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Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt

By: by Ellen Maxwell for Michael Miller Fabrics
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt
This image courtesy of michaelmillerfabrics.com

This gorgeous red, black, and white quilt just exudes French sophistication. Make the Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt to decorate a living room or bedroom, or give it as a gift to a francophile. The fussy cut Eiffel Tower blocks add interest to this classic double hour glass quilt pattern.

Project TypeMake a Project

Quilt Size41 inches wide x 51 inches long

Time to CompleteA week or two

Primary TechniquePieced

Easy

Note: This quilt is designed using fabrics in the Rouge et Noir collection by Michael Miller Fabrics. Fabrics are coded in materials list.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MATERIALS:

Fabric Swatch Yardage Cutting
CX4528 Ebony
Quatrefoils
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt 1/2 yard  Cut (7) 2-1/2” strips x W.O.F.
CX4528 Black
Quatrefoils
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt 1/2 yard  Cut (7) 2-1/2” strips x W.O.F.
CX4529 Ebony
Send in the
Crowns
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt 1/2 yard  Cut (7) 2-1/2” strips x W.O.F.
CX4529 Black
Send in the
Crowns
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt 1/2 yard  Cut (7) 2-1/2” strips x W.O.F.
CX1248 Red
Eiffel Tower
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt 1/2 yard  Cut (14) centering Template B on the Eiffel Tower
CX1248 Ebony
Eiffel Tower
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt 1/2 yard  Cut (14) centering Template B on the Eiffel Tower
CX4350 Red
Petals
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt 3/4 yard  Cut (14) 2” x 3-1/2”
CX4350 Black
Petals
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt 1/4 yard  Cut (14) 2” x 3-1/2”
Clipdot Black Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt 1/3 yard  Cut (5) strips 1-1/4” x W.O.F.
CX4403 Black
Delovely Damask
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt 1-3/4 yards  Use as backing

 


INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Stitch the 2-1/2” strips in pairs; matching up the dark and light of CX4528 and then the dark and light of CX4529. Press toward the dark fabric. Cut sections using Template A, being sure to match the solid line to the seam. Flip the template up and down as shown in the picture.

    Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt
     
  2. Stitch 4 sections of Template A together as shown in the diagram; following the layout in the color photo. Stitch 14 blocks of each of the two combinations. Square blocks to 7-3/4”x 7-3/4”.
     
  3. Stitch a CX1248 Red 2” x 3-1/2” rectangle to the top of each black Eiffel Tower block. Stitch a CX1248 Black to the bottom of the red Eiffel Tower block.
     
  4. Stitch sections into seven rows to make the quilt top, following the diagram - making 4 of Row 1 and 3 of Row 2.
     
  5. Layer with CX4403 Black as backing. Stitch the Clipdot, pressed wrong sides together, raw edges matching outside edges, before sewing on the binding.


DIAGRAMS & TEMPLATES:

Template A - Click to Enlarge

Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt


Template B - Click to Enlarge

Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt

Diagram - Click to Enlarge
Eiffel Tower Hourglass Quilt

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