Monthly Archives: September 2012

Introducing Julie Dunn: A Back to School Sewer for QM

Several months ago, we announced on Facebook that we were looking for QM readers to work on a one-time project for us. It’s been my pleasure to work with the eight women we selected as the Back to School Sewing … Continue reading

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Introducing Pat Szymanski: A Back to School Sewer for QM

Several months ago, we announced on Facebook that we were looking for QM readers to work on a one-time project for us. It’s been my pleasure to work with the eight women we selected as the Back to School Sewing … Continue reading

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Back to School Party: Part 1 and Giveaway!

Welcome to Day 1 of Quiltmaker’s Back to School Party! I’m so glad you’re here. Every day this week will be full of fun! A free quilt pattern (sew along with us!), tips and techniques, freebies, giveaways, fabric sponsors and … Continue reading

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Back to School Party: Getting Ready!

I hope you’ve had a chance to get ready for the Back to School Party which begins here on Monday, Sept. 10. We’ll give a free pattern in bite-size morsels. There will plenty of tips and tricks, and we’ll introduce … Continue reading

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Fussy Cutting Fabric: A Lesson

I’ve always been a purple girl and I’m really a purple-and-teal-together kind of girl. As I was looking for fabric to use my Facet-nating block from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Vol. 5 into a project for Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks … Continue reading

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Making Moose Tracks

This week we launched our latest issue of Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks. We are so excited about the variety of fantastic quilts in this issue. You can check out all the projects in this issue in the online Table … Continue reading

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More Chances to Win! Visit Designers’ Today

We’re not the only ones who are excited about the appearance of Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, Fall ’12. The contributors are enthusiastic about this issue, too. Many of them have blog posts up today, and on each blog post … Continue reading

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QM Rocks the Blocks: 20 Giveaways!

Today QM Rocks the Blocks! What does that mean? We’ve taken beautiful blocks from the first five volumes of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks and used them in 19 quilt projects for Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, appearing at quilt shops and … Continue reading

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Pillowcases for Presents: Free Pattern

This weekend is the Labor Day holiday here in the U.S. and like many people, I’m heading off to visit family. But before I packed, I took time to sew pillowcases for two of my little great-nieces and a great-nephew. … Continue reading

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