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Inklingo: Hexagons with Linda Franz

I’m happy to welcome a guest to Quilty Pleasures today. I’ve used Inklingo and I can tell you it’s wonderful. Read on and enjoy. Inklingo Hexagons by Linda Franz The new issue of Quiltmaker is all about hexagons, so I … Continue reading

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Hexagon Roundup

We’re just one week away from the official debut of Quiltmaker’s May/June issue. Some subscribers may already have found the issue in their mailboxes. With that in mind, we’re starting to build excitement for the theme: Hooked on Hexagons! When … Continue reading

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Block Party Sponsors: Thank You! Giveaway!

We had such a good time last week in Portland during Quiltmaker‘s Block Party. We partnered with a number of industry leaders who provided support and giveaways for those attending. We’re really grateful to all of them. Below are the … Continue reading

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Comfort Quilts

Four days after Christmas a dear friend told me her 2-year-old nephew Sam had just been diagnosed with cancer. My heart went out to Sam and his family knowing the long, uncertain road ahead for all of them. I wanted … Continue reading

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Wool Applique, You Say?

Anyone who knows me, knows that I am a wool applique nerd. Totally and completely. Give me a pile of wool and needle and floss and I’m a happy camper. I have a gigantic stash of wool, and these pictures … Continue reading

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Carol’s Project: Corrected Link

Click here to be taken to the post about Carol’s Scrap Squad project. (There was a mixup on the link in Quilty News, so this takes care of that. We apologize for the inconvenience.)

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A Quilter’s Dilemma—Or Not!

As I do almost every year, I’m working on UFOs this year. I hope to complete 13 in ’13. This idea came from QM Scrap Squad member Marty Dyer-Allison. (The girl also goes for 52 quilts in 52 weeks. Overachiever. … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Jill’s Caribbean Vacation

The QM Scrap Squad is a select group of seven QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue of Quiltmaker and create their own scrappy versions to inspire you. This quilt is found on the cover of the … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Jennifer’s Bella Amore

The QM Scrap Squad is a select group of seven QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue of Quiltmaker and create their own scrappy versions to inspire you. The Scrap Squad recently went to work using the … Continue reading

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An Elf for Yourself + Giveaway

We love Just Another Button Company! From their whimsical buttons. . . to fun pins . . . Kits to make pincushions . . .   and more! We just can’t get enough! If you’re looking for some quilty gifts, … Continue reading

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