Category Archives: QM Issues

These posts have to do with a specific edition of Quiltmaker.

Doing a Mother-Daughter Square Dance

The mother-daughter team of Jo and Kelli Kramer is responsible for Square Dance, a scrappy design that’s great for using up leftovers from other projects. I wanted to know more about the Kramers from Waucoma, Iowa, so I asked, and … Continue reading

Posted in QM Issues | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

New Quilts: Pretty, Happy, Scrappy!

Light, bright, airy—and full of fun! The new March/April ’14 issue of Quiltmaker is all of these and more. Let’s look at some highlights. Need an easy baby quilt? Sprinkles fits the bill. This fat-quarter friendly pattern would also be … Continue reading

Posted in QM Issues | Tagged , | 8 Comments

QM Introduces “Fold & Sew” for Precuts

Today’s post is by Peg Spradlin from Cozad, Nebraska. Peg has been sewing for Quiltmaker for a couple of decades and she has a new column in 2014 issues called Fold and Sew. We’re very excited about it and we … Continue reading

Posted in QM Issues, Quilting 101, Scrap Squad | Tagged , , | 18 Comments

Redwork: Love Blooms Here

Lovers of redwork will be happy to know we offer our 2014 series quilt, Love Blooms Here, in scarlet stitches. The quilt was designed by QM Associate Editor Paula Stoddard. Part 1 appears in the Jan/Feb ’14 issue. The quilt … Continue reading

Posted in QM Issues, Scrapbag | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Love Blooms Here: 2014 Series Quilt

It’s always exciting to publish a new series quilt. A lot of thought and planning goes into each one we do. Quiltmaker’s 2014 series quilt is Love Blooms Here, designed and made by Paula Stoddard, one of our Associate Editors. … Continue reading

Posted in QM Issues, Scrapbag | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

A Few of Our Favorite (Quiltmaker) Things in 2013

I thought it was a fitting time to look back at some of our favorite Quiltmaker patterns this year, so I asked QM staff to share what their favorite quilt is from 2013. Carolyn Beam I like the simplicity and versatility of the design in The Right Slice in Quiltmaker Nov/Dec … Continue reading

Posted in QM Issues | Tagged , | 7 Comments

Quiltmaker + Downton Abbey + Andover = Fabulous!

Have you fallen in love with Downton Abbey? This acclaimed British television show set in the early 1900s has taken the world by storm over the past few years and now Andover Fabrics has introduced a licensed fabric inspired by … Continue reading

Posted in QM Issues | Tagged , , , , | 312 Comments

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

Posted in 100 Blocks, QM Issues, Uncategorized | 12 Comments

Quilty Highlights from Sept/Oct ’13

If you’re a subscriber to Quiltmaker, by now you’ve probably received your Sept/Oct issue. If you buy QM on the newsstand, look for it locally—it’s one not to miss. Jo’s Pumpkin Patch graces the cover of the issue, with its … Continue reading

Posted in QM Issues | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Unswerved by Curves

Have you checked out our fun foundation patterns in the July/August ’13 issue? Two of the foundation patterns also have curves: Shayla and Kristy Wolf’s Piccadilly Circle. . . and my Sparkling Bubbles quilt. Do you avoid patterns that call … Continue reading

Posted in QM Issues, Quilting 101, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments