Tag Archives: Robert Kaufman

It’s Time to Think about Christmas

I know, I know … it’s only August. But if you are going to make a big project for Christmas, you should start thinking and planning now, and I have just the thing for you. Our latest special issue, Best … 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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Scrap Bag: Mark Lipinski recovering, Christmas at a quilt museum, international fabrics, and more

It’s the holiday season but the world of quilting continues apace, and our scrap bag of news and interesting tidbits doth overflow. Award-winning quilt artist and all-around groovy person Victoria Findlay Wolfe fills many roles: author, teacher, designer, as well as … Continue reading

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Serendipity

PLEASE NOTE, THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS DIANE and NANCY! Designing with templates, using gradated fabrics, red and white quilts, quilts from Quilt National, the adventures of making a prizewinning quilt for quilt … 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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Christmas in July fabric round-up part 2

Welcome to part 2 of this Christmas in July look at some of the 2015 winter holiday fabric samples we’ve received here in the office. Click here to read part 1 and see some collections from Northcott, Robert Kaufman Fabrics … Continue reading

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Batiks, Wonderful Batiks

PLEASE NOTE, THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS CAITLYN, CONNIE and K! It seems hard to believe that July is almost over already, but Quilters Newsletter August/September 2015 became available on newsstands and at bookstores … Continue reading

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New fabric collections for Spring/Summer 2015

PLEASE NOTE THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS DIANA and MARGARET! Well, here we are, going into Memorial Day Weekend and the cultural start of summer in the U.S. Meanwhile, I sent my kindergartener … Continue reading

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Best Kids Quilts 2015 Blog Tour Day 5

This Sunday is Mother’s Day, and here at Quilters Newsletter we’d like to wish all mothers, grandmothers, pet mommies, caring aunties and volunteering mentors and teachers a lovely weekend. We were all children once, and we appreciate what all of you … Continue reading

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Make Way for Ducklets — Best Kids Quilts 2015 Blog Tour

Welcome to my stop on the Best Kids Quilts 2015 Blog Tour! As the special issue managing editor for the past couple of years, I always feel a great deal of pride when these issues finally get into the hands … Continue reading

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