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QM Staff Inventory: I love Scrappy

When I thought about my quilting style and what it is, my first thought was traditional. Most of the quilts I design and sew are based on traditional blocks. As I went back and looked at my quilts, I realized … Continue reading

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QM Staff Inventory: I Love Bright… and Modern… and…

geometric and… Okay, I’ll stop there. I really am drawn to a wide variety of designs, although I don’t think I’ll ever be accused of being a traditional quilter. While I have a great appreciation for traditional designs, it’s just … Continue reading

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QM Staff Inventory: I Love Tradition–with a Twist

It was the first day of first grade and I was ready. I had my Big Chief writing tablet and a pristine box of 16 beautiful Crayola crayons. I could hardly wait to break it open. As we were given … Continue reading

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My First Quilt

Hello Quilty friends, I am Kelly Eisinger, editorial assistant and newest member of the Quiltmaker team. Here at Quiltmaker I am in charge of taking care of the many ins and outs of our production to keep everything running smoothly. If … Continue reading

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Free Placemat Patterns: Happy Holidays!

Several years ago we partnered with fabric companies and wrote a pattern for placemats with holiday themes of bells, mittens and stars. We used fabrics from Westminster Fibers, FreeSpirit and Maywood Studio. The complimentary patterns were very popular on our … 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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QM Scrap Squad: Anne Wiens and Star Search

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of eight QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue and make scrappy versions to inspire you. This is the current issue of Quiltmaker, dated Nov/Dec ’13.   The Scrap Squad quilt for … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt 2013 Sponsor: Robert Kaufman Fabrics

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt! Today’s featured sponsor is Robert Kaufman Fabrics. What’s New at Robert Kaufman Fabrics Measurements: There’s an App for That Robert Kaufman Fabrics and Quilter’s Paradise have joined forces to bring you a collection of eight … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt Sponsor: Quilting by the Bay

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt! Today’s featured sponsor is Quilting by the Bay. Quilting By the Bay Quilting by the Bay inspires their customers to try new projects and techniques with an abundance of fabric selections (around 4000 bolts of … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunt 2013 Sponsor: P&B Textiles

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s Treasure Hunt! Today’s featured sponsor is P&B Textiles. Fresh Prints from P&B Textiles Festive Florals Always Blooming by Susy Pilgrim Waters is a bright, dynamic large-scale collection featuring a landscape panel that runs selvage to selvage. It’s … Continue reading

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