Yearly Archives: 2009

100 Blocks: the Virtual Cover

You can see all 100 blocks as this cover changes! Woohoo! So I’m wondering how many people are visiting the blog tour from outside the U.S.? Leave a comment by 10 am MST on Thursday morning and I’ll pick one … Continue reading

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Announcing the winners so far

Congratulations to the following Facebook winners: Susan Brooks Connie Makl Janet Kopecky Robert Talor Della Cornell Congratulations to the following Quilty Pleasures winners: Jungle Boogie Thoughts: Commenter #18 Pat won a copy of 100 Blocks. Jan/Feb ’10 Preview: Commenter #24 … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker Special Offers This Week

Since we’ve got so many friends dropping in this week for the blog tour, I wanted to let you all know the special offers going on at ShopQuiltersVillage.com with Quiltmaker product this week. Plus an announcement below about our reduced … Continue reading

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Surprise Winner! 1000th Commenter

Mary just made the 1000th comment since Quilty Pleasures began on the 100 Blocks: One-derful Ideas post and I declare her a surprise winner! I found a (mostly full) bundle of strips from Karen Combs‘ Belle Fleur line from Avlyn … Continue reading

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One-derful Ideas Giveaway

One of the exciting parts of 100 Blocks from Today’s Top Designers is that we’re giving away all of the blocks to lucky winners. Just fill out the entry form to identify the blocks! In the issue, we included a … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 2

If you just joined us, welcome to the 100 Blocks Blog Tour! Each day we’ll list designers who contributed in some way to this amazing new issue. Click on the links to visit their blogs for fun giveaways and ideas … Continue reading

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100 Blocks: Navajo Nights

Inspirations for quilts often come from other art forms. A couple of years ago, my husband whisked me away to Santa Fe. A wonderful art show was going on that same week. I love art shows! Enjoying all the beautiful … Continue reading

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QM Jan/Feb ’10 Preview

Yes, our first 2010 issue is at the printer now (where has 2009 gone?) so I thought I’d give you a little sneak peek of what’s coming: We’re kicking off 2010 with a  new column, Addicted to Scraps, by one … Continue reading

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New Flickr Groups: 100 Blocks and Christmas Lights Mystery

I’ve just created two new flickr groups: Share the projects you make using a block from 100 Blocks at www.flickr.com/groups/100blocks2009/ Share your Christmas Lights Mystery quilts (or tops) at www.flickr.com/groups/christmaslightsmysteryquilt/ (Christmas Lights is a 3-part mystery series from Bonnie Hunter … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 1

To celebrate the appearance of our latest newsstand special, 100 Blocks from Today’s Top Designers, we’re hosting a blog tour all week long. Each day we’ll list about a dozen blogs from folks who designed something for this issue or … Continue reading

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