Scroll down to look for patterns made with your favorite technique. We'll be posting fusible appliqué, paper foundation piecing, strip piecing, and redwork designs.

New patterns will be added as they become available.

Click on quilt blocks below to view pattern directions or print out the patterns--some will print out in 2 or more pages. You'll need Adobe Acrobat Reader for download. It's free also!

Free patterns are copyrighted and intended for your personal use only. They may not be reproduced for commercial use without special arrangements with Needlesongs.

Click on images for larger views and more information.

These may be enlarged or reduced on a copy machine if necessary to fit your block size.

More complete directions for fusible appliqué may be printed out from our basic directions page if needed.

Swan Quilt Black

Gliding Swan Quilt Block

Waterlilly Quilt Block

Swan 9" Block Gliding Swan 9" Block Waterlilly 9" Block

Octopus Quilt Block

Let's Fly the Coop

Please note: These are free directions for this wall hanging layout to be used with our Hens On Heels pattern. The hens patterns are not included here. Click here to find Hens on Heels.

Octopus 9" Block Let's Fly the Coop

This is an easy technique, but if you haven't done it before and want more instructions, go to our basic directions page. It's easy! Try it!

The foundation patterns can also be printed to any size desired, provided you remember to add ¼" for the outside seam allowance. (Or 1/8" for miniature blocks).

Four Leaf Clover Quilt Block

Fat & Scrappy Star Quilt Block

Rainbow Circle Friendship Quilt Block

Four Leaf Clover or Flower 8" Block Fat and Scrappy Star 9" Block Rainbow Circle Friendship Block 9" Block

The Unity Star block was created to honor and remember the victims of the September 11, 2001 tragedies. It's the right size if you would like to use it for the WTC Memorial quilt.

To find out more about this memorial effort, go to www.wtcmemorialquilt.com

Unity Star is a design variation of our Stargate/Star Odyssey patterns, and combines well with them.

Unity Star 12" Block


Strip piecing is so easy that we haven't felt it necessary to go beyond the directions printed with each block. However, if there's a demand, we'll add strip piecing to the basic directions page.

Rainbow Circle Friendship Quilt Block

Rainbow Circle Friendship Block 9" Block
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