100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 4

QMMS 120022 COVER shadow 2001 100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 4It’s already Day 4 of the 100 Blocks Blog Tour. Time flies when you’re having fun! Be sure to check your email in case you’re a winner. We’d love to send you a copy of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 5—the orange issue. Leave a comment below for a chance to win.

Today’s industry sponsors are Troy Riverwoods Collection and Northcott Studio.


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Troy Riverwoods Collection sent these items for our prize bundles.


 100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 4

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Bollywood Bliss from Northcott Fabrics

Both sponsors have generously provided prizes for our bundles. You’ll love what they sent! Northcott will have a giveaway on their site so please visit. We appreciate the partnership of Troy Riverwoods Collection and Northcott Studio.

Here’s a peek at a few more blocks.

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Split Chain by Cindy Erickson

I can imagine that Split Chain by Cindy Erickson does amazing things when it’s repeated and/or rotated.

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Star-Crossed by Theresa Eisinger

Star-Crossed is by Theresa Eisinger, who was on the QM staff for a few decades. She designed many, many QM quilts in that time, and now has a new career in nursing. We miss her.

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Linked In by Marian Mapes

Linked In is another block that creates interesting secondary designs when it’s repeated. Aren’t Marian’s fabrics soothing?

Today’s blog list follows. Each one has more chances to win a copy of 100 Blocks Volume 5 or other great prizes!

Today’s Featured Designers

1. Judy Laquidara: patchworktimes.com

2. Jennifer Chiaverini: elmcreek.net

3. Peg Spradlin: handicraftsbypeg.com

4. Julie Herman: jaybirdquilts.com

5. Amanda Murphy: amandamurphydesign.blogspot.com

6. Jennifer Ofenstein: sewhooked.com

7. Denise Russart: justquiltin.wordpress.com

8. Helen Stubbings: hugsnkisses.typepad.com

9. Pam Vieira-McGinnis: pamkittymorning.blogspot.com

10. Monique Dillard: opengatequilts.blogspot.com

11. Lee Heinrich: freshlypieced.blogspot.com

12. Mary Andra Holmes: sistersquiltingtrunk.blogspot.com

13. Paula Stoddard: QM Associate Editor

• Remember to visit the Northcott blog for more chances to win a copy of the issue today.

To be entered in today’s giveaway, leave a comment below by midnight Saturday, May 5 and answer two questions:

1. When you shop for this issue, what color will you look for?
2. What did you enjoy on today’s blog list?

We’ll choose randomly and announce winners next week.

We’re excited to announce winners for the Day 4 Giveaway. Random comments from #149 Carol Patterson, #249 Joyce Baki and #17 Janet are the recipients of a great prize package today. Thank you to everyone who chimed in with comments.

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About Diane Harris

I'm an editor for Quiltmaker magazine in Golden, Colorado, USA. For six years, I wrote pattern instructions, product reviews and how-to articles. Then I spent four years as QM's Interactive Editor, working to generate much of our online content. Now I'm back to patterns and how-tos, which is a great fit for me. I still love writing about quilt-related topics for Quilty Pleasures, and I always have my finger on the pulse of the quilting world. I teach a variety of quilt classes and give guild programs, too. Reach me by email: editor@quiltmaker.com.
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