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100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 21

Happy August everyone! It’s hard to believe summer for us here is 2/3 over. Where does the time go? How’s your 100 Blocks Sampler coming along? All of the quilt blocks in this pattern have come from different issues of Quiltmaker’s … Continue reading

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Exploding Stars

Well, it was that time again—time to design a new block for Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, vol. 9. I was thinking about what might make a fun block, and then all of a sudden it hit me. Exploding Stars is my … Continue reading

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We’re Missing Winners! Check Your E-Mail!

You may know that for each volume of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, we award the actual blocks made by designers to lucky winners who enter the block giveaway contest. We recently completed the Volume 5 contest, but there are five winners … Continue reading

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Cool Tool Giveaway

Kari Carr of New Leaf Stitches is a QM 100 Blocks designer. In Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 5, Kari designed Block #424, Blooming Bias Baskets. Not long ago, Kari sent me a product to try. It’s her Clearly Perfect Angles … Continue reading

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Wool Applique

Last month for our Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, Volume 5 blog tour, I shared my “Some-Bunny” block, made with wool applique. Some of you expressed interest in learning how to do wool applique, so I pulled together a wool applique tutorial … Continue reading

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Quilters, Quilts and Angels

We have a great story to share with you today. It’s longer than our usual posts but I think you’ll find it’s worth the space. You may know that for every volume of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, we have a team … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Volume 5: Facet-nating

Can you believe we’re at Volume 5 of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks? That means we’ve published 500 blocks in these special issues since 2009—wow! From wondering “what if . . .”, 100 Blocks has grown beyond anything we imagined three years … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 5 Giveaways

It’s the final day of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Blog Tour. We’re glad you’re here! Just a few days now until Volume 5, the orange issue, officially appears on newsstands May 8. Please look for it locally. It will also be … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Volume 5: Some-Bunny

I love love LOVE wool applique. If I had to go live on a desert island and had to pick 3 things to take with me, one of those things would be my drawer(s)(dresser)(closet) full of wool applique projects. A … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 4

It’s already Day 4 of the 100 Blocks Blog Tour. Time flies when you’re having fun! Be sure to check your email in case you’re a winner. We’d love to send you a copy of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 5—the … Continue reading

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