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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Stars in My Garden Scrappy Lap Quilt Pattern

After the excitement and expenditures of the holiday season, I find it refreshing to return to the simple pleasure and thriftiness of quilting from my scraps.  As I sort through my scraps, I reminisce about the quilts made and given … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press: America Loves Scrap Quilts Winter 2013/2014

  It’s back and better than ever! Select a pattern from our newest scrap-friendly collection of go-to quilt patterns, and prepare to spend some time immersed in your stash. Our annual collector’s edition of America Loves Scrap Quilts, Winter 2013/2014 … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Graphic Red Bed Quilt Pattern

  Depending on how fast of a quilter you are, it may be a little late to begin a bed quilt for Christmas. However, it may be the perfect time to surround yourself with festive red and white fabrics as … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Lone Star Sampler Wall Hanging Quilt Pattern

Have you made your first Lone Star quilt yet? When senior editor Kathryn Patterson made a block for the how-to photos for Lissa Alexander’s gorgeous large lap quilt patterned in McCall’s Quilting‘s January/February 2014 issue, she turned her block into … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Mill Wheel Lap Quilt Pattern

  As the holiday season is upon us, perhaps you’ve got some favorite Christmas-theme fabrics in your scrap basket that you would enjoy playing with, or maybe you have been inspired by one of the beautiful new collections at your … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press: McCall’s Quilting January/February 2014

  Just one look at Lissa Alexander’s Lone Star Sampler quilt on the cover is inspiration enough to open the issue…wait ’till you see all this issue has to offer! (And speaking of the gorgeous Lone Star Sampler, don’t miss … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press: December/January 2014 Quick Quilts

  So many of us will be making quilts and other handmade goodies for friends and loved ones at this time of year. Will you be looking for a special holiday pattern? If so, you’ve come to the right place!Get … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Urban Neighborhood Bed Quilt Pattern

  Here’s a fast and fun Urban Neighborhood bed quilt pattern, designed by Konda Luckau of Moose on the Porch Quilts as shown below in cool colors. Our free pattern download is for the same quilt, but substitutes warm autumn … Continue reading

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McCall’s – Celebrating Your Stash – Kathy Patterson’s Buttons & Bow Ties

I took a little time today to read some of our Facebook posts and there were quite a few of you that wanted to see our gallery exhibit. Well,  I thought to myself, why not blog about it and share … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Scarlet Stars Lap Quilt Pattern

Here’s a classic pieced beauty, ready for you to get started on today! This intriguing Scarlet Stars lap quilt, adapted from a quilt designed by Sarah Maxwell and Dolores Smith, features a 9″ Star Block in two color arrangements; an … Continue reading

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