Monthly Archives: October 2015

QM Scrap Squad: Reinventing Old World Christmas

The Quiltmaker Scrap Squad is a select group of readers who take patterns in our regular issues and make scrap quilts from them. The idea is to inspire you to make quilts from your stash, because what’s better than sewing … Continue reading

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Join Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt: Part 1

Quiltmaker’s 2015 Treasure Hunt contest is in full swing! We’re giving away more than $17,000 in quilting prizes to 27 different winners during this year’s contest. To enter, you’ll need to find this Treasure Hunt button on the websites of contest … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Ideas: Bonnie Hunter and Criss Cross Stars

Quiltmaker is pleased to have Bonnie Hunter in every regular issue via her Addicted to Scraps column. She always shares a great scrappy quilt block for readers to enjoy. See all of the blocks on the Addicted to Scraps webpage. … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Ideas: Keri’s Quilt-As-You-Go

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of reader-sewers who make scrap quilts from the patterns in regular issues of QM. They’re a talented bunch who revel in diving into their stashes and wowing us with their creations. Today’s quilt … Continue reading

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Master the Feathered Star with Marsha McCloskey

Do you have a quilting bucket list? I’m not talking about those quick quilts on your immediate to-do list, but rather the quilts you dream of making “one day.” Making a Feathered Star quilt is one task on many quilters’ … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Patterns: Julie’s Candied Violets

The QM Scrap Squad is a select group of reader-sewers who make scrap quilts from the patterns in our regular issues. These gals are the best! The idea behind their creations is helping you see that you can take any … Continue reading

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Help Us Choose the Next Quiltmaker Cover

We’re working on our Jan/Feb ’16 issue of Quiltmaker, and we’d like your help choosing the cover before we ship it off to the printer. These are the two covers under consideration. Which one would you prefer to see on … Continue reading

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Win Big Prizes in our Quiltmaker Treasure Hunt!

Our 2015 Quiltmaker Treasure Hunt contest is off and running, and you’re not going to want to miss it. We’re giving away over $17,000 in total prizes to 27 lucky winners! We’re thrilled to have two wonderful grand prizes: One grand … Continue reading

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Bonnie Hunter, Pinwheel Fancy and Barb Johnson’s Scrap Quilt

Early in 2015 we rounded up a team of reader-sewers who were excited about making quilts from Bonnie Hunter’s Addicted to Scraps quilt block designs in Quiltmaker. It wasn’t hard to find people—Bonnie and her Quiltville website are well-loved by … Continue reading

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New Issue: Quiltmaker November/December 2015

We’re celebrating the release of our newest issue of Quiltmaker this week! The November/December 2015 edition includes a plethora of seasonal holiday designs. The cover quilt, Old World Christmas designed by Emily Breclaw, was inspired by the look of blown-glass ornaments … Continue reading

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