Category Archives: 100 Blocks

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

Quiltmaker’s Block Network: Easy Stitch-and-Flip, Giveaway!

There’s a brand new episode up today on Quiltmaker’s Block Network. It’s called Stitch-and-Flip the Simple Way. Get the free pattern for Sew Easy Butterflies, Block #200 by Darlene Zimmerman, by watching the video. It’s from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume … Continue reading

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Using Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks

Next time your quilting group needs an idea for a block exchange, how about using Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks as a creative springboard?        We did this for Quiltmaker’s Block Party in Williamsburg last summer, and again in Portland … Continue reading

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The Quiltmaker Shuffle

Quiltmaker debuts The Quiltmaker Shuffle Come on! Get your quilty groove on! First a little background: At the close of QM’s Block Party in Portland last March, the teachers and Quiltmaker staff shared dinner and debriefing. We told stories and … Continue reading

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100 Blocks: Santa Fe Star, Giveaway!

We’re tickled pink with Volume 7 of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks! Check out the complete list of fabulous designers in the issue here. Here’s a little background on the design process for my block. My preferred technique is foundation piecing. Unusual … Continue reading

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Win a Set of Designer Blocks

What happens to the actual blocks designers send us for each issue of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks? They’re won by readers just like you! We host a simple contest for U.S. readers—in fact we’ve done so for each of the seven … Continue reading

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QM’s 100 Blocks Vol. 7: Engine Ready block #650

Welcome! Thanks for stopping by! Have you picked up your copy of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, Volume 7 yet? All of the 100 Blocks issues (can you believe there are 7 so far, and we’re already working on 8!) are full … Continue reading

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QM’s 100 Blocks Vol. 7: Bus Stop block #696

Do you have your copy of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Vol. 7 yet? If not, maybe this cute block will entice you to pick up a copy. It’s called “Bus Stop” and is the next vehicle in my fleet (click here … Continue reading

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QM’s 100 Blocks Vol. 7: Hootie block #611 & Giveaway!

Hello Quilty friends! I hope you all had a great time last week hopping from blog to blog. There were all sorts of wonderful and pretty blocks to see. Be sure to check out ALL the designers that are in … Continue reading

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QM’s 100 Blocks Vol. 7: Apple Tree block #660

I hope you had as much fun visiting designer blogs last week as I did on the 100 Blocks Blog Tour! You can still visit each designer to see what they have going on even though the prizes are done … Continue reading

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Weekend Reminder: Giveaways!

Just a friendly weekend reminder that you still have time to get in on several of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Blog Tour giveaways. The links below will take you there: Day 5: Blog Tour Giveaway For U.S. readers: Great Big Bundle … Continue reading

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