The Joy of Jelly Rolls

This redesigned collection of three of Carolyn Forster’s bestselling books -Twenty to Make: Jelly Roll Scraps, Sew Jelly Roll Quilts & Gifts and Little Quilts & Gifts from Jelly Roll Scraps – is ideal for any quilter wanting to bust their Jelly Roll stash with 44 gorgeous gift projects and 24 quilts.

The quilts section is guaranteed to whet your appetite: there are 24 stunning quilts to choose from in a variety of sizes and styles, made using different techniques and quilting patterns. Choose from simple ‘brick wall’ and ‘log cabin’ designs, or create patchworks from diamonds, hexagons, tumblers and squares. There is a mix of hand and machine quilting, and full instructions are given for backing, binding and finishing your quilts. The gifts section contains 44 items to choose from – enough to bust any stash! Choose from cheery home items such as coasters, bags, pillows and toys, or select decorative items such bunting, a wreath or some scented hanging birds.

All the techniques needed are clearly explained step by step, and all the required templates are given at the back of the book.

The Joy of Jelly Rolls by Carolyn Forster

Table of Contents

What is a Jelly Roll?
Fabrics & Threads
Basic Sewing Equipment
Cutting Fabric
Stitching the Patchwork
Basic Quilting Materials
Layering & Tacking / Basting
Displaying Quilts


Patchwork Dog
Covered Folder
Bookmark & Book Cover
Drawstring Bag
Manx Log-Cabin Mat
Olly the Octopus
Mini Bunting
Hanging Fish
Hexagon Pillow
Flower-Power Coasters
Flower Hair Snap
Stacked Pincushions
Sprint Door Wreath
Coffee & Tea Coasters
Hair Scrunchy
Patchwork Placemat
Plastic Bag Dispenser
Flower Tablecloth
Russian dolls
Berries Table Mat
Needle Book
Button Pillow
Zipped Pouch
Tiny Bag
Lavender Ravioli
Tissue Pouch
Cut Diamond Pincushions
Sunshine Pot Mat
Pincushion Scissor Keeper
Lavender Stack
Autumn Pillow
Book Bag
Japanese Bag
Tabby Cat Pillow
Beach Hut Key Fobs
Nine-Patch Biscornu
Hot Water Bottle Cover
Coin Pouch
Crochet Hook Roll
Tablet Case
Thread Pot


Hexagon Flowers
Flower Garden
Wonky Stacked Coins
Woven Dreams
Zigzag Diamonds
Sunny Days
Bordered Garden
Soft & Faded Vintage
Spring Brick Wall
Sewing Spools
Hidden Crosses
Ohio Star
Framed Four-patch Medallion
Teatime Treat
Sawtooth Star Medallion
Autumn Floor
Divided Nine-Patch
Scrap Preserver
Double Nine-Patch
Sweet Sixteen