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Hot Off The Press: McCall’s Quilting March/April 2016!

If innovation is one of your favorite quilting words, we have just the magazine for you! The 17 fresh quilt patterns in the March/April 2016 issue of McCall’s Quilting are full of fun techniques, unusual twists, and clever tricks to … Continue reading

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House (Quilts) Beautiful

See that house quilt in the background of my photo? It’s what I consider to be the overall best quilt I’ve made so far, The House That Kaffe Built. It first appeared in the May/June 2011 issue of McCall’s Quilting, … Continue reading

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I Love This Quilt! Bursting Star

         “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.” I’ve thought about this a lot lately, and am still trying to decide if I agree. I’ve been quilting for three decades but until I made Bursting Star recently, I had never pieced … Continue reading

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Top Ten Valentine Quilts and Projects

What’s the next major decorating holiday on the calendar? Why, Valentine’s Day, of course! And we have loads of free Valentine quilt patterns and other projects to inspire your decorating and gift giving plans. We’ve also got digital patterns to … Continue reading

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Block of the Month Quilts You’ll Love and More!

I am firm believer in Block of the Month (BOM) quilts. I’d love to conduct a scientific study to see if what I believe is true – that these carefully planned and paced quilt making adventures make it to the … Continue reading

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Vintage Quilt Patterns – FREE!

Antique quilts thrill us with their quality workmanship, gorgeous fabrics, and intriguing stories, but purchasing one in good shape can cost a small fortune. What if you could make an antique-look quilt of your very own for a fraction of … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press: McCall’s Quick Quilts February/March 2016!

Celebrate 20 years of McCall’s Quick Quilts with us in the February/March 2016 issue! This Quick Quilts magazine is packed with quilt patterns for Valentine and early spring stitching, and it’s sure to inspire many beautiful quilts. Which project will … Continue reading

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Fat Quarter Quilt Patterns – FREE!

We quilters LOVE fabric fat quarters. Those 18″ x 20-22″ pieces of fabric are just like candy, tempting us on racks or in coordinated packs at our local quilt shops, fabric stores, and online everywhere. Affordable, easy to handle, perfect … Continue reading

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Hot Off The Press: McCall’s Quilting January/February 2016!

Happy New Year of fabulous quilting, everyone! If you’re ready to create some of your best-ever patchwork quilts, the January/February 2016 issue of McCall’s Quilting magazine is here to help! The 15 fresh quilt patterns inside are sure to inspire … Continue reading

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Applique Quilt Patterns – FREE!

Whether your preferred appliqué technique is fast fusible web or traditional needle-turn (or anything in between!), the 4 free appliqué patterns gathered in our new, inspiring eBook will help you create many memorable quilts. Appliqué divas will love the diversity … Continue reading

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