Category Archives: Contests

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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Ask Us a Question…And Win!

    We’re looking for some fun questions for the McCall’s Quilting staff to answer on our McQ & A page. Generally, these are opinion-type questions, as opposed to questions about specific patterns, etc. Post potential McQ & A questions … Continue reading

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Simply Wonderful Spring Market!

Wow! Sherri and I just got back from Spring International Quilt Market in Salt Lake City. It was fabulous! Here’s a photo of our new book, Red, White, and Sometimes Blue from Martingale. Wasn’t it displayed beautifully? It’s full of … Continue reading

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McCall’s Sneak Peek

  It just went off to the printer today, so you won’t see it on newsstands or in your mailbox until mid to late May, but we can’t wait to show you this gorgeous cover, with quilt by Ann Weber … Continue reading

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McCall’s Quilt Design Star™

  It’s so exciting to be on this side of the contest.  As we accept new entries, each person will be receiving a charm pack of fabric.  When I write each name on an envelope, I know that  this packet … Continue reading

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Just 10 Days Left to Enter!

That’s right, you have just 10 days left to enter the 2011 Quilt Design Star contest,  and just for entering, you’ll receive a free download of our Designer’s Guide, and a Charm Pack! Visit our Quilt Design Star™ web page … Continue reading

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Quilt Design Star™ Entry = Free Charm Pack!

Enter to become a finalist! Our 2011 Quilt Design Star™ contest is up and running, and we want to see your original quilt designs! Whether you’ve just created your first original quilt, or you’ve made a hundred original quilts, you … Continue reading

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Win Fabulous Fabric!

Today is the first day of our Facebook fabric contest. Just post a message on our Facebook fan page anytime from now through May 31 to be entered for a chance to win this fabulous fat quarter pack from Moda’s … Continue reading

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Become a Quilt Design Star™

You, too, could become the next Quilt Design Star™. From March 15 through May 1, 2011, we are asking all of you budding designers to enter the contest by uploading a picture of your quilt and answering some basic questions … Continue reading

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Quilt Design Star™ Prize Package Giveaway Winner

Congratulations, Dorothy Copeland of Bakersfield, CA! Dorothy has won a fabulous prize package including items similar to those given to our Quilt Design Star™ finalists. Watch our newsletter for giveaways. McQ News is distributed every 2 weeks, and every issue … Continue reading

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