Garden Quilt: Row-by-row pattern + templates


Sew your kitchen garden, row-by-row! Nicola Dodd has designed a beautiful garden quilt pattern for green-fingered friends, and it’s our gift to you issue 46 of Today’s Quilter magazine. Download our bonus templates here.

Make no mistake… just one look at this beautiful row-by-row quilt filled us with the joys of spring and we know you’ll love it too! Taking the kitchen garden as her theme, Nicola Dodd has created a quilt that tells a gardener’s tale of planting and harvesting – a study in self-sufficiency for all would-be allotmenteers.

But never fear, you can enjoy the delights of watching your garden grow from the comfort of your own home, and no need to don your wellies! In full colour and with detailed instructions, this pattern has everything you need to complete this quilt and more.

TQ46 Garden quilt patchwork robin

Anyone for patchwork sweetpeas and a sweet robin?

Nicola has crammed her versatile design with tiny  details, hand embroidery and clever piecing techniques
for a fabulous project to keep you busy.

Embellish simple seed packet blocks with embroidered details.

You can make the whole quilt row by row or follow our instructions to make a delightful gardener’s apron, a really practical gift for  any green-fingered friend.

Nicola Dodd garden quilt

Quilt a pattern of tendrils and leaves to complete the theme.

You could even make a vegetable block or two into ‘healthy’ cushions…

Todays Quilter issue 46 garden quilt supplement

Find Nicola’s complete Row-by-Row garden quilt pattern and instructions in issue 46 of Today’s Quilter magazine.