Easily Adjust the Size and Make Your Own Scrappy Quilt!
Delectable Mountain blocks offer so many design possibilities. We’re perhaps most familiar with the traditional layout similar to the one show here in these scrap versions (notice that these blocks are oblong instead of square).
The vivid blues and other colors in this lap version are simply stunning. Plaid fabrics from recycled shirts add another layer of detail and interest.
This bed sized version in softer colors is just as beautiful.
Both quilts are pieced entirely from scraps. You’ll have fun going through your leftover fabrics to make your own unique version. Or, choose a large variety of layer cake squares, fat quarters or yardage. You can also cut apart old shirts as was done in the first quilt shown above.
Whatever fabric styles and colors you choose will be great in this quilt. Go as bold or soft as you like.
Quilt by Rhianon from The Nifty Stitcher.
Clear instructions for this tutorial are provided by Bonnie Hunter of Quiltville. Scroll down the tutorial page to see many other layouts that work with this block.
Quilt by Cindy from Scrap Quilt Heaven.
Instructions are provided for two sizes:
Lap Quilt – 60″x 70″
Full Quilt – 85″ x 93″
You can alter the sizes further by increasing or decreasing the number of blocks.
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