Yearly Archives: 2013

A Few of Our Favorite (Quiltmaker) Things in 2013

I thought it was a fitting time to look back at some of our favorite Quiltmaker patterns this year, so I asked QM staff to share what their favorite quilt is from 2013. Carolyn Beam I like the simplicity and versatility of the design in The Right Slice in Quiltmaker Nov/Dec … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: A Christmas Gift

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of eight QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue and make scrappy versions to inspire you. Today is the second of the final projects from the 2013 Scrap Squad. The Scrap Squad quilt … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt 2013: Announcing the Winners

I’m so excited to announce the following people as confirmed winners in Quiltmaker’s 2013 Treasure Hunt contest. Four Grand Prize Winners Nancy LaMont from Orange, California wins a Handi Quilter Sweet Sixteen sit-down longarm quilting machine. Yippee!   Stephanie Hindle from Lawrence, … Continue reading

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Free Placemat Patterns: Happy Holidays!

Several years ago we partnered with fabric companies and wrote a pattern for placemats with holiday themes of bells, mittens and stars. We used fabrics from Westminster Fibers, FreeSpirit and Maywood Studio. The complimentary patterns were very popular on our … Continue reading

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Block Testers: A Quilt Gallery

Early in the process of developing Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, we knew that we wanted real people to test the block patterns before we went to press. We strive for 100% accuracy in our patterns, and we also enjoy getting readers … Continue reading

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QM’s Year of Machine Quilting

Quiltmaker will pay special attention to machine quilting in 2014. We’re calling it the Year of Machine Quilting.   I am so excited about all we have planned to help you learn more about machine quilting. • We want to … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Colette’s Final Mission

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of eight QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue and make scrappy versions to inspire you. Today we start revealing the final projects from the 2013 Scrap Squad. Soon we’ll recruit a … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Kaffe is Star Struck

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of eight QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue and make scrappy versions to inspire you. This is the Nov/Dec issue of Quiltmaker, where you’ll find Star Search. It was designed and … Continue reading

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It’s a Guy Thing: Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks GIVEAWAY!!!

Ian Davis has been Quiltmaker’s Art Director for four years, which means he has walked through all eight volumes of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks. Even so, this (Volume 8) is the first time he’s designed a block for us—so I thought … Continue reading

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Black Friday Sale

There’s a Black Friday sale going on at shopquiltmaker.com.   Take 20% off your entire order. And as always, spend $50 and U.S. shipping is free. To take advantage of this offer, please use the code QASSBF13 at check out. … Continue reading

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