Yearly Archives: 2017

Monday’s Washday: A Visit with Heidi Pridemore

Today we’re excited to welcome designer Heidi Pridemore as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures! Heidi is going to tell us about her whimsical new quilt, Monday’s Washday: Monday’s Washday 43″ x 52″ Designed by Heidi Pridemore Hello fellow quilters, … Continue reading

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Can You Find It?: A Visit with Diane Harris

Please join us as we welcome our dear friend Diane Harris of Stash Bandit (stashbandit.net) back to Quilty Pleasures today! Diane is here to tell us about her fun Can You Find It? quilt — aka the cover star for … Continue reading

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Design Inspiration: Mountain Lil’s and Lily’s Dreams

By Tricia Patterson Designer and Associate Editor, Quiltmaker As a quilter I have so many things in my life that inspire my quilt designs. I’m inspired by the world around me, such as drawing from the elements of nature or … Continue reading

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Pixie Pathways: A Visit with Kate Colleran

Please join us in welcoming designer Kate Colleran from Seams Like a Dream as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures today! Kate is going to tell us all about the design process for her beautiful Pixie Pathways quilt from our spring ’17 … Continue reading

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Follow Your Arrow: A Visit with Rachel M. Hayes

We’re so happy to welcome designer Rachel M. Hayes today as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures! Rachel is going to tell us all about the design process for her bright and fun Follow Your Arrow quilt. Hello!  Rachel M. Hayes here … Continue reading

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Pieces of Flora: A Visit with Kay Mackenzie

Today we’re excited to welcome designer Kay Mackenzie as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures! Kay is going to tell us about the inspiration for her Pieces of Flora appliqué quilt that is patterned in our Quilts From Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Spring ’17 special issue. Hi … Continue reading

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New Issue: Quiltmaker May/June ’17

The May/June ’17 issue of Quiltmaker hits newsstands next week, and there is so much to love inside this edition! There is, as always, a great selection of quilt patterns — including scrap quilts, a fun I Spy quilt and more. There’s … Continue reading

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A Pattern Is Just a Place to Begin

Budding Blossoms: A Visit with Anne Wiens Today we’re excited to welcome designer Anne Wiens as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures! Anne is going to tell us all about her Budding Blossoms medallion quilt that is patterned in our Quilts From Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks … Continue reading

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10 Happy Quilts for Kids

Quilters love to make quilts for kids. From sweet baby quilts to bright and colorful designs for little ones, there is no shortage of adorable patterns you can make for children. But, you’d be hard-pressed to find a cuter, more … Continue reading

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Starring Role: A Visit with Diane Harris

Today we’re excited to welcome longtime QM editor Diane Harris back as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures!  Diane is going to tell us about her lovely Starring Role quilt she designed for our March/April 2017 issue of Quiltmaker. Oversized stars shine on this … Continue reading

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