10+ Christmas Quilt Patterns For Modern Quilters

Are you planning your festive quilting season, searching for modern Christmas quilt patterns to make? Browse our top picks of Christmas quilts!

It’s never too early to start planning for Christmas! Especially if you’re a quilter.

We’ve put together a list of some of our favorite Christmas quilt patterns. So whether you’re somewhere warm sipping cold drinks, or are watching the snow falling outside, these quilt patterns will surely inspire some holiday sewing!

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Christmas quilt pattern Ideas

Suburbs With A Free Christmas Add-On Pattern By Cluck Cluck Sew

How lovely is this Christmas village quilt? You can feel its warmth and coziness. The pattern is pieced from one block (the add-on gives you an additional Christmas tree block), which makes it a perfect quilting project for beginners and a quick-make for all quilters. Sew your dream Christmas village!

Tree Farm Quilt Pattern By Cotton And Joy

Bring a Tree farm to your home! This minimalistic pattern gives you tons of possibilities to make it your own. Go with a monochromatic color palette in Christmas greens or reds or use the fabric stash from your scrap bin and make colorful festive Christmas trees. 

Christmas Quilt Pattern By Maple Cottage Designs

I love the minimalist look of this quilt. Basic geometric shapes make it look simple yet modern. The pattern includes instructions for a pillow sham too!

Christmas Tree Pattern By Cluck Cluck Sew

Make something different this year and sew a big Christmas tree! This pattern requires basic sewing knowledge, so it is perfect for beginners. Use yardage, choose a fun Christmas pre-cuts pack or go with scraps. The pattern includes color diagrams to inspire your color combo whichever option you choose!

The Santa’s Hat Shop Quilt By Polkadot Chair

Make a Santa hat shop! This playful pattern will make Christmas time even more festive. The hat block can be pieced traditionally or with foundation paper piecing (FPP). Melissa also included an FPP tutorial, so this is a great way to learn something new. This could even be a special quilting gift for yourself! 🙂

The Gift Wrap Quilt Pattern

Gift Wrap Quilt Pattern By Designed to Quilt

Create a stack of Christmas presents with our fun Xmas quilt pattern! The wonky gift blocks are created using a basic improv technique, so you can relax and enjoy without worrying too much about precision. This pattern works well with pre-cut fabrics like fat quarters, fat eights, layer cakes, or quarter yards, so you can show off all those gorgeous holiday fabrics! And if you want, you can even make a matching Christmas tree skirt. So much fun!

Merry And Bright By Jen Daly Quilts

This lovely quilt pattern has all the classic Christmas elements that will definitely bring Christmas in your home. It’s all about the Christmas tree, decoration, presents, and – of course – festive time with your closest. Wrap yourself or your loved one(s) with Christmas spirit!

Christmas Ornaments Quilt

Retro Ornaments Quilt Pattern By Lo And Behold

Retro ornaments turned modern with geometric shapes and large surfaces. I love the simplicity of this pattern, but also (or especially) the quilting on the ornaments. The large surfaces provide a great opportunity to try out some fun quilting patterns. Quilt your own Christmas ornament collection!

Christmas Quilt Blocks By Ellis And Higgs

If you are looking for different Christmas quilt blocks that you can mix and match on your own, Ellis and Higgs have got many to choose from. Choose your favorite and multiply it to make enough for a full-size quilt. Or pick a few to create a more whimsical quilt. Sew your own Christmas story!

Christmas Present Quilt Pattern By Primrose Cottages

Presents, presents, presents! The simple two-block pattern is a quick make, a great quilting project for all beginners or all quilters looking for a last-minute gift. The pattern includes a table runner size too!

Scrappy Triangle Quilt – The Christmas One By Quilty Love

If you’re interested in contemporary geometric quilt patterns that allow you to infuse the Christmas spirit using your favorite fabrics, then this pattern might be just what you need! The use of equally-sized triangles gives the design a very modern look while also giving you the freedom to utilize your scrap fabrics. Opt for mostly reds, greens, and whites, and you’ll undoubtedly achieve that wonderful Christmas finish.

Warm Wishes Christmas Quilt By Simple Simon And Company

Here’s another delightful pattern that allows you to showcase your beautiful Christmas fabrics – this one is a winner! With a straightforward grid design and blocks separated by sashing, it’s a quick and easy project to tackle. Plus, it would make a perfect Christmas gift!

I hope these Christmas pattern ideas have sparked your inspiration. Let me know your favorite one!


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