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Scrap Bag: CBS spotlights heavy metal quilter, valuing a quilter’s work, quilts come home, and more

A round-up of quilt news for the week ending December 2, 2016. Continue reading

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Quilt as Desired? Oh Dear!

I’m the person who made this quilt. So I get have to decide how to quilt it. “Quilt as desired.” Sometimes that phrase makes me a little nervous. I had a wonderful four days off for Thanksgiving. I had a … Continue reading

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Have Yourself a Merry Little Quiltmas

Yes, you read that right: Merry Quiltmas! I know, as I described myself in last week’s Scrap Bag blog post, I’m typically a grouchy Grinch who doesn’t even want to talk about Christmas until the day after Thanksgiving. This year, … Continue reading

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Free Quilt Pattern: Waterfall

As a member of the larger quilting editorial team here in our office in Golden, Colorado, I’ve been contributing to McCall’s Quilting and McCall’s Quick Quilts. For the September/October 2016 issue of McCall’s Quilting, I was assigned the “I Love This Quilt!” regular … Continue reading

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Scrap Bag: vintage sewing machine documentary, call for repro quilts, Faith Ringgold interview, and more

Happy Friday! Who’s ready to do some stitching this weekend? I know I am, but since I can’t get started until after my girls go to bed this evening, I’ll content myself with some quilty news items for now. Won’t … Continue reading

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Bee Creative

PLEASE NOTE, THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS DEBRAKAY! Happy springtime for those of us in the northern hemisphere! It’s blizzarding around the Quilters Newsletter office right now, but it got up to 69 … Continue reading

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Seen at QuiltCon 2016

Happy Friday, everyone! This has been a short week for me in the office as I just returned from Los Angeles where I was taking care of some family business. But while I was there I managed to work in a … Continue reading

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The 72-Hour Quilt

Last week I made a quilt, from cutting the fabric to finishing the binding, in less than 72 hours. I mean a real, honest-to-goodness, large-enough-to-almost-cover-an-adult-human quilt, not a doll quilt (although there are doll quilts I’ve made that took me … Continue reading

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Chic Neutrals and Haiku

PLEASE NOTE, THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS LINDA and STEPHANIE! October, as a month, has a lot going for it here in the northern hemisphere between the fall decorating of turning leaves, gourds, … Continue reading

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Jolene and Canyon

PLEASE NOTE, THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANKS TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS KATHIE AND DEB! IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR THE CURRENT GIVEAWAY FOR THE WEEK OF WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 14 THROUGH SUNDAY OCTOBER 18, CLICK HERE! As the weather has … Continue reading

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