Monthly Archives: August 2011

Wedding Colors Spark A Quilting Project 5

Wedding Placemat 1 Wedding Placemat 2 Wedding Placemat 3 Wedding Placemat 4 Wedding Placemat 5 Wedding Placemat 6/final Here is a photo I took of the finished placemats on a little snack table about the size that fits on their … Continue reading

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Win Moda Cosmo Cricket Fabric!

The October/November 2011 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts features a very cool cover quilt by Emily Bailey, made with fabrics from the Circa 1934 collection by Cosmo Cricket for Moda. To celebrate, we’re giving away this wonderful pack of fabrics … Continue reading

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Approaching Autumn

Autumn is my favorite season here in Colorado. As the intense heat begins to simmer  down, my family and I enjoy the harvest of tomatoes, peppers and summer squash from our backyard garden. Soon it will be time to bring … Continue reading

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5 Quilters Win Moda Charm Packs!

In our August 2, 2011 McQ News eNewsletter, we announced a contest open only to McQ News subscribers. Five winners were randomly chosen today and have each won a Moda Nature’s Chorus charm pack of 40 squares. We would like … Continue reading

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Wedding Colors Spark A Quilting Project 4

Wedding Placemat 1 Wedding Placemat 2 Wedding Placemat 3 Wedding Placemat 4 Wedding Placemat 5 Wedding Placemat 6/final The fourth placemat I’m calling The Wave begins like this. I sewed wide strips of fabric in Annie’s wedding color scheme to … Continue reading

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Free Fabric for 20 Years!

I thought that might get your attention—it certainly got mine! This sweepstakes is absolutely free to enter, and you can enter one time every day through January 31, 2012. There will be one Grand Prize winner who gets to select … Continue reading

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At Home with McCall’s Quilting – Contest Winners

    In our spring, 2011 special issue, America Quilts for the Home, we announced a contest for a random drawing, with each photo posted to our online group gallery at Quilters Club of America counting as an entry. Congratulations … Continue reading

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Wedding Colors Spark A Quilting Project 3

Wedding Placemat 1 Wedding Placemat 2 Wedding Placemat 3 Wedding Placemat 4 Wedding Placemat 5 Wedding Placemat 6/final   Placemat number three begins. I’m calling it The Wave and like that it is a looser design involving appliqué with less … Continue reading

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Here it is!

Follow along! Click here for all of Laura’s Ireland Quilt Blog posts Click here for all Ireland Block of the Month patterns Join our Ireland Block of the Month group on Quilters Club of America My plan Block 1, sketched … Continue reading

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