Tag Archives: scrap quilts

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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QM Scrap Squad: Emily’s Man Quilt

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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My First Quilt

Hello Quilty friends, I am Kelly Eisinger, editorial assistant and newest member of the Quiltmaker team. Here at Quiltmaker I am in charge of taking care of the many ins and outs of our production to keep everything running smoothly. If … Continue reading

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Doing a Mother-Daughter Square Dance

The mother-daughter team of Jo and Kelli Kramer is responsible for Square Dance, a scrappy design that’s great for using up leftovers from other projects. I wanted to know more about the Kramers from Waucoma, Iowa, so I asked, and … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Anne’s Sew Many Scraps!

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of eight QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue and make scrappy versions to inspire you. Today is another of the final projects from the 2013 Scrap Squad. The Scrap Squad quilt from … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Anne’s Spring Meadow Waltz

The Scrap Squad is a small, select group of Quiltmaker readers who make scrappy versions of one quilt from each regular issue. They’re a talented bunch. For the new Sept/Oct issue, we chose a design called Western Waltz for the … Continue reading

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Great Rulers and a Scrappy Quilt Start

I’ve been having some fun with two rulers from Julie Herman at Jaybird Quilts. One is the brand new Sidekick ruler, the other is the Hex N More. Julie taught classes at QM’s Block Party in Portland featuring Hex N … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Anne’s Mandarin Express

Quiltmaker‘s Scrap Squad is a select group of eight QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue and make scrappy versions to inspire you. The featured Scrap Squad quilt in Quiltmaker’s May/June issue is Mandarin Express, below. It … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Gina’s Bright and Sunny Mandarin Express

The Scrap Squad is a select group of eight QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue and make scrappy versions to inspire others. The featured Scrap Squad quilt in Quiltmaker’s May/June issue is Mandarin Express, below. It … Continue reading

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