Crazy quilts

Explore a collection of unique and creative crazy quilts that will inspire every quilting enthusiast. Find ideas to create your own masterpiece and showcase your quilting skills.
Crazy Quilting, Patchwork, Quilting, Quilts, Quilt Tutorials, Quilting Tutorials, Hand Quilting, Quilt Stitching, Crazy Quilt Stitches

We have begun our ambitious crazy quilting class with seven lovely and talented ladies. As we mentioned in a previous post, Crazy Quilting—Start to Finish, we have created a six-month crazy quilting class that teaches our students how to piece their blocks, stitch and embellish them, and finally put them together in the format of their choice. Taking photos of the class models for reference All our ladies had been eagerly awaiting this class and were ready to get started. Each student was…

Nonie McD
Quilt Tutorials, Quilts, Quilting, Patchwork, Quilting Patterns, Quilt Stitching, Quilt Sewing, Quilt, Quilting Tutorials

I've taken a lot of pictures of vintage Crazy Quilts, but not very many modern day interpretations. I was especially happy to see 2 contemporary CQ versions at the Arizona Quilters Guild show. All Creatures Large and Small by Gerlinde Hruzek won First Place in the "Other" category. This artist used so many mediums in the making of her quilt: Needlepoint, embroidery, applique, crochet and ribbon work to name a few. The far away picture just does not give justice to how wonderful this quilt…

Mary Reed
Crafts, Quilts, Crazy Quilting, Patchwork, Strip Quilt Patterns, Crazy Quilt Blocks, Strip Quilts, Crazy Quilt Stitches, Scrappy Quilt

Crumb Quilt VS Crazy Quilt, both patchwork techniques are made with scraps of fabric, but which one is better and easier to make? When you love to make quilts or to sew, sooner or later you will end with a basket full of scraps of fabric, small and big, and as any other quilter these

Mary Klein
Telling Stories Through the Needle's Eye: Crazy for Crazy Quilts Crazy Quilting, Quilts, Crochet, Patchwork, Quilt Blocks, Crazy Patchwork Quilt, Patchwork Quilts, Quilt Stitching, Patchwork Quilt Patterns

Well, maybe we aren't CRAZY, but we do have a slight obsession with crazy quilts. Both Teri and I (Kara) are fascinated with crazy quilts of all kinds, and we have our good friend and author Janice Vaine to thank for it. At the end of the 2013 Elly Sienkiewicz Appliqué Academy, Jan showed us her latest quilt purchase and her thoughts and ideas for it to be the subject of her next book. When we saw this quilt, it was love at first sight. Embroidery and Patchwork Revisited, by Janice Vaine…