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Denyse Schmidt - Streak of Lightning quilt pattern


Streak of Lightning by Denyse Schmidt.

Unleash the graphic energy of simple shapes with this traditional quilt pattern from DSQuilts.  The creative substitutions along the bottom edge were inspired by an 1850s quilt by Emeline Gallup Smith.

The cover quilt is made using fabrics from Denyse's Five + Ten collection which you can find here

Pattern booklet includes easy to use instructions and measurements to create the quilt in four sizes plus a pillow sham

  • baby 45.5 x 54.5 inches
  • twin 72.5 x 90.5 inches
  • queen 90.5 x 99.5 inches
  • king 108 x 99.5 inches

Techniques include rotary cutting and machine piecing but could just as easily be made using hand piecing .  The individual pieces are substantial but there are some bias seams so would suit a confident beginner