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Hot Off the Press: McCall’s Quick Quilts April/May 2015!

The April/May 2015 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts is bursting with 13 fast, fresh projects, from wall quilt patterns to queen size quilts. Fun techniques, original designs, cool new fabrics…this issue has it all! Seaside Breeze by Tammy Vonderschmitt, with … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Cross and Crown Baby Quilt

Baby quilts and baby quilt patterns have been on my mind a lot lately, probably because several of my coworkers have recently had happy additions to their families. Every quilter should have a library of cute baby quilt patterns that … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press: McCall’s Quilting March/April 2015!

The 16 fresh-as-spring quilt patterns in the March/April 2015 issue of McCall’s Quilting magazine are ready and waiting for you! Grab your favorite beverage, put up those feet, and let’s dive right in… Traditional quilters will recognize the classic Cross … Continue reading

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Customizing Baby Quilt Patterns

Baby quilts are so very special. In the McCall’s Quilting office, we sometimes refer to baby quilt patterns as the gateway drug…a baby quilt is often the very first quilt someone attempts, and it also often leads to many more, … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press: McCall’s Quick Quilts February/March 2015

What’s pink and green and pretty all over? The cover of the February/March 2015 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts, of course! This spring preview issue is packed with fast, easy quilt patterns that will have you thinking posies, shamrocks, babies, … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press: McCall’s Quilting January/February 2015!

New Year, new quilt patterns! Start 2015 right with all the fresh, inviting quilts featured in the January/February issue of McCall’s Quilting. These designs range from on-trend to classic, miniature to big bed size, and beginner to advanced skill level. … 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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Hot Off the Press: McCall’s Quilting November/December 2014!

Get ready for the holiday quilting season with the November/December 2014 issue of McCall’s Quilting! This issue is packed with Christmas and winter quilt patterns, a spring preview quilt, and wonderful all-season designs for quilting any time of year. There … Continue reading

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Quilts of Honor Needs Your Help

Our guest blogger today is Kate Dorsey of Quilts of Honor, an organization that supports veterans and active duty members of the military by making and distributing quilts for the wounded and those who have served multiple tours of duty. … Continue reading

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Four Days of TOTALLY FREE Quilting and Craft Videos!

Many quilters are also life-long crafters. Whether it’s knitting or crochet, scrapbooking, garment or home dec sewing, or even spinning or weaving, dabbling in more than one craft boosts our creativity and keeps us making beautiful things even when the … Continue reading

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