Monthly Archives: June 2013

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Quilting Celebrations Fall 2013 Fabric & DVD Giveaway

  Quilting Celebrations Fall 2013 is available in print or as a digital issue! This issue of Quilting Celebrations features 13 fantastic fall quilt projects and quick and easy machine piecing and appliqué techniques. Acorn & Oak Leaves Placemats and Mug Mats Digital Pattern Autumn Splendor Door Topper Digital Pattern Pile o’ Pumpkins Digital Pattern Creepy Kitty Table Topper…

Dove in the Window Quilt Show 2013

Date and location: August 16-18, 2013. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Houlton Higher Education Center, 18 Military Street, Houlton, Maine (MAP) Description: Houlton, Maine’s Friends & Needles Quilt Guild will host its Annual Quilt Show “Dove in the Window.” Doorprizes – Quilt Vendors – Silent…

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Wow, Norma. Wow.

You guys know I love it when fashion and patchwork meet up. I was just in Iowa and Mom told me about a huge, massive fracas back in the ’80s with Ralph Lauren. Apparently, the company bought up a huge number of old, used quilts and cut them all up to use in their clothes.…

Ohio Quilt Spree: Party at the Shops 2013

Date and location: Saturday, July 10, 2013, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.Columbus (Ohio) Metro Area Description: It’s Summer Party Time! Join us for a HUGE “Shop Hop Preview Party at the Shops.” Present your “Friends” Card, or buy one new for $15 and receive your passport, pattern packet, and all shop-hop benefits! Each Fab Five Shop will…

Boise Basin Quilt Show 2013

Date and location: September 28 & 29, 2013, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.Expo Idaho, 5610 N. Glenwood St., Boise, ID (MAP) Description: Hundreds of judged and non-judged quilts; 4 classes taught by Oregon instructor, Marsha McCloskey, who is famous for feathered designs; vendors; demos; raffle quilt; gift garden; historic quilt exhibit; guest guild- Emmett Valley of Plenty.…

Quilt! Carolina September Quilt Tour 2013

Date and location: Sept. 18-22, 2013Raleigh, North Carolina and surrounding area (see description for details) Description: Sixteen shops from the Triangle to the Triad invite you to the September Quilt Tour, the premier quilt tour in the heart of Carolina. Visit the shops for everything you need, plus specials, trunk shows, door prizes & more.…

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Quilting Quickly Summer 2013

Are you a fan of using your precut fabrics? Do you have a fabric stash of precuts but no idea what to use them for? Do you like easy quilts that come together in no time flat? If so, welcome to Quilting Quickly magazine featuring 17 easy quilting projects from Jenny Doan and Missouri Star…

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Quilty July/August 2013

Do you like fresh patchwork, modern quilts, clean lines and simply summer projects that get done fast? If so, the July/August 2013 issue of Quilty magazine is perfect for you! Featuring numerous beginner friendly quilt patterns, expert tips and tricks you need to know now and quick projects that come together in no time, we’re so…

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Boo’s Nursery

Boo’s Nursery baby room quilt patterns featured in Quilty July/August 2013 include baby quilt, curtain, changing pad cover, crib sheet and crib skirt patterns. All patterns come together to create a modern personalized baby room. Baby Boo Size: 46″ x 46″ Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1   Buy This Pattern Designer Profile Kristi Loeffelhoz has worked…

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Paper Boat Regatta

This quilt pattern featured in Quilty July/August is a throw size quilt pattern that features sailboat quilt blocks made from triangle-squares and flippy corner rectangles. Take a boat out on the water in this darling summer confection. Size: 64″ × 84″ 15 (10″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile Kimberly Jolly…

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Farmer’s Market Tote

This tote bag pattern from Quilty July/August 2013 is a reversible laminated tote bag pattern featuring sturdy cloth handles and a convenient front pocket for small items. Size: 12″ × 14″ × 7″ Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile Lisa Stone has been quilting for over twenty-five years. She has been married for…

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Lemonade Stand

This quilt pattern featured in Quilty July/August is a square throw size quilt pattern that features 9 patch quilt blocks arranged in a checkerboard design. Size: 66″ × 66″ 57 (6″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile Heather and Elissa are a mother/ daughter design team from Lethbridge, Alberta. At age…

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Arbor Walk

This quilt pattern from Quilty July/August 2013 is a throw size quilt pattern featuring triangle square units and squares that come together to form a pastel woven trellis. Size: 58½” × 77½” 30 (9” x 11”) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Arbor Walk Quilt Kit Designer Profile Amanda Murphy has been designing…

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It’s a Plus

This modern quilt pattern featured in Quilty July/August is a square throw size quilt pattern featuring tilted plus sign quilt blocks. Chunky blocks and thin lines add up to modern patchwork. Size: 72″ × 72″ 81 (8″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern Designer Profile Brigitte Heitland’s background as a trained interior and…