Skip to product information
1 of 4

Stepping Stones

Stepping Stones

  • Briefly: Quick and simple patchwork quilt in multiple sizes with quilting ideas included Read more
  • Type: Download Pattern
  • Designer: Ruth Blanchet
  • Finished size: 45 x 60; 60 x 80; 75 x 100
  • Skill Level: Beginner
  • Techniques

    Patchwork, strip piecing

    Supplies Needed for This Design

    Note: Amounts are given in three sizes. The smallest size is written first with the larger two in parenthesis and the second size in bold print; for example 6½" (8½"; 10½").
    • 1½ yds (2 yds; 2½ yds) Accent Fabric, first border & binding
    24" (32"; 38") for first border and binding plus TWELVE 6½" (8½"; 10½") design blocks
    • 3½" (4½"; 5½") of FOUR (FIVE; SIX) different fabrics in light tones
    • 3½" (4½"; 5½") of FOUR (FIVE; SIX) different fabrics in medium tones
    • 1½ yds (2½ yds; 3¼ yds) of background fabric
    • Thread for piecing
    • Sewing machine and accessories
    • Rotary cutter, mat and rulers
    • Other sewing accessories

    FAQ for Pattern Downloads:

    Question: Where do I find the download I purchased?
    As soon as you make a purchase, you are directed to a Thank You page which will have a link to download your pattern.
    We also email you the 'Thank You' to your email inbox which includes the link to download your pattern. Please check your spam/junk box if you do not receive this.
    Question: I've clicked the download link and nothing happens, what should I do?
    Chances are the pattern is downloading in the background. Give it a moment then check your file app (iphone) or download folder (in My Files or File Manager on android) to see if the file is there. If it isn't, before trying again, try the suggestions in the trouble downloading question below.
    Question: I'm having trouble downloading the pattern, is there anything I should do?
    Yes, the most important thing to do is turn off any popup blocker. Popup blockers prevent the download window from being seen by you, yet we will not know about it so each time you try, it will appear to us that you have attempted to download the pattern.
    Here is a full list of things to try:
    • Ensure that no pop up blockers are enabled
    • Ensure you are using a stable connection - wifi is better than phone data
    • Clear your cache and cookies
    • Try a different web browser, as well as private windows to rule out any browser issues
    • Ensure the web browser is up to date and that the latest device software is up to date
    • Try another device, like another computer, tablet, or mobile phone
    Question: What if I exceed my download tries?
    Don't fear, we will always make sure you receive your purchased pattern. If your download link expires, simply email us and we will send you a new link.
  • Tags: download, patchwork, quilt, quilt pattern, strip piecing

  • Regular price $6.99 USD
    Regular price Sale price $6.99 USD
    Sale Sold out
    View full details
    • Description

    Quick easy quilts make beautiful gifts. Select a neutral background, add accents in colorful prints or design blocks or patches and surround them with colorful complimentary squares. This pattern comes in three sizes using 6", 8", and 10" accent blocks with instructions for strip piecing.

    Photos include blue background with printed squares as accents (original), "Kitty Love" made by Sue using a black background and a cat print for accents, and Air Castle block quilt with a black background and Air Castle blocks as accents to make the green and orange quilt. (air castle block instructions not included in pattern)

    Select your colors and use our easy-to-follow cutting instructions to quickly put this quilt together.