Tag Archives: jan/feb ’12

Recent Holiday Quilts: Countdown Continues, Day 5

Quiltmaker’s Countdown to Christmas continues! Today we’re featuring a virtual Show & Tell of Christmas or holiday quilts we have published in the past few years. Each image is linked to our shop site where that issue may be purchased, … Continue reading

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Red Plus Aqua = Fresh, Warm and Cool!

Red and aqua is a totally cool color combination right now. Martha Stewart thinks so.   And I had no trouble find a red and aqua Christmas card, above.     There’s a whole flickr group devoted to red and … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Hip to Be Square by Donna Amos

QM’s Scrap Squad is a team of eight select readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue of Quiltmaker and create scrappy versions. Those quilts are revealed on Quilty Pleasures one by one while that issue is available. For … Continue reading

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Check It Out: Posts from QM Jan/Feb Designers

The Jan/Feb issue of Quiltmaker features several young designers whose work exhibits the “modern” quilt aesthetic. Faith Jones lives in Lisle, Illinois and wrote about her Prism quilt recently on her blog, Fresh Lemons. I think you’ll enjoy her post. … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Hip to Be Square #1; Giveaway

QM’s Scrap Squad recently made scrappy versions of Hip to Be Square from the Jan/Feb ’12 issue of Quiltmaker. In the coming weeks we’ll show you those quilts here. Below is the quilt as it was featured in the issue. … Continue reading

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Jan/Feb ’12: QM Turns 30 Block Challenge

It’s a block challenge! In conjunction with Quiltmaker’s 30th anniversary in 2012, we invite you to use our free pattern to make an updated version of Sweethearts’ Chain. Sweethearts’ Chain from Fall/Winter ’85 Designed by Christine N. Brown, the current … Continue reading

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