Monthly Archives: March 2012

Production of Rayon; Sulky Giveaway

We’re excited to partner with Sulky for a five-part giveaway beginning this week. You’ll get to learn more about thread and you’ll have many chances to win a great 3-pack of Sulky Blendables. Today we’ll take a look at the … Continue reading

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Bobbin Blitz

Today, some tidbits about bobbins, or a “Bobbin Blitz.” Tidbit #1: In a conversation with quilt friends recently, I discovered that not everyone approaches rewinding bobbins in just the same way. Of the 10 quilters there, about half said they … Continue reading

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Quilts From 100 Blocks Giveaway!!

We’re still very excited about our current newsstand special, Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks. We had some giveaway issues that went unclaimed recently, so now you have another chance to win a copy! Leave a comment here by midnight Sunday, … Continue reading

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EQ7 Giveaway, Free Weekend at QNNtv.com

Just a friendly reminder in case you missed it last week. We’ve introduced a new feature called Creative Spark, and because it relates to Electric Quilt, we’re giving away one copy of EQ7 quilt design software courtesy of The Electric … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Bonnie’s Chain Reaction

The QM Scrap Squad is a select group of seven QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue of Quiltmaker and make their own scrappy versions to inspire you. The featured quilt from the March/April issue is Chain … Continue reading

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QM at International Quilt Study Center & Museum

As part of its celebration of National Quilting Day, the International Quilt Study Center & Museum in Lincoln, Nebraska recently invited Quiltmaker to give a trunk show. I live within easy driving distance of the museum so I was delighted … Continue reading

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Creative Spark! EQ7 Giveaway!

Today I’m pleased to introduce Creative Spark, a new feature from Quiltmaker and The Electric Quilt Company. We’re so excited about this new idea—and to celebrate, we’re giving away one copy of EQ7 quilt design software courtesy of The Electric … Continue reading

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Winners of Quilts from 100 Blocks

Last week we hosted a kickoff for Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks. We chose 20 winners via comments, Twitter and Pinterest and notified them, but we have not heard back from some. Please check your email, Twitter account, Pinterest boards … Continue reading

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Print or Digital: What’s Your Opinion?

Would you please take a moment to answer a quick one-question survey about how you like to receive quilt patterns and info? http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/PrintOrDigital Thanks!

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National Quilting Day is Saturday

Get your fabric, thread and thimbles ready for Saturday, March 17 which is National Quilting Day. Quilters around the U.S. will commemorate the occasion by teaching others, sewing for good causes and demonstrating their passion for all things quilty. The … Continue reading

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