Author Archives: cbeam

Design Wall Tuesday – Baby Quilts

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! I hope you’re enjoying your summer so far! It was a busy sewing weekend for some of us here at Quiltmaker and McCall’s Quilting. From Content Director, Carolyn Beam: I spent a lot of time in … Continue reading

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Design Wall Tuesday: Quilt Appliqué

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! Three of the editors for Quiltmaker and McCall’s Quilting were busy stitching away this weekend. Erin likes to listen to audiobooks while hand stitching her applique. What’s your favorite thing to do while working on a … Continue reading

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Design Wall Tuesday: Solid Quilt

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! As the temperatures are going up, it gets harder and harder to stay inside and sew (that is until the dog days of summer are upon us!). Working in the garden, long walks or bike rides … Continue reading

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Design Wall Tuesday: Flannel Quilting Fabric

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! I know I’ve been away from my sewing machine lately—it felt good to finally find some time to sew. How about you? Have you been working on any quilty projects? Read more to see what the … Continue reading

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Design Wall Tuesday: Quilt Block Pillows

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! From silk to hand-dyed fabrics and more, our editors have been busy. It’s always fun to try something new or different.

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Design Wall Tuesday: Free Motion Machine Quilting

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! A couple of our editors have been busy either machine quilting or getting ready to machine quilt. Check out what Lori and Mary Kate have been working on.

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Design Wall Tuesday: Machine Embroidery

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! Thanks for stopping by to see what some of our editors from Quiltmaker and McCall’s Quilting have been working on. From Administrative Editor, Deb McDonald: This weekend I decided to do a bit of quick and … Continue reading

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Design Wall Tuesday: Machine Quilting Success!

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! Several of our editors were outside enjoying the nice spring weather and didn’t spend much time in their sewing rooms this week. From Acquisitions Editor, Lori Baker:           I just finished this … Continue reading

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I Love This Quilt! Nutmeg & Cinnamon

Carolyn’s pick for the I Love This Quilt! page, Nutmeg & Cinnamon by Janice Averill, appears in the July/August 2015 issue of McCall’s Quilting. Download the Nutmeg & Cinnamon free quilt pattern here, and read on about Carolyn’s plans to make her version of this lovely quilt! … Continue reading

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Bonnie Hunter’s Wanderlust Course – a Scrap Quilt Pattern Extraordinaire

Have you registered for my Wanderlust Quilt with Bonnie Hunter (Scrap Quilting Basics from Beginning to Binding!) course with Craft U yet?? This is the perfect way to learn techniques, tips and tricks for your scrap quilt patterns and to sew along … Continue reading

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