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Quilty Baskets Block of the Month

The Quiltmaker team is so excited to announce their new Block of the Month quilt. This quilt, appropriately named Quilty Baskets, is an online only, exclusive block of the month quilt. The materials for this quilted throw will begin to … Continue reading

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QM Rocks the Blocks has arrived!

Twice a year, the staff at Quiltmaker pour their souls into the newest edition of Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks. I am pleased to announce that the time is here to reveal the spring 2015 edition with 19 new, creative quilt designs … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Addicts Use Bonnie Hunter Quilt Blocks

Today I’m excited to announce a new project that fans of Bonnie Hunter and makers of scrap quilts will surely love. You may be familiar with the in-print column Bonnie writes for Quiltmaker’s regular issues called Addicted to Scraps. For … Continue reading

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National Craft Month

March shall no longer be known as the month of spring, Daylight Savings Time or any other nomenclature associated with the third month of the year. From here on out, you may proclaim loudly, “March is National Craft Month!” It … Continue reading

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Meet the new Online Editor for Quiltmaker!

This is the first blog post of many that will come from me, the new Online Editor of Quiltmaker, Rachel Peterson! Not to worry, your favorite faces are still at Quiltmaker including Diane, Carolyn and Paula. They will be making … Continue reading

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Introducing QM Scrap Addicts; Giveaway!

Many of you are familiar with our friend and columnist Bonnie Hunter of quiltville.com. Bonnie has taught at QM’s Block Party, designed a Lazy Sunday mystery quilt for us, submitted many designs to Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, and more. She’s in … Continue reading

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No More Backaches: An Ergonomic Approach to Quilting

Quilting can be an enormously rewarding craft, but it can also take its toll on the body. Long hours of repetitive movements rightfully demand our thoughtfulness and attention. Learn more in our upcoming webinar from presenter and personal trainer Michael … Continue reading

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Meet Deb Strain, Designer Extraordinaire

By Eileen Fowler, QM Associate Editor In Quiltmaker’s November/December ’14 issue, our Inspirations section features adorable owl and snowmen figurines from designer Deb Strain and Blossom Bucket. When I spotted these at International Quilt Market in Pittsburgh last May, it … Continue reading

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Cut It Out! Brother’s Innovation for Applique

We heard a lot of buzz about Brother’s revolutionary ScanNCut at International Quilt Market. This machine can quickly convert patterns, drawings and more into applique fabric patches. The built-in 300 DPI scanner will scan your images, then precisely cut the … Continue reading

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Back to School Party Next Week!

Please make plans to join me for Quiltmaker’s Back to School Party next week. There will be a free quilt pattern in bite-sized morsels, a few tips and tricks for quilters, our team of reader-sewer introductions and a few quilty … Continue reading

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