The Jane Austen Paper Pieced Quilt Kit

The iconic Jane Austen quilt. A Sew & Quilt exclusive; a meticulous replica design of the original Jane Austen patchwork coverlet thought to be made by Jane Austen herself, alongside her sister Cassandra and their mother. 

A medallion quilt with a large central diamond panel, (the original features a broderie perse appliqued design of birds and a basket of flowers). Surrounded by smaller pieced diamonds joined by cream and navy dot sashing and a deep border of smaller sized pieced diamonds.

Quilt Size: 71” x 89”

We have a free Jane Austen quilt pattern here, and offer English paper piecing templates to make the quilt, the same method as the original with the following options;


£13.75 |Starter Paper Piece Kit includes:

2x (50) 3” 5-point diamond *please note 1 additional pack is included so you can cut them in half to make the half blocks.

(50) 3” x 1” parallelogram

(100) 1” 5-point diamond

(100) 1” 'half-length' 5-point diamond

(100) 1” 'half-width' 5-point diamond


£69.95 |Complete Paper Piece Kit includes:

(232) 3” 5-point diamond

(516) 3” x 1” parallelogram

(1,284) 1” 5-point diamond *please note you will need an additional 1,500pcs if you do not want to re-use paper pieces. 

(176) 1” 'half-length' 5-point diamond

(196) 1” 'half-width' 5-point diamond

(22) 3” 'half-length' 5-point diamond

(24) 3” 'half-width' 5-point diamond