Category Archives: Scrap Squad

QM’s Scrap Squad is a small, select group of readers who take one pattern from each regular issue and make scrappy versions to inspire you.

Scrap Quilt Ideas: Beth’s Stars in My Crayon Box

By Beth Kerr Helfter So my year of delving into my scrap bins of quilting fabrics on a regular basis is officially over. Cue the sad music. Hahahahahaha, that’s a good one. Never will my scrap diving cease to be … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Ideas: Louisa’s Batik Spinning Stars

By Louisa Robertson My final quilt for Scrap Squad is based on Spinning Stars by Kate Colleran, the cover quilt of Quiltmaker’s Jan/Feb issue. This looks like my kind of quilt—the block has interesting piecing and a strong diagonal line to … Continue reading

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Butterfly Trellis by Margaret Kennedy

By Margaret Kennedy So here we are, with the reveal of my final quilt as a member of QM’s Scrap Squad for 2014. And what a busy year it has been! My quilt, Butterfly Trellis, is based on Silver Lining … Continue reading

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Great Scrap Quilt Ideas: Buff and Tula Pink

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of six readers who make scrappy versions of QM quilts. The purpose is to show you how easily our patterns can be used to create scrap quilts using fabrics already in your stash. … Continue reading

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Great Scrap Quilt Ideas: Beaded Curtain by Margaret Kennedy

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select team of readers who make scrappy versions of QM patterns to inspire you in using your stash. They sew mostly from fabric they have on hand. What could be more fun? Today’s quilt pattern … Continue reading

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Supernatural Snowball Fight: A Halloween Scrap Quilt

Happy Halloween! Today we have a great scrappy Halloween quilt we’re sharing from Beth Helfter, a member of Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad. The Scrap Squad is a select group of six readers who make scrappy versions of QM patterns to inspire … Continue reading

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How to Make a Scrap Quilt: Emily Bailey

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of talented readers who take one pattern from each issue and make scrap quilts to inspire you. Today we continue our posts featuring a quilt from Quiltmaker’s Nov/Dec issue. This is Christmas Ribbons, … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Ideas: Louisa Robertson

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of talented readers who take one pattern from each issue and make scrap quilts to inspire you. Today we begin posts featuring a new Scrap Squad quilt from Quiltmaker’s Nov/Dec issue. This is … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Patterns: Splitz Starz by Nadia Wilson

Six QM readers take one pattern from an issue and make a scrap quilt from it. This team is called the Scrap Squad. Here’s the pattern we’re using from Quiltmaker’s Sept/Oct. issue. Today’s version of the quilt is by Nadia … Continue reading

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How to Make a Scrap Quilt: Scrappy, Scrappier, Scrappiest

Six QM readers take one pattern from an issue and make scrappy versions. This team is called the Scrap Squad. Here’s the pattern we’re using from Quiltmaker Sept/Oct. Today’s featured quilt is by Beth Kerr Helfter, who blogs at Quilting … Continue reading

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