Cathedral window video tutorials and patterns

Cathedral window video tutorial for the different ways to make cathedral window quilts + free download PDFs.

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and press method: square units.

This is the traditional method to make cathedral window quilts.

Cut the fabric and press the seam allowance to the center.

Fold and press the corners to the center and sew.

Fold the new corners to the center, press, and sew.

Two units make a window frame.

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and sew method: square and rectangular units.

In this technique, you work with three pieces of fabric to make a unit.

The base and two folded pieces.

This folded pieces are placed over the base to make the unit.

Each unit builds the window frame.

Also, in this case, the units are squares and rectangles.

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and press method: square units flower version.

This is the traditional method to make cathedral window quilts.

Cut the fabric and press the seam allowance to the center.

Fold and press the corners to the center and sew.

Place an insert fabric. Fold the new corners to the center, 

press, and sew. Two units make a window frame.

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and sew method: “Flying Geese block.

In this technique, you work with three pieces of fabric to make a unit.

The base and two folded pieces.

This folded pieces are placed over the base to make the unit.

Each unit builds the window frame.

You wil get a cathedral window flying geese block.

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and sew method: “Dresden” block.

In this technique, you work with three pieces of fabric to make a unit.

The base and two folded pieces.

This folded pieces are placed over the base to make the unit.

Each unit builds the window frame.

You will make a cathedral window dresden block!

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and sew method: “Roses” block.

In this technique, you work with three pieces of fabric to make a unit.

The base and two folded pieces.

This folded pieces are placed over the base to make the unit.

Each unit builds the window frame.

Lovely pattern to try!

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and press method: triangular units.

This is the traditional method to make cathedral window quilts

but you will start with a star shape of fabric.

Fold and press the corners to the center and sew.

Fold the new corners to the center, press, and sew.

Two units make a window frame.

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and sew method:  “Star and crosses” block.

In this technique, you work with three pieces of fabric to make a unit.

The base and two folded pieces.

This folded pieces are placed over the base to make the unit.

Each unit builds the window frame.

You will make a beautiful star surrounding by crosses!

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and sew method:  “Luminosa” block.

In this technique, you work with three pieces of fabric to make a unit.

The base and two folded pieces.

This folded pieces are placed over the base to make the unit.

Each unit builds the window frame.

The classical square window combined with triangles.

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and sew method:  “Hexies” block.

In this technique, you work with three pieces of fabric to make a unit.

The base and two folded pieces.

This folded pieces are placed over the base to make the unit.

Each unit builds the window frame.

Triangular windows making a hexagone!

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and press method: square units envelope version.

This is the traditional method to make cathedral window quilts.

Cut the fabric and press the seam allowance to the center.

Fold and press the corners to the center and sew.

 Fold the new corners to the center, press, and sew. 

Wrap a unit into a big one and sew. Perfect for borders.

Cathedral window quilt pattern the window way video tutorial

Cathedral window video tutorial – Fold and press method: rectangular units.

This is the traditional method to make cathedral window quilts.

but you will not start with a square shape of fabric.

Cut the unit with a template and then

fold and press the corners to the center. Sew.

 Fold the new corners to the center, press, and sew.