Up in the Clouds Quilt

We fell in love with the new Sparkle Blender Collection and knew it needed to be made into a quilt! This quilt is made for a crib size but can easily be increased. A great fast & easy quilt for beginners or a quick gift for a new baby!

Materials

All fabrics are from our Sparkle Blender Collection.

Fabric A

Fog – 1.1m

Fabric B

Turquoise – 0.8m

*Includes binding

Fabric C

Charcoal – 0.3m

Fabric D

Teal – 0.3m

Fabric E

Grey – 0.3m

Fabric F

Sapphire – 0.3m

Fabric G

Steel – 1.5m

Backing Fabric

Cutting Instructions

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

From Fabric A cut:
(5) 8″xWOF strips. Sub-cut (27) 8″x7″ rectangles.

From Fabric B, E & F cut:
(1) 8″xWOF strips Sub-cut (5) 8″x7″ rectangles.

From Fabric C & D cut:
(1) 8″xWOF strips. Sub-cut (6) 8″x7″

Sewing Instructions

Download our free instructions for detailed sewing instructions.

Block Assembly

A/B Block

Place (1) A right sides together with (1) B

Rotate B clockwise until the top left-hand corner meets the top right-hand corner of A

Draw a diagonal line corner to corner and stitch 1/4″ on either side

Cut down the middle and press open. Trim rectangle to 7 1/2″ x 6 1/2″. Repeat until have (3) A/B.

B/A Block

Place (1) A right sides together with (1) B

Rotate B counter clockwise until the top right-hand corner meets the top left-hand corner of A

Draw a diagonal line corner to corner and stitch 1/4″ on either side

Cut down the middle and press open. Trim rectangle to 7 1/2″ x 6 1/2″. Repeat until have (5) B/A.

Repeat the previous steps until you have:

(4) A/C (7) C/A
(6) A/D (5) D/A
(6) A/E (3) E/A
(5) A/F (4) F/A

Follow the above file for row assembly. Choose your quilting stitch to complete your quilt. Back and bind as desired!

This quilt is a great change-up from the typical square blocks
We also go the baby stamp of approval!

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