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Quilts to make with 16 Fat Quarters!

Updated: Nov 20, 2022

Here at Sublime Stitchery we sell a lot of precut fabric bundles featuring 16 fat quarters. If you need a few ideas for what to make, here are five of my favourite quilts!

Holiday Party Quilt by Suzy Quilts


Make this fun quilt in the Twin size using 16 fat quarters. The finished quilt will measure 77" x 77". You will require an additional fabric as follows:

  • Background Fabric: 3 3/8 yds

  • Binding Fabric: 5/8 yds

  • Backing Fabric: 4 3/4 yds.

Click here for a digital download of the Holiday Party Quilt!

Photo credit: Suzy Quilts





Nightingale Quilt by Lo & Behold Stitchery


Nightingale is named after Florence Nightingale, who is often referred to as the founder of modern nursing. Make the Square Throw size which finishes at

60" x 60". Additional fabric is required:

  • Background Fabric: 1 5/8 yd

  • Binding Fabric: 1/2 yd

  • Backing Fabric: 4 yds

Click here for the digital download!

Photo credit: Lo & Behold Stitchery




Starshine Quilt by Modernly Morgan


The large blocks of this quilt make it a quick sew which packs a scrappy punch! The Queen size quilt finishes at 88" x 88" and requires additional fabric:

  • Background fabric: 5 1/2 yards

  • Binding: 3/4 yard

  • Backing: 81/4 yards

Click here for the digital download.

Photo credit: Modernly Morgan





Geode by Blossom Heart Quilts


Geode is the perfect pattern to feature all those prints you love so much! The throw size measures 64" x 64". Additional fabric requirements:

  • Background Fabric: 2 2/3 yards

  • Binding Fabric: 1/2 yard

  • Backing: 4 yards

Click here to purchase the digital download.

Photo credit: Blossom Heart Quilts




Sugar Bear Quilt by Southern Charm Quilts


A little tricky to work out but worth the effort! This is one of my all time favourite patterns and can be made using 16 fat quarters. The finished quilt will measure

70" x 70". Additional fabric requirements:

  • Background Fabric: 4 yards

  • Binding Fabric: 1/2 yard

  • Backing: 4 yards

Purchase the digital download here.



As always, I love to see what you make! Feel free to email me at sublimestitcherynz@gmail.com or tag me on instagram @sublime.stitchery