Monthly Archives: October 2014

Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Lodge Getaway Christmas Lap Quilt

Cozy…comfy…cuddly…Christmas-y! All words to describe this week’s Friday FREEbie, the Lodge Getaway Christmas lap quilt pattern. The larger original quilt designed by Sarah Maxwell and Dolores Smith of Homestead Hearth was made with Kansas Troubles fabrics by Moda and had … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Blueberry Ice

A reader asked recently if McCall’s Quilting has any free quilt patterns for a blue and white bed size design. I’m happy to answer yes, yes we do! This week’s Friday FREEbie quilt pattern is the queen size version of … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press: McCall’s Quick Quilts December/January 2015!

Handmade with love. What a special and touching thing to be able to write on a gift card. It’s one of the primary reasons quilters quilt…to give gifts made with love. And the December/January 2015 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts … Continue reading

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Did Halloween Sneak Up On You? Here’s Help!

Overheard from a breathless quilter at a recent guild meeting: “It seems like it was just Labor Day and I turned around and suddenly it was fall and now Halloween is right around the corner and I haven’t even started … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Pattern: Scrappy Pinwheel

Scrappy quilts are the best quilts, don’t you think? Every patch tells a story, and no two scrap quilts are ever alike, even when made from the same pattern. If you’d like to turn your scraps into a classic vintage … Continue reading

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Will We See You in Houston?

A pilgrimage to the International Quilt Festival held in Houston every fall is on many quilters’ bucket lists. Are you one of the lucky ones with plans to attend this year? Our new Content Director, Susan Guzman, will be there … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: American Dreamer

Here at McCall’s Quilting, we just can’t get enough red, white, and blue quilts. Every American home should have at least one, don’t you think? This week’s free quilt pattern was designed by Marcie Patch and it’s striking with its … Continue reading

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Five Days, Five HUNDRED+ Free Crafting Videos!

Quilters, I have such a special treat to tell you about today. From October 9 through 13, is having a risk-free trial period and you can watch any of their 500+ quilting and crafting videos entirely free. You read … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Tropical Breeze

This scrappy star quilt pattern is so pretty we’ve actually published it twice, in two different fabrications. It was designed by Toby Preston and first made in a vivid, bright colorway, and remade by Tricia Camp 8 years later in … Continue reading

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