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Scrap Squad: Magic Star Twist by Margaret Kennedy

The Quiltmaker Scrap Squad is a select group of six QM readers who take one pattern from each issue and make scrappy versions of it to inspire others. You can see slideshows of past Scrap Squad projects—great scrap quilt ideas! … Continue reading

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Parade of Homes Freebies

The celebration of our house-themed Sept/Oct issue continues with Quiltmaker’s Parade of Homes: part blog tour, part freebie fest and part designer showcase. This quilting motif called Country Baskets is free for the taking. It would be cute quilted between … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Ideas: Goose Hunt Double Time

The Quiltmaker Scrap Squad is a select group of six QM readers who take one pattern from each issue and make scrappy versions of it to inspire others. You can see slideshows of past Scrap Squad projects—great scrap quilts all! … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilts: Beth Makes “Goose Poop”

The Quiltmaker Scrap Squad is a select group of six QM readers who take one pattern from each issue and make scrappy versions of it to inspire others. You can see slideshows of past Scrap Squad projects—great scrap quilts all! … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Ideas: Emily’s Pup Tents

The Quiltmaker Scrap Squad is a select group of six QM readers who take one pattern from each issue and make scrappy versions of it to inspire others. You can see slideshows of past Scrap Squad projects. The featured design … Continue reading

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Bonnie Hunter Book Giveaway

We have a terrific book up for grabs today on Quilty Pleasures. Bonnie Hunter’s latest and greatest has arrived and it’s superb, as expected. More Adventures with Leaders and Enders is what we’ve come to expect from Bonnie: Tips and … Continue reading

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I’m Sew Happy: Scrap Quilt Block

I’m Sew Happy! I’m sew happy! It’s become my mantra, and it seemed a fitting title for my latest block design for Quiltmaker. Many have designed spools before me, but I haven’t seen thimbles like mine, above. Pieced thimbles are … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Ideas: Charlie Brown’s Happy Dance

Quilts from the Scrap Squad continue today with another scrappy rendition of a design in Quiltmaker’s May/June issue, on newsstands now. To be sure you never miss an issue, subscribe easily. The Quiltmaker Scrap Squad is a select group of … Continue reading

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One Scrappy Story

I finished piecing a 90″ x 90″ scrap quilt last week, and soon it will head off to the quilter. This quilt and I had a love-hate relationship from the get-go. I blogged about its birth in a post called … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: I Carried A Watermelon by Beth Helfter

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of readers who take one predetermined pattern from each issue and make scrappy versions to inspire other readers. We feature a new Scrap Squad quilt almost every week. QM created the Scrap Squad … Continue reading

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