Category Archives: McCall’s Quilting Issues

Tiny House Block

This weekend I was working on a miniature version of a house block I used in a quilt for the June issue of McCall’s Quilting. How cute is this block?!? Finished size is just 2 1/8″ square. The pattern to … Continue reading

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Start our new series quilt.

See the first part in our 6-part series to make this patriotic charmer, America the Beautiful. In addition, you’ll find lots more patterns, an adopt an orphan block article and ideas for planning a block exchange!

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Got Scraps? Get Sewing!

Our latest special issue, Americal Loves Scrap Quilts Winter 2010/2011 is now available. You’ll find 20 stash quilts, 8 easy weekend patterns and a fabulous applique sampler. Just click on the cover above and get one for yourself, or get … Continue reading

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It’s a Mystery

Wow – we have had some amazing submissions to our Mystery Quilt Blocks gallery.  I just wanted to share some from Sharon English of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. Sharon was one of our lucky travelers on the McCall’s Quilting Adventures … Continue reading

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Winter Holidays… in August??

Hello all! It was a strange day last week when the staff of McCall’s quilting gathered in our heavy coats and scarves, draped ourselves in winter quilts and stomped out in the 85 degree sunshine to get our winter holiday … Continue reading

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Here, Kitty-Kitty . . .

Do you love cats?!  There’s a special commraderie among cat lovers that I did not fully understand, until I had one of my own. In our September/October 2009 issue, you’ll find one of the coolest cat quilt designs you’ve ever … Continue reading

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Half Past . . . Brilliant!

There is an incredible amount of talent among our McCall’s Quilting staff!  With our September/October 2009 issue, we’re able to share some of that talent with you, with Sherri Bain Driver’s Half Past Autumn quilt.  Our photographer, Melissa Mahoney, captures … Continue reading

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McCall’s New Mystery Quilt

Have you started on your version of the new McCall’s mystery quilt? We editors have been hard at work on ours, since we have to stay quite a bit ahead of you in order to have photos ready for each … Continue reading

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What’s new at McCall’s?

We’ve just started working on the August issue (yes, it’s only February in real time), and I thought you might like a sneak peek at a quilt that’s scheduled for it. This pretty little thing was designed by Debbie Hobbs, … Continue reading

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