New Issue: Quiltmaker July/August ’17

Quiltmaker July/August 2017 |On the cover: Sweet Twisters designed by Denise Russart

Quiltmakers July/August 2017 issuehits newsstands soon, and this issue is sizzling! Seriously, just look at that red-hot cover. Isnt it a beauty? This edition is chock-full of 14 fun new quilt patterns to keep you busy all summer long (and then some).Sew a darling little summer camper, or get a jump start on winter sewing with two different holiday designs. Combine a flowering vine with pieced stars, or try your hand at foundation piecing miniature Flying Geese.We also have coloring pages so you can design your own color palettes and a new Bonnie Hunter block. Plus, continue with managing editor Tricia Pattersons journey into learning to machine quilt on a domestic sewing machine, and learn different methods for loading a quilt on a longarm machine with ZJ Humbach.

Sweet Twisters: The sparkling cover quilt designed by Denise Russart is a great project for batiks or any scraps youve been saving! The wall quilt pattern finishes at 36 x 36, and weve also included an alternate size chart to make a throw, twin or king-size quilt.

Lets take a look inside at a few more of the quilt patterns:

QM1708 GARDEN 450style New Issue: Quiltmaker July/August 17

Garden Path Daisies quilt

Garden Path Daisies:An appliqued flowering vine is the perfect addition to the collection of stars featured on this quilt designed by the team at Bound to Be Quilting. The enchanting and easy-to-make design finishes at 61 x 78. Kits are available.

QM1708 BACK 450flat New Issue: Quiltmaker July/August 17

Back Track quilt pattern

Back Track: Dig into your stash to makethis quick and easy throw quilt designed by Scott Flanagan. The finished size is 70 x 94. For some extra fun, weve also included a pattern for Mini Tracks, a wall-sized version that finishes at 28 1/2 x 37 1/2.

QM1708 CAMPER 450style New Issue: Quiltmaker July/August 17

Happy Camper quilt pattern

Happy Camper: Terri Vanden Bosch brings the magic of campingto this special appliqud wall quilt. Isnt it sweet? It finishes at 16 x 16 and a kit is available.

QM1708 SANTA 450flat New Issue: Quiltmaker July/August 17

Santa Crossing quilt pattern

Santa Crossing: Get a head start on your holiday quilting with this creative quilt designed by Wendy Sheppard.The finished size is 69 x 83. Kits are available! Bonus: Get to know Wendy in our designer spotlight featured with the pattern in this issue.

QM1708 BERRY 450style New Issue: Quiltmaker July/August 17

Berry Mint Starburst quilt pattern

Berry Mint Starburst: This quilt designed by Pam Boswell is bursting with texture! From florals to plaids, Pams fabric choices work perfectly with the design. Itsbased on a singleblock design using only two patchsizes; the blocks are placed indifferent orientations to create aunique overall arrangement. The quilt finishes at 80 x 80.

Browse our online galleryto preview all the quilt patterns included in this issue.

Keep an eye out for the issue at newsstands! Print and digital copies are also available now in our online shop. You can alsosubscribe toQuiltmakerand never miss an issue.

Happy Quilting,
Natalie

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