Category Archives: 100 Blocks

These posts relate to our series of magazines called Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks.

100 Blocks Blog Tour Next Week

Next week is Quiltmaker’s semi-annual 100 Blocks Blog Tour. You’re invited to join us for all the fun! We’ll show you blocks and give you links to designers who will have giveaways and ideas for using their blocks. It’s always … Continue reading

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QM Staff Inventory: I Love Happy; Giveaway!

Almost from the first moment I started quilting, I realized it was good for my soul. I love that it makes me smile and I really love it when I see some fabric or a quilt and I catch my … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s Block Network

I hope you’ve discovered Quiltmaker’s Block Network. It’s a tremendous free resource for quilters. Each episode features a free block pattern from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, but also highlights a particular technique. You may find a new way of doing something … Continue reading

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Still More Quilts: QM Rocks the Blocks

I’d like to show you a few more designs appearing in Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Spring ’14. With 23 exclusive quilts, it’s not possible to show them all in one post. You can catch the first group in yesterday’s … Continue reading

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QM Rocks the Blocks: Giveaways!

Today’s the day! Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Spring ’14 edition officially appears today at quilt shops and newsstands. We are going to give away 25 copies of the issue to celebrate. And we have great prize bundles of fabric … Continue reading

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Jumping on the Bonnie Bandwagon: Giveaway!

Let’s have a giveaway! Bonnie Hunter is having a giveaway of Quiltmaker’s March/April issue over at Quiltville, so it’s a perfect time for us to do the same. But let’s sweeten the pot. We’ll also throw in Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks … Continue reading

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Pin-Whirl Block: Watch it Twist and Turn

Here’s my block from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 8: I love the watery blues and greens in this one. The fabric is Serenity by Cheri Strole for Northcott. Calming colors, yet it’s such an active block with the varying angles … Continue reading

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Block Testers: A Quilt Gallery

Early in the process of developing Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, we knew that we wanted real people to test the block patterns before we went to press. We strive for 100% accuracy in our patterns, and we also enjoy getting readers … Continue reading

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It’s a Guy Thing: Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks GIVEAWAY!!!

Ian Davis has been Quiltmaker’s Art Director for four years, which means he has walked through all eight volumes of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks. Even so, this (Volume 8) is the first time he’s designed a block for us—so I thought … Continue reading

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Triple Delight

Do you have your copy of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Vol. 8 yet? If not, then maybe our trio of blocks will inspire you to get your very own copy. Today 3 of our staff, Denise, Paula and Carolyn, are sharing … Continue reading

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