DIY of the month: Cabin Christmas Quilt

Our Cabin Christmas Quilt pattern is a beautiful traditional holiday quilt. Using the Christmas at the Cabin quilting collection we created our snowflake crystal block. This is a Queen sized quilt but can easily be modified for smaller quilts.

Monochromatic Runner

Check out our updated table runner using this block! Details below!

Materials

All fabrics are from our Christmas at the Cabin Quilt Collection

Fabric A

Sweater Mitts – Grey – 2.8m

Fabric B

Deer – Grey – 3.4m

Fabric C

Trucks – Grey – 3m

Fabric D

Mini Buffalo Check – Burgundy – 0.4m

Fabric E

Mini Buffalo Check – Green – 0.4m

Fabric F

Mini Buffalo Check – Red – 0.3m

Fabric G

Snowy Buffalo Check – Grey – 0.4m

Fabric H

Snowy Buffalo Check – Red – 0.4m

Fabric I

Snowy Buffalo Check – Green – 0.3m

Fabric J

Plaid – Green/Red – 0.3m

Fabric K

Plaid – Grey/Red – 0.3m

Fabric L

Plaid – Red/Green/White – 0.3m

Fabric M

Sweater Knit – Red/Green – 0.3m

Fabric N

Sweater Knit – Green/Red – 0.3m

Fabric O

Sweater Knit – Grey/Red – 0.3m

Fabric P

Quilted Check – White – 0.2m

Fabric Q

Quilted Check – Green – 0.2m

Fabric R

Quilted Check – Red – 0.3m

Fabric S

Checker Tree – White – 0.2m

Fabric T

Checker Tree – Red – 0.2m

Fabric U

Checker Tree – Green – 0.3m

Fabric V

Trucks – Red – 0.6m

*binding fabric

  • Backing Fabric – Wide Width Cotton – 3m

Cutting Instructions

Please note all strips are cut across the width of fabric (WOF) selvedge to selvedge unless otherwise noted.

From Fabric A cut:
(14) 4″ x WOF strips. Sub-cut:

  • (136) 4″x 4″ squares

(34) 1/2″ x WOF strips. Sub-cut:

  • (504) 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ squares
  • (68) 1 1/2″ x 5 rectangles
  • (34) 1 1/2″ x 10 1/2″ rectangles

From Fabric B cut:
(17) 4″ x WOF strips. Sub-cut:

  • (168) 4×4 squares

(42) 1 1/2″ x WOF strips. Sub-cut:

  • (504) 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ squares
  • (84) 1 1/2″ x 5″ rectangles
  • (42) 1 1/2″ x 10 1/2″ rectangles

From Fabric C cut:
(15) 4″ x WOF strips. Sub-cut:

  • (144) 4″ x 4″ squares

(34) 1 1/2″ x WOF strips. Sub-cut:

  • (432) 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ squares
  • (72) 1 1/2″ x 5″ rectangles
  • (36) 1 1/2″ x 10 1/2″ rectangles

From Fabric D,E,G&H cut:
(8) 1 1/2″ x WOF strips. Sub-cut

  • (72) 1 1/2″ x 4″ rectangles

From Fabric F,I,J,K,L,M,N,O,R,U cut:
(5) 1 1/2″ x WOF strips. Sub-cut

  • (48) 1 1/2″ x 4: rectangles

From Fabric P,S,Q&T cut:
(4) 1 1/2″ x WOF strips. Sub-cut

  • (32) 1 1/2″ x 4″ rectangles

Block Assembly

For this quilt we will be repeating this block with 18 different combinations. We will be showing you how to create the block using Fabric A & D.

Place (1)A 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ square right sides together with (1)D 1 1/2″ x 4″ rectangle.

Mark a diagonal line on (1)A from corner to corner and sew along the line.

Trim excess and press open. Repeat for a total of (4) units.

Repeat the above steps but change the orientation of the sewing line. Repeat for a total of (4) units.

You should have 4 of each direction for a total of 8 rectangles.

Sew (1)A 4″ x 4″ square (1)D/A. Repeat for a total of (4) units.

Sew (1)A/D to (1)A 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ square. Repeat for a total of (4) units.

Sew (1)A/D A to (1) A D/A. Repeat for a total of (4) units.

Sew (1)A/D D/A to (1)A 1 1/2″ x 5″ rectangle, turn (1)A/D D/A 90 degrees clockwise and sew. Repeat for a total of (2) units.

Sew (1)A/D A D/A to (1)A 1 1/2″ x 10″ rectangle to (1)A/D A D/A turned 180 degree clockwise. This will complete your block.

Monochromatic Runner

Materials

  • Fabric A: 0.7m Small Floral – White
  • Fabric B: 0.5m Monotone Lily – Black
  • Fabric C: 0.2m Jacobean Floral – Black
  • Backing: 0.9m Spaced Leaf – White
  • Binding: Monotone Lily – Black
  • Batting: 20” x 71”

Cutting Instructions

From Fabric A cut:
(3) 4″ x WOF strips. Sub cut:
(28) 4″ x 4″ squares
(7) 1 1/2″ x WOF strips. Sub cut:
(84) 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ squares
(14) 1 1/2″ x 5 rectangles
(7) 1 1/2″ x 10 1/2″ rectangles

From Fabric B cut:
(3) 1 1/2″ x WOF strips. Sub cut:
(24) 1 1/2″ x 4 rectangles

From Fabric C cut:
(4) 1 1/2″ x WOF strips. Sub cut:
(32) 1 1/2″ x 4″ rectangles

Block Assembly

Download the instructions below for full details!

Using the instructions above we are going to build the following blocks:


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