project in this beautiful magazine.

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