Author Archives: Shayla

About Shayla

I am an Associate Editor at Quiltmaker. I have been making quilts since I was six and now have my own pattern design company, Sassafras Lane Designs. Outside of sewing I enjoy photography, spending time with my family, traveling the world and playing with my 3 dogs.

Quilty Quote: Quilters know all the Angles!

Happy Monday from the staff at Quiltmaker! It is Quilty Quote Monday! Here is the latest Quilty Quote from the Quiltmaker staff. Feel free to Pin, Tweet, Facebook, Blog or share it wherever you would like. We have a total of 10 … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Quilty Centerpieces from Two Fat Quarters

Need a simple yet beautiful idea for decorating tables at a quilty event? Use 2 contrasting fat quarters with one cylinder vase (shown with vases that are 3″ diameter, 7″ tall) and a bit of raffia.   Step One: Open … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s Block Party in Portland

Hello Quilty Friends! Our Block Party in Portland is in full swing this weekend. There are quilting all-stars teaching, great giveaways and happy quilters everywhere. Here are some (okay, quite a few! =] ) photos of the festivities thus far: … Continue reading

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Quilty Quote: Party like a Block Star!

QM’s Block Party begins tomorrow evening in Portland, Oregon. Our weekly Quilty Quote is appropriate for the event and for anyone who loves quilt blocks and fun times. Enjoy—it’s on us! You’ll find all of our Quilty Quotes on one … Continue reading

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Quilty Quote: Measure Twice, Cut Once!

Happy Monday from the staff at Quiltmaker! We’re pleased to present a new Quilty Quote this week, courtesy of Editorial Assistant Shayla Wolf and Graphic Designer Denise Starck. And isn’t it the truth?! Measure twice so you only have to … Continue reading

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Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks: Designer Links

We’ve been excited this week about the debut of the Spring ’13 edition of Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks. This great new issue has 19 projects to charm you. It’s the one where we get to say: The quilt designs … Continue reading

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Meet the newest member of the Quiltmaker Team: Shayla + Giveaway!

Hello Quilty Friends! My name is Shayla. Some of you may know me if you have won a prize, or had a question about one of our patterns. I am the newest member of the Quiltmaker Team. My official job … Continue reading

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Free Quilty Quote to Share

Happy Presidents’ Day everyone! Here is the latest addition to our free Quilty Quotes collection from Quiltmaker. Please feel free to share this with all your quilty friends! Stay tuned for another fun free Quilty Quote next Monday!

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Free Quilty Quote for Valentine’s Day to Share

Happy Valentine’s Week from all of us here at Quiltmaker Magazine! We are starting a new tradition of posting a Quilty Quote every Monday. There are a few already posted, that you can check out and share here. Share this … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Volume 1 Reprint Issue & Mug Winners!

Thank you to everyone who visited the 100 Blocks Volume 1 Designers Blogs! The designer list will always be there if you want to see what they are up to in the future! Congratulations to the winners of the 100 Blocks … Continue reading

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