Beginner Quilt Patterns

Phoebe Moon Quilt Patterns are original PDF designs available by download for quilters who enjoy the creative journey. We offer downloadable quilt patterns so you can get the instructions you need in seconds. Beginning quilters will love our step by step instructions. Seasoned quilters can challenge themselves by experimenting with new and interesting ideas.

Our patterns are professionally tested for accuracy. They are clearly written with detailed instructions and full color diagrams.  These PDF patterns are instantly available and easy to read on your phone or tablet. Browse our selection below and be able to start sewing or choosing your fabric minutes after you choose a pattern.

Jacobs Ladder QuiltJacobs Ladder Quilt Pattern

This classic design has been called by many names. In 1915, Marie Webster referred to it as Jacobs Ladder. In 1929, Ruth Finley called it The Underground Railroad. During the newspaper circulation wars of the 1930’s this design found itself recolored and renamed the Rocky Road to California, the Broken Sugar Bowl, Steps to the Altar, Golden Stairs and many more. This pattern includes two of the most popular variations on this pattern, all based on the same block. Three sizes. (52″ x 62″; 60″ x 80″ and 80″ x 90″.)Click here for more pictures and to order.
Corn off the Cob Scrap QuiltCorn Off The Cob

This one block quilt can make a variety of dramatic designs depending on how you decide to place the blocks and the size of sashing that you use. This sample is 50″ x 62″.Click here for more pictures and to order.
Double Irish Chain Quilt Wall HangingDouble Irish Chain Wall Hanging

This is an easy pattern that is
great for beginners. Finishes about 45″square, perfect for a wall hanging or lap quilt.

Available as an instant download for only 99 cents.

Exuberance Quilt PatternExuberance Quilt Pattern

Exuberance means full of unrestrained enthusiasm or joy which is exactly what this 44″ x 52″ quilt feels like. This fun little quilt makes up quickly
and easily out of six fat quarters, plus some yardage for the borders. Use up your fat quarters and make it scrappy, or use just 2 colors to make it dramatic.Click here for more pictures and to order.
Elementary Star Wall Hanging Quilt PatternElementary Star Quilt Pattern

Just learning to quilt? This is a great pattern for you! This pattern explores all the basics while you create a lovely 34″ x 34″ wall hanging or
table topper.  Topics covered include: straight of grain/bias, accurate cutting, how to get an
perfect 1/4″ seam, how to make a half square triangle block, how to make a quarter square triangle block, twirling the seams to reduce bulk, chain piecing, easing a block component to make sure the block is square, squaring up your top, setting a block (or quilt) on point, adding a mitered border, adding a flange, measuring a border so the quilt lays flat and finishing options.

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Roller Coaster QuiltRoller Coaster

This intricate looking quilt is surprisingly easy to make. Make it from co-ordinating colors or use up your scraps! Its beautiful either way. This quilt finishes approximately 60″ x 75″. Directions are given for fat quarters. Alternate layouts and ideas are also given.

Roller Coaster is a fund-raising quilt pattern for Cystic Fibrosis that only uses Half Square Triangle blocks.  (It shows you a very clever way to
make them:-))  The title refers to the Roller Coaster of emotions experienced by the family of a critically ill child. Proceeds from the sale of this pattern will be donated to Cystic Fibrosis research.

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Easy Bargello QuiltEasy Bargello Throw Quilt

This easy to make bargello pattern can be completed in one afternoon – after you have chosen the fabrics, that is! Finishes 72″ x 72″. The pattern has detailed instructions and tips for completing this project.

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Tag Sale Wall HangingTag Sale

Not sure what to do with that gorgeous layer cake
selection of fabrics? Here is a great pattern for using those 9″ squares—and any scraps you may happen to have. A perfect cuddle size quilt.  Finishes approx 40″ X 48″.

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Apple Butter Lap Quilt Apple Butter Quilt

This was the 2016 NYD Mystery quilt.    It is a GREAT beginner quilt, and will help you use up all those annoying jelly rolls you have collected:-))  It finishes approximately  44″ x 56″

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Marti Gras Quilt Pattern20 Methods for HST blocks

The Half Square Triangle Block is one of the
basic building blocks used in making quilts. Half square triangle units (HSTs) are squares made up of two triangles. Each triangle occupies half of the
square’s space. As you might expect, there are many, many different methods to make those blocks. This 7 page illustrated tutorial shows you 20 of the most common methods with links to more information on video.  Charts are included for several methods. 8 different rulers are shown as well as 3 different paper piecing methods and
even some out-of-box ideas.

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New Beginning Tablerunner or Wall QuiltNew Beginnings Tablerunner or Door Hanging

Plan to spend an enjoyable afternoon piecing this sparkling 22″ x 46″ table runner. You could also rearrange the blocks and make a 30" square door hanger using the same cutting directions.

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 Yellow Shoebox Quilt


Combine One Jelly Roll with 2 yards background fabric and 1 yard of border fabric and what do you get?  This clever quilt!  Finishes 60″ x 68″.

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Copyright: You may make one copy of this pattern for your personal use only.  This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use, and can not be distributed in part or total in any form.  Permission is hereby granted to use any pattern for teaching purposes, provided that the student downloads their own copy of the pattern.

Purchase or free download of a pattern entitles you to make any number of quilts for your own use or gifts, and up to ten quilts for sale. You may publicly display this quilt in any venue and enjoy the winnings you are sure to receive. Please credit the pattern on your label. All rights are reserved on these patterns, which means you cannot legally copy and distribute these patterns, nor can you adapt it and claim it as your own. To legally share a pattern with someone, that person must download their own copy.