Monthly Archives: November 2015

Scrap Quilt Ideas: Donna’s Candy Cane Crush

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of readers who make scrappy quilts from the patterns in our regular issues. Their job is to inspire you to make quilts from the fabrics you already own. What could be better than … Continue reading

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Join Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt: Part 5

There are only a few days left to enter our 2015 Treasure Hunt contest! 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 … Continue reading

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A Few of My Favorites: Best of 100 Blocks

I’m still paging through Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 12 on a nightly basis. There are so many wonderful blocks. I wanted to highlight a few of them today. I just love Erin Russek’s Dainty Dresdens. I’m a huge fan of … Continue reading

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Join Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt: Part 4

Welcome back to Quiltmaker’s 2015 Treasure Hunt contest blog series! 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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Blog Tour Bitty Blocks: Doris Does Pumpkins

This is the final Blog Tour Bitty Block in celebration of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 12, on newsstands now. I hope you’ve enjoyed these little darlings. They sure are fun to make. I asked Doris Rice to design today’s block. … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 5

Congratulations on making it to Friday! With all of this Blog Tour inspiration, it wasn’t as hard as usual, was it?! Welcome to Day 5 of celebrating Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 12, on newsstands now. It’s also on our website … Continue reading

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Blog Tour Bitty Blocks: Barb’s Snail’s Trail

Today’s new Bitty Block to celebrate Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 12 is adorable. Barb Johnson designed a 12″ block for this great new issue: And I invited her to design a new Bitty Block for today as well. She wrote … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 4

Thanks for coming back to Day 4 of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Blog Tour! More great stuff today, please read on. Today’s Tour Tip Have you heard about the John Flynn method of a diagonal seam on a quilt backing? It’s … Continue reading

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Blog Tour Bitty Blocks: Jacob’s Ladder by Greg Jones

The Blog Tour Bitty Blocks just keep getting better. Today I’m happy to introduce Greg Jones of Grey Dogwood Studio. Greg has sent some amazing block designs to Quiltmaker, so I knew he’d be perfect to contribute a new #qmbittyblock. … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 3

Already we’re on Day 3 of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Blog Tour. Welcome back! We have much more for you today and many more giveaways. So much fun! First things first, here is today’s… Tour Tip I hope this explanation of … Continue reading

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