Quilting for men: pattern roundup

Posted by on August 20, 2013, in quilting & sewing, ,

When you want to quilt for men, the stitching world can seem overwhelmingly girly, full of floral prints, pink fabrics, and sweet motifs. So if you’re planning to make quilts for men—quilts that the guys in your life will be thrilled to receive—where can you find robust guy-quilt inspiration? Right here at Stitch This!

In today’s post you’ll see 93 different patterns for guys, suitable for fellas from grownups to teens to babies. Do you want your quilts for men to be distinguished by traditionally masculine colors? By geometric forms? By subtle palettes (or bold)? Whichever direction you’re heading, you’ll find plenty of ideas to spark your creativity. Quilting for men has never been so easy!

Quilts for men: patterns go GEOMETRIC
Geometric quilts for men

Quilts for men: patterns go NEUTRAL

Neutral quilts for men 1
Neutral quilts for men 2

Quilts for men: patterns go BARGELLO

Bargello quilts for men 1
Bargello quilts for men 2
Bargello quilts for men 3

Quilts for men: patterns go CIVIL WAR REPRODUCTION

Civil War reproduction patterns for men

Quilts for men: patterns go BATIK

Batik quilts for men

Quilts for men: patterns go RED or BLUE

Red quilts for men

Quilts for men: patterns go JELLY ROLLS

Jelly Roll quilts for men

Quilts for men: patterns USE JUST 5 FABRICS (or fewer)

Quilts for men from 5 fabrics 1
Quilts for men from 5 fabrics 2

Quilts for men: patterns START WITH 2½" OR 4½" STRIPS

Quilts for men that start with strips 1

Quilts for men: patterns feature NINE PATCHES

Nine Patch quilts for men

Quilts for men: patterns go NEUTRAL again

Neutral quilts for men 3
Neutral quilts for men 4
Neutral quilts for men 5
Neutral quilts for men 6
Neutral quilts for men 7
For more about Amy Ellis’s dramatic quilts, be sure to read our post on Amazing Quilts for Men.

Looking for LOTS OF PATTERNS FOR GUYS in one place? Find them in The Big Book of Patchwork!

Quilts for men from The Big Book of Patchwork 1
Quilts for men from The Big Book of Patchwork 2
Quilts for men from The Big Book of Patchwork 3
Quilts for men from The Big Book of Patchwork 4

Quilts for (little) men: patterns go FUN

Quilts for Little Men from Modern Baby 1
Quilts for Little Men from Modern Baby 2
Quilts for Little Men from Solids Stripes Circles and Squares 1
Quilts for Little Men from Solids Stripes Circles and Squares 2
Quilts for Little Men from Solids Stripes Circles and Squares 3
Quilts for Little Men from Solids Stripes Circles and Squares 4
Quilts for Little Men from The Big Book of Baby Quilts
Quilts for Little Men from Modern Quilts from the Blogging Universe

When you quilt for men, are you in your comfort zone? Or do you feel as though you’re stitching in a foreign land? Tell us in the comments how you feel about quilting for guys!


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