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Quiltmaker Scrap Squad: Julie Huffman’s Asian Quilt

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of readers who make scrappy quilts from the patterns in our regular issues. Their goal is to inspire you to create by using the fabrics you already own! Today’s quilt is the first … Continue reading

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Crafter Spotlight: Sandra

It’s the third installment of our Crafter Spotlight. Each Thursday in March, we are shining the spotlight on individual quilters to celebrate National Craft Month. If you would like to be featured, send an email to quiltmakermag@gmail.com! Today, it’s Sandra’s … Continue reading

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Nancy Mahoney’s Quilt Block Giveaway

I’m pleased to feature Nancy Mahoney today on Quilty Pleasures. It’s likely you’ve heard of Nancy. She’s a prolific designer and quiltmaker, a best-selling author for Martingale, a fabric designer for P&B Textiles (love those Urban Classics), and one of … Continue reading

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QM Tips: Keep Fusible Applique Soft

Garden Waltz is a quilt designed by Nancy Mahoney and patterned in Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Spring ’14 edition. It’s a beautiful quilt with some really eye-catching applique. The large applique patches  can become stiff, though, if you apply … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Nancy Mahoney on Block Party, Giveaway!

Today’s post is written by well-known designer, author and teacher Nancy Mahoney, who blogs here and regularly posts free patterns. Nancy is a QM 100 Blocks designer and joined us recently in Williamsburg as a teacher for Quiltmaker‘s Block Party. … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Volume 5: Star Glow

I’m always drawn to star blocks, so it seemed natural to design a star for Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 5. While doodling on graph paper, I played with the idea of different sized stars in the same block and decided … Continue reading

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It’s a Block Party! You’re Invited

We’ve been so excited to share with you our big news for 2012. Quiltmaker will host its first-ever “Block Party” and you’re invited! This three-day event is based on the popular 100 Blocks issues and features well-known teachers, fun classes, … Continue reading

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