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QM Bitty Blocks: I Heart This One!

It’s time for another QM Bitty Block! The passing of time can be a strange thing. In a way, it feels like forever until each new Bitty Block is released. But in another way, the months seem to fly by. … Continue reading

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New Year’s Mystery Part 7

Things are starting to come together now in Quiltmaker’s New Year’s Mystery quilt, Auld Lang Stitches. This project made me wonder what “Auld Lang Syne” actually means. Turns out that a great Scottish songwriter named Robert Burns wrote the poem … Continue reading

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New Year’s Mystery Quilt: Part 3

Today I have the third step in QM’s New Year’s Mystery Quilt called Auld Lang Stitches. Cutting: White Tone-on-Tone 96 squares (B) 2″ x 2″ Sewing: Round up the unit 1′s and unit 3′s you set aside earlier. Sew 2 … Continue reading

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Fast Quilts for Fall and Halloween

If you’re looking for some autumn inspiration, today I’ve gathered up some fall quilt projects to consider. Several are quick quilts that can be made from scraps, and some are free. Try something different—make stitched leaves! Find complete instructions on … Continue reading

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Craft Daily: A Free Weekend!

Quilting is my first love, but it’s not my only creative pursuit. I enjoy making scrapbooks, knitting, mixed media, art journaling and gardening. I think most creative people have multiple interests. A resource I turn to often for its diversity … Continue reading

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Back to School Party: Day 5 and Giveaway!

I’m so happy you’ve joined me this week for Quiltmaker’s Back to School Party. Thank you for being here! This is Day 5 and Part 5 of Playground, the Back to School quilt designed by Denise Russart. If you missed … Continue reading

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Introducing Jeannie Rasmussen: A Back to School Sewer

Several months ago, we announced on Facebook that we were looking for QM readers to work on a one-time project for us. It’s been my pleasure to work with the nine women we selected as the Back to School Sewing … Continue reading

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Introducing Lavonna Z-W-B: A Back to School Sewer

Several months ago, we announced on Facebook that we were looking for QM readers to work on a one-time project for us. It’s been my pleasure to work with the nine women we selected as the Back to School Sewing … Continue reading

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Back to School Party: Part 1 and Giveaway!

Welcome to Day 1 of Quiltmaker’s Back to School Party! I’m really glad you’re here. Every day this week will be full of fun! A free quilt pattern (sew along with us!), tips and techniques, freebies, giveaways, fabric sponsors and … Continue reading

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Free Pattern: Up Up & Away

I was treated to a wonderful rendition of QM’s 2012 Project Linus quilt during a meeting last week of Prairie Pioneer Quilters Guild in Grand Island, Nebraska. A gal named Roberta Seaman was kind enough to bring her Up, Up … Continue reading

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