QM Rocks the Blocks! Giveaways!

Today’s the day!

Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Fall ’13 edition officially appears today at quilt shops and newsstands. We are going to give away 25 copies of the issue to celebrate.

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This is the one where…

QM Rocks the Blocks!

Get it locally if you can. If that’s not possible, you’ll find it at our shop site, quiltandsewshop.com. Or maybe you’ll win it, so please keep reading.

 

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19 Exclusive Quilts…

…all designed using blocks published in the first eight volumes of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks.

For example, this is Spinneret from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 7 by Pat Harrison.

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Spinneret by Pat Harrison appeared in Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 7.

It became Raspberry Spin—a different twist on a unique design.

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Raspberry Spin, designed and made by Pat Harrison. Fabric: Northcott.

QM Associate Editor Paula Stoddard took her So Tweet block from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 6…

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So Tweet by Paula Stoddard appeared in Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 6.

…and designed a precious growth chart we dubbed Grow So Tweet, below.

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Grow So Tweet, designed by Paula Stoddard and made by Peg Spradlin. Fabric: Quilting Treasures.

Maybe you’re in the market to make something for fall. We love the way Connie Walker took her Hoot Owls block from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 8 (yet to be released, coming later this fall)…

…and built this quilt around it. It’s called 801 Maple.

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801 Maple, designed and made by Connie Walker

Maybe you’re looking for something “modern” and if so, we have just the design. QM’s editorial assistant Shayla Wolf took Horizon by Vanessa Vargas Wilson and Illusion by Julie Herman, both from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 3…

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…and combined them to make Urban Angles, below.

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Urban Angles, designed and sewn by Shayla Wolf. Quilted by Kristy Wolf. Fabric: Art Gallery.

 

Do you enjoy applique? So does Marcia Harmening, who took Norwegian Rosemaling from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 7…

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Norwegian Rosmaling by Marcia Harmening from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 7

…and enlarged it to make a 36″ wall hanging called All Abloom, below.

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All Abloom, designed and sewn by Marcia Harmening. Quilted by Laurie Vandergriff. Fabric: Hoffman California Fabrics.

One of my favorites is by Sandy Fitzpatrick. She used her block Acorns Away! from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 6…

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…to make Falling Acorns, below.

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Falling Acorns, designed and made by Sandy Fitzpatrick

Nancy Mahoney combined two of her own block designs for the next quilt. Round and Round from Volume 5 and Emerald Isle from Volume 7 work well together.

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They join forces to create Points All Around, below.

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Points All Around, designed by Nancy Mahoney, made by Donna Smith. Fabric: P&B Textiles.

 

You’ll also find the pattern for Rainbow Brick Road.

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Rainbow Brick Road, designed and made by Elizabeth Dackson. Fabric: Moda Fabrics.

And one for Midnight Blues. Important! Marilyn Foreman, who designed and made the quilt below, is having a giveaway of a Midnight Blues kit, a $150 value! Please visit Marilyn’s website, Quilt Moments, for giveaway details.

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Midnight Blues, designed and made by Marilyn Forman. Fabric: Timeless Treasures.

And Happy Blooms, below.

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Happy Blooms, designed and made by Lynda Howell.

That’s 10 of the designs, and there are nine more!

In addition to the 19 main quilts, there are five bonus table runner patterns. There are optional color ideas and there’s even a bonus crib quilt. Wrapping it all up is a beautiful 100 Blocks Sampler quilt by Cathy Alexander of Southampton, Ontario.

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Let’s celebrate with a big giveaway! Please leave one comment below before midnight Friday, September 6 telling us how you heard about the giveaway. We’ll randomly choose 25 winners to receive this issue. The winners will be notified by email next week. Good luck!

Winners have been chosen and notified! Thank you for participating!

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About Diane Harris

I'm Interactive Editor for Quiltmaker magazine in Golden, Colorado, USA. For six years, I've been writing pattern instructions and product reviews, and doing a host of other tasks necessary to help produce a national pattern magazine. Now I work remotely from rural Nebraska to generate some of our online content. I manage the QM Scrap Squad, our blog tours and our Quilt-Alongs. I have one of the best jobs in the world.
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813 Responses to QM Rocks the Blocks! Giveaways!

  1. Linda says:

    just read your Quilters Village email. love following the links to see great ideas

  2. Sherry says:

    I heard about the give away by e-mail and on Facebook

  3. Lois Grossman says:

    I have an older block book and love it. I can peruse it and if I don’t actually use one of the patterns, it for sure gets my creative juices flowing. Love it.

  4. C. Bergeron says:

    I love the combination of pieced and applique in some of the blocks. This is on my “gotta get it” list.

  5. Karon Rufenacht says:

    I heard about this giveaway through your email. I always purchase the 100 blocks magazine and would love to win one. Thank you for the chance.

  6. Judy D says:

    I heard about this giveaway through your email. I love the block ‘Norwegian Rosemaling’ from Volume 7. I hadn’t seen that before. In my younger years, I did a lot of Norwegian Rosemaling painting and loved it. Once I started quilting, I gave up painting. :(

  7. Jennifer Ankeny says:

    I’ve just recently gotten into quilting! I would love to pour through this magazine and find some inspiration and a new game plan!

  8. Karen Dicken says:

    I heard about the giveaway through the Quilter’s Village Newsletter. I would love to add this to my “tool box” to create new quilts this year!

  9. Diane King says:

    I heard about the giveaway in my email newsletter and I would love to win one of these!

  10. Sewing Sue says:

    I have the previous 100 blocks issues, and would love to win this one. I enjoy making quilts with multiple blocks using a defined set of fabrics to tie them all together. Thanks for publishing great magazines! And thanks to the designers who contribute their creativity.

  11. Marlene Kolz says:

    Just read about your new issue from your email. Great patterns and pics!

  12. Mary Jane Link says:

    I heard about this issue in the “Quiltmaker” email and I really like these patterns, ithere are so many quilts to choose from!

  13. Marlene Kolz says:

    Just read about your new issue. Great patterns and pics! I’ll be sure to put some of them on my “to do” list.

  14. lesley says:

    i heard about the giveaway through your email

  15. Dawn P says:

    I heard about the giveaway in the Quilter Village Newsletter. The creativity in combining blocks to make new designs is wonderful and I hope I win so I can try it for myself!

  16. JoAnn says:

    I read of this opportunity in the Quilters Village Newsletter. I enjoy new patterns and fresh ideas. Just wish there were more hours in a day!

  17. Josephine Herbert says:

    I read about this giveaway through an email from you. I loves to look up the magazine. Good luck to win! God Bless you to all!

  18. JoAnn says:

    I read of this giveaway in my Quilters Village Newsletter via email. I enjoy new patterns and ideas. Just wish I could add more hours to my day!! Thank you for this opportunity.

  19. Brenda Lizbinski says:

    I heard about the give away because I receive the Quiltmakers emails.

  20. Sue Hilton says:

    I heard about this giveaway through an email from you. I’m so glad I subscribe, your emails are always interesting. Ideas for quilts, among many other things. I also subscribe to the magazine and love it. I would love to win this new collection of blocks. I have a sizeable stash that needs reducing!! Thanks for the opportunity to win one.

  21. Donna says:

    I always look forward to getting the Quilter’s Village Newsletter. Here’s another reason why!

  22. Erin says:

    Looks great!

  23. Lynn Merrow says:

    Would love to have this magazine. Beautiful quilts shown here.

  24. emails withPeggy says:

    I get the Qiltmaker’s email and I am glad I do. I get to see and preview issues that I don’t want to miss, like this one. Thanks…

  25. Patricia Waters says:

    Need inspiration….too much illness in the family has prevented my engaging in one of my passions, making quilts. I’ve had time only for hand piecing hexagons which I can take with me for doctor visits or waiting rooms.

  26. Lorena says:

    I would like to make everyone of the quilts you pictured. Now all I need is time.

  27. nancy says:

    Look forward to getting the email. Lots of ideas I use. Winning would really help too.

  28. JUDY SULLIVAN says:

    I am a new quilter. The patterns were very pretty. I will try to make one. judy

  29. Andra Cogan says:

    This link came in Quilter’s Village Newsletter email. I love looking at all the blocks and watching the video. I’ve gotten Quiltmaker for years and it is one of my favorite magazines.

  30. Theresa Litz says:

    Would be tickled pink to win a copy!!!! I heard about the give-away after reading Quiltmaker’s newsletter in my e-mail box. Every quilt you have allowed us to peek at in this blog post is simply BEAUTIFUL!

  31. Janey Cook says:

    Quilty Pleasures does it again! Lots of fun can be found in the newest Quiltmaker’s magazine. I am ready to party hearty with the newest edition!

  32. Dorothy M. says:

    The quilts shown are really great — I especially like the rosemaling design and
    the whimsical Halloween quilt.

  33. Lin says:

    I read about the giveaway in my ‘Quilter’s Village’ email! Thank you for a chance to win!

  34. Cheryl says:

    I like the Rainbow brick road pattern.

  35. Diane says:

    Would love to win. I am a big fan of Quiltmakers’ 100 blocks. Would love to try some of the patterns using some of them

  36. Linda G says:

    I heard about this giveaway through the Quiltmaker newsletter! Thanks for the opportunity to enter your wonderful giveaway.

  37. Rosalind Gutierrez says:

    Thanks for the heads up on this giveaway from the Quiltmaker online newsletter and love those quilt projects.

  38. Shirley says:

    Saw the giveaway on Quilters Village newsletter. Looks very interesting. Can’t wait to see it in person.

  39. Barb Keppler says:

    LOVE all the patterns — it will be difficult to decide which one to do first!!!

  40. Debra Nelson says:

    Can’t wait to hold the real thing in my hands! That’s my inspiration!

  41. LINDA TOWLES says:

    Exciting opportunity! I heard about the giveaway through Quilters Village Newsletter. Thanks!

  42. Hope Vezzosi says:

    Saw on Facebook, looks like just what I need!

  43. Jennifer F. says:

    This looks so exciting!! I would love to win. I heard about this through Quilters Village Newsletter. Thanks!

  44. Judy Misener says:

    Thanks to all the block makers for your artistic creativity! I can’t imagine where I would be in my quilt making journey without you! The news letter is a source of inspiration. Judy

  45. Linda Horton says:

    I saw the offer of the new QM Rocks the Blocks issue in your regular email to which I’ve subscribed. I’d LOVE to be one of the lucky 25 to receive a free issue. I’ve been a subscriber to your magazine for many years and can never get enough of new ideas, beautiful quilts and clever quilt makers and designers. Hope I’m lucky :D

  46. Debby says:

    I read about the give-away in the newsletter. I would love to win this one! Thanks for the chance.

  47. Joan Henry says:

    email. I have a subscription to Quiltmaker magazine. Will look locally for the
    100. With that in the house I know winter will be busy!

  48. Barb Pampel says:

    I’m not sure my posting went through since this page came back up with an empty comment box but had my name and email address listed. :( My comment was that I loved the Rosemaling block and would hang that on my quilt studio wall as daily inspiration. I think the security letters got to my old eyes.

  49. Rochelle says:

    Patterns are terrific, looking forward to trying some of the blocks.

  50. Barb Pampel says:

    I love the Rosemaling pattern. I can see that hanging on my quilt studio wall as daily inspiration for sure.

  51. Debby says:

    Wow! Some really great patterns in there. Thanks for the chance to win a copy. ;)

  52. Becky Couture says:

    I really love the rosemaling pattern “All Abloom”. What a lovely pattern! I’d love to win a copy of this!

  53. Georgia Goodlett says:

    Wow, some really cute and gorgeous blocks. Love the ideas you put together for quilts. I would love love love the book. I heard about the giveaway through your email newsletter.

  54. Cindy Mills says:

    I heard about this giveaway from an e-mail and a website. It would be an awesome thing to win!!

  55. sheryl harrison says:

    grow so tweet is so cute!!!

  56. Cindy Mills says:

    I heard about this giveaway from an e-mail and your website. It would be awesome to win this!!!

  57. Margaret Dukes says:

    Wonderful looking patters! I’d love to try them out!

  58. Sheri Rucker says:

    What a fun book! Oh, the possibilities! I learned about your giveaway through your newsletter.

  59. Cee Dee says:

    I heard it through the grape vine,,Just kidding. I read it in the email news letter.

  60. Lori says:

    Wow what great fun looking patterns. Good luck to all that enter!

  61. Lori says:

    Wow what great looking fun patterns. Thank you! Good luck to all that enter.

  62. sue sendelbach says:

    Wow! These blocks are gorgeous! Would love to have a copy.

  63. Sheri Rucker says:

    This looks like a fun book! Oh, the possibilities! Learned about the giveaway through your newsletter.

  64. sue sendelbach says:

    Wow!
    These blocks are gorgeous! What possibilities! Would love to have a copy.

  65. Clela says:

    I saw this giveaway in the newsletter in my e-mail. Love the patterned

  66. Patrice Roth says:

    These quilts are so inspiring! I began quilting this summer as a way to bring passion back into my life when an illness robbed me of the desire to get out of bed. Just LOOKING at the beauty and art that women create with their amazing quilts gets me excited to jump out of bed and try to do it too. So thanks for the beautiful photos, the magazine sounds like 100 more reasons to jump out of bed with a big smile.

  67. Sheri Rucker says:

    Thanks for the chance to win a copy. I received the announcement of the giveaway through your newsletter.

  68. Clela says:

    I receive your newsletter about the give a way. I love the patterns in this book

  69. Susan Coleman says:

    So many beautiful projects to choose from!! I don’t even know which one to choose first. The cover photo is spectacular and in my favorite colors……… hmmmmmmm

  70. connie from St. Louis says:

    Love everything that I’m seeing. Would love to win this book and get the creative juices flowing with these patterns.

  71. Patricia Dawe says:

    I just read the Quilters Village Newsletter, and learned about the new “Blocks” issue that’s about to hit the newsstands.
    I have all the other issues, so if I’m not a winner here, I’ll certainly be looking for a copy to buy.
    Just love all the ideas from your magazines ! Thanks !

  72. Sharon says:

    So many possibilities with all these wonderful blocks!

  73. Lynn says:

    Oh my gosh! The blocks are unbelievable . Want to make the acorn block for the fall.

  74. Nancy says:

    I heard of the giveaway from a Quilters Village email I received, thanks for the giveaway.

  75. Jean Poulton says:

    This looks like fun!

  76. Karen Schultz says:

    OH!!! The possibilities with all these blocks. I would love to win one of these!

  77. Sue Pryor says:

    Heard about the giveaway thru facebook. Have enjoyed seeing a lot of the 100 blocks on facebook.

  78. Phyllis M. says:

    Would love to win this new edition of this magazine…

  79. Pat D says:

    Read the newsletter and never want to miss a give-away!

  80. Karrie Smith says:

    I receive your newsletter & that’s how I found out! Thanks for the chance to win!

  81. Margaret Graham says:

    Thanks to Facebook, I learned of your offer.

  82. Audrey says:

    My “Quilty News” email brought me to the preview of this new release. Love it.

  83. Jane Peck says:

    Thanks to FB! Would love some new ideas for quilts!

  84. Theresa Stanley says:

    Heard about it on fB

  85. I received an email and read about it on Face Book….Thank you!

  86. Lisa says:

    Would love to get some inspiration :) . Thanks!

  87. Melva Nolan says:

    I saw it of fb… :)

  88. Mary Swift says:

    Time to learn some new blocks, this would be a great way.

  89. Denice says:

    Received an email! Thanks.

  90. Sarah says:

    I clicked through from a link on Bonnie Hunters blog (to check out a video clip) and just had to keep reading this blog too!

  91. Lucy says:

    I saw it on FB. Thank you for all the inspiring quilting ideas!

  92. Sally King says:

    Saw posting on Facebook. Thanks.

  93. Sally King says:

    Love to win. Like you on Facebook. Saw posting on Facebook.

  94. Cathy Remus says:

    Thanks for the facebook notice! One for the win!

  95. Frances Andersond says:

    saw you on facebook

  96. Catia from Italy says:

    saw on FB

  97. Connie Johanson says:

    Liked you on Facebook!

  98. Kate says:

    Saw it on Facebook!

  99. Suzanne Deschane says:

    saw on Facebook!

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