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From the Bookshelf: Quilt with Tula & Angela

Quilt with Tula & Angela: A start-to-finish guide to piecing and quilting using color and shape. Reviewed by: Tricia Patterson, Managing Editor, Quiltmaker, McCall’s Quilting and Quick Quilts I love books. And, I love books about quilting the most. Sometimes … Continue reading

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T-Shirt Quilts: Pieces from the past and the comfort of home.

Send your kids to college with pieces from the past and the comfort of home; make a T-shirt quilt!  by Tricia Patterson, Quiltmaker Managing Editor For several months now I’ve been seizing free time to diligently go through all our … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s Patch Pals Collection

Turn simple squares into adorable little quilts! This whimsical collection features a fun and diverse group of beginner friendly pieced animals. The Patch Pals series quilts are all the same size (40 1/4″ x 50 3/4″), with interchangeable borders that … Continue reading

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New Issue: Quiltmaker September/October ‘17

Get ready for some serious fall sewing, Quiltmaker’s September/October ’17 issue hits newsstands this coming week! Learn something new, such as curved or string piecing, while making thrilling Halloween designs. Are you looking for a creative and improvisational project but … Continue reading

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A Little Time with Jemima Flendt About Weekend Quilting

From the pen of… Jemima Flendt Author of Weekend Quilting, Presenter of the Craft U Course “Foundation Paper Piecing Made Easy with Jemima Flendt” I began quilting when I was 16 years old. My mum made a lot of the … Continue reading

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Two New Block of the Month Quilts!

There’s so much to love about Block of the Month quilts. First there’s the anticipation of receiving a fun monthly shipment in the mail; then there’s the excitement when your “quilt mail” arrives! And of course, there’s the pleasure of … Continue reading

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Wishful Healing Hearts

By Tricia Patterson, Associate Editor, Quiltmaker and McCall’s Quilting I have a very special quilt to share with you. I’m calling it Wishful Healing Hearts and I made it for my youngest sister. Janet was diagnosed with a rare form … Continue reading

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Sew Long!

After more than 11 years, tomorrow is my last day with Quiltmaker. It was my privilege to be the public voice of Quiltmaker for a number of years, so I wanted to take a few minutes to say good-bye to … Continue reading

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Two Birds, One Stone: Ovarian Cancer Swap & Giveaway

By Diane Harris Associate Editor, Quiltmaker     When my daughter worked for a non-profit providing services to families battling childhood cancer, she kept a chart like this above her desk. It was an ever-present reminder that awareness and research … Continue reading

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5 Quick Baby Quilts

When you’re looking for a sweet gift for a new bundle of joy, you can’t go wrong with a handmade baby quilt. But sometimes, there just isn’t time for all the planning that goes into making the perfect quilt: finding … Continue reading

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