15 Thanksgiving Quilt Patterns All of Your Guests Will Enjoy

This Thanksgiving , we're bringing a cornucopia of quilting patterns. These festive home decor projects are just what you need to wow your Turkey Day guests.

1. Poppin' Pumpkins

This mini quilt comes together with easy appliqué and 3D embellishments. Change up the colorway and you've got one for Halloween , too!

Meet your instructors, DIY artists Kris Thurgood and Kim Christopherson. They'll be tag-teaming to teach you a variety of fun techniques for creating and embellishing three adorable quilts. You'll dive right into your first lesson with Kim as she shows you how to create a colorful disappearing nine-patch border for a pumpkin quilt, using simple techniques that produce stunning results.

2. Strippy Pumpkin Block

This quick-stitch block looks great framed on the wall or sewn into a larger fall-themed quilt. Not to mention it's a great way to use up those fabric scraps.

If you're looking to make an adorable, totally one-of-a-kind quilt block this fall, look no further. This scrappy, stash-busting pumpkin is made entirely of 1½"-wide strips. It comes together in a snap, and it's perfect for autumn stitching. All you need now is a warm mug of homemade apple cider and the perfect fall afternoon is complete.

3. A Pretty Pumpkin Patch

Going to a pumpkin patch is cool, but stitching a pumpkin patch is arguably more fun. (Hey, these pumpkins will stay bright and fresh forever.) The simple piecing makes this a great beginner quilt , so anyone can take it on!

4. Holiday Harvest Quilt

Once you master the beginner pumpkin quilt, take it up a notch and make pumpkin blocks in two different sizes. You can embellish 'em with gorgeous Irish Chain blocks too, meaning this quilt will keep you both cozy and stylish on cold autumn nights.

5. A Place Mat for Turkey Time

This turkey is just the right size for ... your turkey! The fused appliqué and easy patchwork comes together fast, so you can make enough for all your Thanksgiving guests without stressing.

6. Appliqué Autumn Mug Rug

With the falling leaves and a big orange pumpkin, this mug rug is perfect for your kitchen throughout fall. And thanks to the fusible appliqué, it's another speedy, no-hassle project.

7. A Mini Quilt for Your Mantle

Stitch this pumpkin mini quilt for October, and let it hang on your walls all through November for some festive fall vibes. The pattern includes instructions for two types of appliqué, so you can make whichever version you prefer.

8. Cozy Coasters

Celebrate the season by stitching a simple mug rug with matching coasters. The pattern includes both a leaf and pumpkin template for easy appliqué, and only basic sewing skills are required.

9. Happy Turkey

Table runner or decorative mini quilt, this piece is cute no matter how you use it. Play around with color, and don't be afraid to build and join more turkey blocks for a bigger Thanksgiving creation.

10. Pumpkin Mug Rug

Make some magic from your fabric scraps! The pieces of this mug rug easily come together, and look amazing when embellished with basic hand embroidery stitches .

11. Peep These Leaves

This beginner-friendly quilt is a great way to refine your piecing skills, though it's so pretty quilters of all levels will love making it. Bonus: you can also get the pattern to make it a table runner .

12. Pumpkin Palooza Table Runner

This appliqué is so cute, you'll never want to stop stitching! Luckily, once you finish this table runner you can easily make a pot holder (or two) to match.

13. Thanksgiving Triangles

Whether you layer this table runner on top of a tablecloth or use it to dress up a dessert bar, these triangles are bringing all of the fall vibes. Get even more use out of it by making it reversible — that way you can flip and use for Christmas!

14. Pumpkin Party Mini Quilt

You can hang this cute mini quilt on your wall all autumn long. It uses festive pumpkin designs with classic blocks, so it's easy piecing for beginners.

15. Pear Place Mats

If you're feeling the pumpkin overload, forego the classic design in favor of pears. With the green, brown and orange colorway, these place mats will look perfect on your table all season long.

Photo via Bluprint member Jacquelynne Steves

October 25, 2019
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