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Back to School Party: Dozens of Daisies Part 2 and Giveaway

On to Part 2 of the Dozens of Daisies quilt! Today’s post covers making the bands and the block Y’s. Have fun! Dozens of Daisies Part 2 Join 2 fabric #1 strips with a fabric #2 strip as shown below … Continue reading

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QM’s Back to School Party: Dozens of Daisies Part 1 and Giveaway

Welcome to Day 1 of Quiltmaker’s Back to School Party! I’m so glad you’re here. Each weekday through Sept. 16 will be full of fun! A free quilt pattern (sew along with us!), tips and techniques, freebies, giveaways, fabric sponsors … Continue reading

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Back to School Party Preparations

Quiltmaker is having a Back to School Party and you’re invited! Come sew with us! Each weekday from Sept. 8 to 16, please join us here on Quilty Pleasures for a free quilt pattern in bite-size morsels, tips and techniques … Continue reading

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Extra, Extra! Links to Free Quilting

We have lots of bonuses, extras and freebies in our March/April issue, so just in case you didn’t hear about them or still need to find them, here are easy links to everything. Enjoy! We’ve written a free pattern for … Continue reading

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Freebie Quilting, Eye Candy for Valentine’s Day

Quiltmaker wishes you a Happy Valentine’s Day with a free quilting motif! I gathered up some quilter’s eye candy as a Valentine’s Day treat for Quilty Pleasures readers. Denise made this little beauty from a kit by grabngokits.com. It’s called … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s: Sew News Auction Upcoming

An energetic young team heads up one of our sister publications over at Sew News. In 2011, they’re promoting Sew Your Support: Operation Alzheimer’s Prevention, an effort to raise $5000 for the Alzheimer’s Association. A quilt auction will be held … Continue reading

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Quilty Causes

As I drove to work this morning, I thought to myself : “I have never EVER in my life left my house when it’s -8 degrees outside (and -20 with wind chill)! Are you CRAZY?” It seems to me that with … Continue reading

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Introducing a New Editor: Paula Stoddard

Quiltmaker is pleased to introduce its newest staff member, Paula Stoddard. We discovered Paula at a local quilt guild meeting and quickly determined she’d be a good fit for QM. Paula is one of our Associate Editors. I asked her … Continue reading

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Free Foundations: Seasons & Celebrations

The Countdown to Christmas is winding down! Today our treat for you is a set of foundation patterns we’ve named Seasons & Celebrations. There’s a tiny pattern (just 3.5″ across) for every month of the year! These are the designs … Continue reading

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Free Christmas Pattern – Stocking

As of 7 weeks ago, I have a new grandson. Parker Stephen Beam was born 10/24/10, bringing much joy to our entire family. He needed a stocking to go with the ones I made for the rest of his family. … Continue reading

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