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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Trip Around the Rainbow Mini Quilt Pattern

  Miniature quilt patterns are enjoying a major revival right now, and this week’s Friday Freebie is exactly on trend. We’ve adapted Trip Around the Rainbow, designed by Bea Lee, into an adorable 16″ x 19″ mini version, and the … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Scrappity-Do-Dah!

This week’s Friday Freebie has been successfully made by many, many McCall’s Quilting readers. Scrappity-Do-Dah is a super-fun design for using up fabric scraps. It also makes a wonderful group block exchange quilt. Designed by Ann Weber of Gingham Girls, … Continue reading

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DOUBLE Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Brick-a-Brack Lap AND Baby Size Quilt Patterns

    This week we’ve got double the quilting fun with not one, but two free scrap quilt patterns for projects designed by Abigail Dolinger. Aby’s Brick-a-Brack quilt design is a favorite with our readers, and for good reasons. It’s … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Checkered Star Scrappy Lap Quilt Pattern

  Happy Friday, quilters! It’s not often you find a triple-generation quilt. This Checkered Star antique quilt has quite a history. First, Variable Star blocks were pieced about 1900 from indigo prints and muslin. Sometime during the Great Depression, the … Continue reading

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Friday Free Quilt Patterns Are Back: Button Tree Wall Hanging Pattern

Welcome back to our series of Friday Freebies quilt patterns! Today’s freebie is the pattern for this wonderful little wall hanging designed by Terri Dobitz.   Button Tree is beginner-friendly, as cheerful as can be, and a great way to … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie: Top 10 Tips for Brand New Quilters

Are you plugged in to all of the fun, free social media avenues at McCall’s Quilting? We recently asked our Facebook fans to share their top tips for new quilters, and hundreds of your fellow quilters in cyber space responded! … Continue reading

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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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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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