Author Archives: Kathy

Quilt Design Wall Monday: Can You Solve The Mystery?

Welcome back to Design Wall Monday!  The editors who make McCall’s Quilting,  Quilters Newsletter, and Quiltmaker magazines did some fun stitching this weekend, and we hope you did, too! Here’s what a few of our team members are working on in their … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Cherry Jubilee

Log cabin quilts are among the most beloved of all designs and styles. The versatile Log Cabin quilt block can be set in so many interesting ways and it plays so well with other design elements! Case in point…one of … Continue reading

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Mountain Pass: A Visit with Marlene Oddie

Welcome guest blogger, quilt designer, and author Marlene Oddie of KISSed Quilts! Marlene’s new wall quilt pattern, Mountain Pass, is in the October/November 2016 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts magazine. Read on and don’t miss Marlene’s quilt pattern giveaway at … Continue reading

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Quilt Design Wall Monday: It’s Beginning to Look A Little Like Christmas!

Welcome back to Design Wall Monday!  The editors who make McCall’s Quilting,  Quilters Newsletter, and Quiltmaker magazines work far ahead on their projects, and this weekend that meant some holiday stitching! Here’s what a few of our team members are working on … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Almost Amish Star Blossoms

As a Pennsylvania native, Amish quilts have a special place in my heart. I have many happy memories of seeing Amish quilts hung out on clotheslines, visiting Amish fabric shops, and standing in jaw-dropping awe at Amish bed-turnings, watching quilt … Continue reading

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Color the Boxes: A Visit with Jessie Kurtz

Welcome guest blogger, teacher, and author Jessie Kurtz of Harding Hill Designs! Jessie’s new lap quilt pattern, Color the Boxes, is in the October/November 2016 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts magazine. Read on and don’t miss Jessie’s quilting book giveaway … Continue reading

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Irish Quilt Patterns – FREE!

Every quilt has a story, and the Tales of Ireland free Irish quilt pattern has a saga that’s very special to us here at McCall’s Quilting. When Laura Stone Roberts, one of our editors, discovered she would be going along … Continue reading

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Hot Off The Press: McCall’s Quick Quilts October/November 2016!

The October/November 2016 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts makes creating a custom quilt even easier than ever before! The 13 fast quilt patterns inside this magazine are designed with a need for speed in mind, many featuring precut fabric packs … Continue reading

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Quilt Design Wall Monday: We’re Trying New Things

Welcome back to Design Wall Monday!  The editors who make McCall’s Quilting,  Quilters Newsletter, and Quiltmaker magazines enjoyed their weekend stitching, and we hope you did too! Here’s what a few of our team members are working on in their home sewing … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Field of Flowers

It’s the height of summer here in the northern hemisphere, and fields of flowers are decorating the landscape everywhere. I saw one such field on my travels last weekend, and it brought to mind one of our outstanding free applique … Continue reading

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