Category Archives: Contests

Quilt The Blues Quilt Challenge – It’s ON!

Whether it’s quilting shows, contests, exhibits, or challenges, entering a quilt for judging and public display is a rite of passage for many quilters. It takes a bit of confidence and usually more than a bit of determination. But for … Continue reading

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Win Fabric For Life From Keepsake Quilting!

What will you do with your share of over $15,000 in fabric and other amazing prizes? The 2016 Keepsake Quilting “Fabric for Life” contest is now under way, and you can enter every day through December 31 to improve your … Continue reading

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Crafters’ Blog Hop: Free Quilt Pattern PLUS Prizes!

On this last day of March, we’re celebrating the final day of #NationalCraftMonth as well as the last stop on the F+W Crafters’ Blog Hop. We’ve even got a fun prize giveaway at the bottom of this page. Saving the … Continue reading

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Crafters’ Blog Hop: Quilts and SEW Much More!

Many quilters have the same guilty (as opposed to quilty) little secret. Although they may be loyal members of their guilds, and shop for fabric regularly at their LQS or online, and decorate their homes and those of their loved … Continue reading

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Be Creative! Quilt Challenge Begins

Do you like a challenge? Especially a quilting challenge? If so, you’re going to love the news I have for you today. Now through November 1, 2015, McCall’s Quilting and our sister magazines Quilters Newsletter and Quiltmaker are sponsoring what … Continue reading

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Quilting LIVE! Surprises – Come See Us in Atlanta!

Things are getting really exciting in the McCall’s Quilting offices as we prepare for the first Quilting LIVE! event in Atlanta September 11-13. Content director Susan Guzman and assistant editor Erin Russek will both be there throughout the event, teaching … Continue reading

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Facebook 150,000 Fans Milestone: ENTER TO WIN FABRIC

Join us for a Facebook milestone celebration: when we reach 150,000 fans on the McCall’s Quilting Facebook page, we’ll give away this absolutely scrumptious 40-fat-quarter bundle of Rambling Rose by Sandy Gervais for Moda! (That’s 10 yards of fabric!) This … Continue reading

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Win Moda Cosmo Cricket Fabric!

The October/November 2011 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts features a very cool cover quilt by Emily Bailey, made with fabrics from the Circa 1934 collection by Cosmo Cricket for Moda. To celebrate, we’re giving away this wonderful pack of fabrics … Continue reading

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Meet Our 2011 Quilt Design Star™ Finalists

Our 20 finalists are hard at work on their Challenge 1 quilt tops. We’ve added bio pages for each of them to our website, and they’ve certainly got some interesting quilting stories and inspiring photos! Click here to read them … Continue reading

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Twenty Questions

Twenty finalists, twenty quilters all asking themselves the same question…”What should my Challenge 1 quilt look like?” The public has spoken, and our Quilt Design Star™ judges have approved a record 20 finalists for this year’s competition. Challenge 1 assignments … Continue reading

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