Monthly Archives: June 2009

Hail, yes!

Spring weather is always interesting here, but this year it’s pulling out all the stops. I live 8 miles up the canyon from work (at about 7500 feet). The terrain keeps us from having tornadoes in my town, but the … Continue reading

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Double Wedding Ring Quilt Pattern

One of the signature patterns of the Great Depression, this photo shows an example of a Double Wedding Ring Quilt from the family collection of Nancy Ferguson shown in McCall’s Quilting presents Vintage Quilts Annual 1999/2000 issue. The Double Wedding … Continue reading

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It’s groovy, it’s cool, it’s our Baby Boomer Quilter Survey

If you’re a “quilter of a certain age” (Baby Boomer age, that is), we’d love you to take our little survey. You’ll find instructions for getting your copy at: http://www.quiltersvillage.com/mb/viewtopic.php?f=25&t=287159&sid=87b197a06b73b7add15cd9295cb3393c Everyone who returns a completed survey by August 1, 2009 … Continue reading

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Oh. My. Goodness.

It’s always a treat to come to work in the McCall’s Quilting offices, but today was especially nice, thanks to Susan Guzman, our associate editor. She baked a wonderful dessert so it could be photographed as a web bonus (you’ll … Continue reading

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