Flag Quilt Patterns: Celebrate America's Birthday with Patriotic Style

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Updated 6-30-22

It's never too early to start planning your Independence Day celebrations (or any one of the other patriotic holidays here).

What could show your patriotism more than a new quilt made in the stars and stripes of the American flag?

With so many different flag quilt patterns to choose from, it can be hard to decide which one to make. Do you want a classic 50-star design, or something with more blocks for a sampler look?

We've gathered some of the best flag quilt designs for you to choose from, so you can celebrate America's birthday in style.

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced quilter, there's a pattern here for everyone!

Browse American Flag Quilt Patterns

You'll find both free and commercial flag quilt patterns here. 

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If they're precut friendly, they'll be marked with that information to make browsing easier.

The patterns are in alphabetical order by the patterns names. 

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Even MORE patriotic patterns and fabrics are shared at the end of this article,

Will you be a Yankee Doodle Dandy and make one of these designs?


American Gathering by Primitive Gatherings

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Create beautiful patriotic quilts with ease using this step-by-step project book from Primitive Gatherings. With ten quilt patterns (there are paper templates where you need them), you'll be able to complete projects in no time with stunning results. 

Show your patriotism and your love of quilting with this must-have project book.


American Dream by Angela Pingel

Beginner

Bring the patriotic spirit into your home with this charming quilt.

Featuring a variety of navy star prints, this quilt is easy to make and great for any occasion.

Use it to decorate your home for Fourth of July celebrations, or simply enjoy the mix of modern and traditional fabrics in every stitch.

  • Crib: 48″ x 60″
  • Twin: 72″ x 96″
  • Picnic: 84″ square

America O' America by Stacy Iest Hsu

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Advanced Beginner

Make a beautiful quilt with this easy, patriotic design.

Simple blocks stitch up quickly in red, white, and blue to create a stunning Stars and Stripes-inspired quilt.


Flag Day by Coach House Designs

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Intermediate

Create a spectacular quilt top with a variety of blocks in this sampler-style pattern.

This design is simple, yet stunning. A wonderful addition to your 4th of July decorations.

The sample is stitched in fabrics from My Country, an upcoming collection by Kathy Schmitz for Moda.


Flag Table Runner by Wendy Sheppard 

FREE PRINTABLE
from Windham

Measure your table first, this is a wide one.

The field of stars is constructed from a variation of the Dutchman's Puzzle block that is shared here on the website.

If you'd prefer to paper piece these blocks, you'll find a free 4" finished pattern to download there. The links to those printable patterns are in the Cutting Chart, the row highlighted in yellow.


Flags on Parade by Natalie Crabtree - FREE

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from Windham

Intermediate

With Sawtooth and Ohio Stars and a bit of strip and partial seam piecing, you have a captivating quilt that magnificently celebrates our Old Glory.

A rousing design by Natalie Crabtree.

Find that luscious ombre—that really makes this quilt—in the Americana line by Whistler Studios.


Grand Union by Minick & Simpson

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Intermediate

The Grand Union design is a fabulous way to show your patriotism! With stars and stripes combining to form two vibrant flags, this quilt pattern's a showstopper.

This sample uses the beautiful florals in Belle Isle by Minick & Simpson for Moda Fabrics.


Hurrah! by Minick & Simpson

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Make a patriotic addition to your home with this Hurrah patchwork by Minick & Simpson. Six stunning flags are created with half-square triangles and broad stripes. 

Choose your favorite red, white, and blue prints. Start stitching this 'old glorious' patchwork today.


Land that I Love by Amy Smart, Diary of a Quilter

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Intermediate

Create a patriotic quilt that shows your devotion to the red, white, and blue with the Land That I Love.

This medallion-style quilt features scrappy, traditional blocks and flag motifs.


Made in the USA by Edyta Sitar

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Put your patriotism on display! This simple pattern's just stunning.

The vibrant colors and bold design are classic for any American flag enthusiast. The quilt makes a statement.

Wouldn't this be fun for  a patriotic themed quilt swap or group project.


Old Glory by Satomi Hoar

Technique: Paper piecing and simple piecing

A simple, yet rousing version of Old Glory. 

Don't blink, or you'll miss piecing it.


Our Flag Stands for Freedom by Primitive Gatherings

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Start your patriotic patchwork with Our Flag Stands for Freedom by Primitive Gatherings.

Start with a fat quarter bundle, or raid your stash for your favorite reds, whites, and blues for this scrap-loving patchwork—a classic design for your hand-picked patriotic prints.


Stars & Stripes by Stacy Iest Hsu

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Strike up the band for Stars & Stripes and feel the excitement of patriotism fill your home.

With easy patterns for pinwheels, bunting and Old Glory blocks, this quilt is a showstopper.

The cover quilt is stitched from up from fabric in the Holiday Essentials Americana collection, also by Stacy Iest Hsu.


Stars & Stripes 2 by Thimble Blossoms

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Intermediate

Create a dazzling display of patriotism with the Stars & Stripes 2 patchwork design.

Choose red and blue FQs from your own stash or be just like the sample patterns and use FQs from the One Fine Day collection by Moda.

Makes a flag-waving statement for any home!


Stars & Stripes Forever by Fig Tree & Co.

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Intermediate

Create a patriotic masterpiece with this Stars and Stripes Forever Quilt Pattern.

With scrappy blues and reds that are both vibrant and rich, you'll be able to craft a beautiful quilt to last for generations.

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced quilter, this pattern is easy to follow and is just right for any level of experience. 

Get your fabric ready and start piecing together your very own Stars and Stripes Forever Quilt today.


Stitched with Pride by Coach House Designs

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Intermediate

Bring this spirited quilt project to life by choosing your favorite patriotic prints.

The block patterns in this design are sure to get your creative juices flowing and you'll be able to finish it in time for Independence Day.

The fabric in the sample are from the upcoming My Country collection by Kathy Schmitz for Moda.


United as One by Coach House Designs

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Intermediate

Create a stunning quilt that celebrates the American spirit with Coach House Designs' United As One pattern.

This patriotic-themed patchwork is ideal for displaying your love of country!


Wave Your Flag Table Runner by Fat Quarter Shop

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Your eyes are not deceiving you. This is a free printable from Fat Quarter Shop! :)

Bring the patriotic vibes to your table with this easy-to-stitch flag table runner.

Start stitching up a vibrant, waving American flag in no time with this simple quilting pattern from Fat Quarter Shop.


Sew what are you waiting for?

Let's get started on America’s birthday quilt!

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced quilter, there's a pattern here for everyone. The 50-star designs are classic and beautiful, but the sampler blocks make it fun to mix up your style.

Whatever you decide to do, we hope these flag quilt designs will inspire patriotism and pride for not only yourself as an individual who is proud of their country but also in being part of something bigger than themselves - the United States of America!

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