Monthly Archives: September 2012

Perfectly Placed Applique

Peg Spradlin is responsible for making many of the quilts you see in QM’s pages. Peg has sewn for us and our sister publications for many years. She’s a master. Peg Spradlin We were so pleased when Peg’s quilt Pinwheel … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Country Morning (Christmas Style)

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 Scrap Squad quilt from the recently released Sept/Oct … Continue reading

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Block Party Registration Opens Tonight

We’re full steam ahead for March 2013 when Quiltmaker’s Block Party heads to Portland. You’re invited to join us for this event headlined by Jo Morton, Bonnie Hunter and Carrie Nelson of Miss Rosie’s Quilt Co. They’ll be joined by Julie Herman of Jaybird Quilts, Beth … Continue reading

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A Matter of Perspective

The newest Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks has a fun little Christmas quilt we named Ho, Ho, Snow. It was designed and made by Susan Marth of Suzn Quilts. I posted a photo of Ho, Ho, Snow on Facebook a … Continue reading

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Donna’s Country Morning

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 Scrap Squad quilt from the recently released Sept/Oct … Continue reading

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PNW Block Party Revealed: We’re Going to Portland!

Everything’s in full swing as we make plans for March 2013 when Quiltmaker’s Block Party heads to Portland. You’re invited to join us for this event headlined by Jo Morton, Bonnie Hunter and Carrie Nelson of Miss Rosie’s Quilt Co. They’ll be joined by … Continue reading

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June’s a Guest on Stitch This! Giveaway

I hope you’ll click on over to Stitch This!, the blog of Martingale Publications, where today our editor-in-chief June Dudley is the guest blogger.   They’re giving away a great new book with ties to Quiltmaker called Easy Quilts for … Continue reading

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Block Base, Giveaway, Sew Along!

Our friends and partners at The Electric Quilt Company have a stellar giveaway going on right now to celebrate the recently republished BlockBase. I’d heard rumblings about BlockBase and asked Sarah at EQ for some details. Here’s what I learned. … Continue reading

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Applique Two Ways: Free Digitized Flower

As we were working on designs for the new Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, I wanted to make sure we had an applique design that could be made with traditional methods and  in the hoop for those who have embroidery … Continue reading

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Back to School Party: Part 5 and Giveaway!

Welcome to the final day of Quiltmaker’s Back to School Party! A quilt isn’t officially finished until it has a label, right? So QM’s Graphic Designer Denise Starck designed a quilt label just for your Frame by Frame quilt. It’s … Continue reading

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