Mini quilts are an ideal sewing project for learning how to make a quilt. It's a fun project to start and finish in a very short time. Here are 15 adorable and free mini quilt patterns. Create a cute stand-alone quilt to hang on your wall, or combine these cute blocks to create a beautiful quilt. A mini quilt also makes a lovely gift!
Friendship Star Mini Quilt
This mini quilt is called “Friendship Mini” because an adorable classic friendship star is in the middle. If you've never made a quilt before, this one is awesome. You will learn how to create half-square triangles (HST), because that's it: 16 HST and 9 squares.
The finished size of the “Friendship Mini” is approximately 8 inches square.
Candygram Mini Quilt
The Candygram Mini Quilt is perfect for February! This cute mini quilt project will teach you how to create flying geese units, a staple for many quilt designs.
Bolt Mini Quilt Pattern
The Bolt Mini Quilt pattern will help you sew your favorite little quilt! It is perfect as a wall decoration, a mug rug or as a giftable piece of art.
Sunshine Mini Quilt Pattern
Jennifer Heynen designed this wonderfully delicious (and easy) Sunshine mini quilt. I was totally happy to see it because I LOVE sewing appliques on my machine. But don’t hesitate to make your Sunshine mini quilt as you wish!
Mini cross quilt
Watch your mini quilt collection get a little bigger and a lot cuter! Here is the free Criss Cross mini quilt pattern.
Square Dance Daisy Mini Quilt Pattern
Square Dance Daisy is a charming Dresden block with more patchwork and applique. The pattern includes free patterns, so anyone can make this adorable mini quilt.
This mini quilt pattern is a new classic! I am so in love with the Ladybug Liberty mini quilt that was designed for us by Fat Quarter Shop.
Wild Summer Creature Butterfly Mini Quilt
The Wild Summer Creature Mini Quilt celebrates wild and free butterflies in summer. Learn paper quilt making techniques with this free tutorial.
Quartet Quarter Square Triangle
You will love the simplicity of this mini quilt! Simply sew 4 quarter triangles using 4 squares of fabric… add a border, and the assembly is complete!
Kitten's Halloween Party Mini Quilt Pattern
Sew an adorable mini quilt perfect for your Halloween decor! This little quilt is called “Kitten's Halloween Party” and is a combination of traditional applique and piecing.
Mini Sushi Roll Quilt
This delicious mini quilt pattern was inspired by sushi. It's pretty and perfect to hang in your kitchen!
Peppermint Mini Quilt
The Peppermint Mini Quilt is a modern (and soft) take on the classic dashboard block. The pattern is made from base paper, so you don't have to worry about all the angles and little bits – it will be a breeze!
The Aloha Mini Quilt will help you practice sewing appliqué pieces and get ready for the holidays!
Lunar Landing Mini Quilt
You will have so much fun making this mini triangular quarter square quilt – Lunar Landing!
Mini half square triangle heart quilt
This heart, half square, and triangle quilt pattern will make the perfect mini quilt for someone you love this year!
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