Yearly Archives: 2013

100 Things Every Quilter Should Do

Recently I ran across an online list called “100 Books to Read Before You Die.” I didn’t wholly agree with the list (I mean—Bridget Jones’s Diary. Seriously?), but after a few clicks I discovered that there were also lists of … Continue reading

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Blog Tour Next Week

Regular readers of Quilty Pleasures know that fall means a blog tour here! For the newcomers, may I introduce you to one of the most engaging things we do? It’s so much fun, and it’s coming up next week, Nov. … Continue reading

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Getting to Know “My EQ Boutique”

Getting to Know My EQ Boutique First, a little history: From the time Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks was just a wild idea, we’ve been thinking about providing many different ways for our readers to access the designs. Because different things work … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt 2013 Sponsor: Robert Kaufman Fabrics

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt! Today’s featured sponsor is Robert Kaufman Fabrics. What’s New at Robert Kaufman Fabrics Measurements: There’s an App for That Robert Kaufman Fabrics and Quilter’s Paradise have joined forces to bring you a collection of eight … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Yellow Brick Road by Christa Marcotte

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 current issue of Quiltmaker, dated Nov/Dec ’13.   Star Search from the Nov/Dec … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt 2013 Sponsor: Red Rooster

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt! Today’s featured sponsor is Red Rooster Fabrics. A Few of Red Rooster’s Favorite Things Attic Treasures Attic Treasures by Gerri Robinson of Planted Seed Designs was inspired by her love of classic home decor, interior … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt 2013 Sponsor: Quilting Treasures

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt! Today’s featured sponsor is Quilting Treasures. Quilting Treasures Proudly Supports Project Linus Project Linus Fabric Collection Exclusively from Quilting Treasures. This bright and cheerful 16 piece collection reflects the same happy theme and feeling from … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt Sponsor: Quilting by the Bay

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt! Today’s featured sponsor is Quilting by the Bay. Quilting By the Bay Quilting by the Bay inspires their customers to try new projects and techniques with an abundance of fabric selections (around 4000 bolts of … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt 2013 Sponsor: P&B Textiles

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt! Today’s featured sponsor is P&B Textiles. Fresh Prints from P&B Textiles Festive Florals Always Blooming by Susy Pilgrim Waters is a bright, dynamic large-scale collection featuring a landscape panel that runs selvage to selvage. It’s … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Gina’s Illinois Fall

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 current issue of Quiltmaker, dated Nov/Dec ’13.   Star Search from the Nov/Dec … Continue reading

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