Get ready for the holidays with Quiltmaker‘s Nov/Dec ’17 issue. Find 9 gift ideas from table runners to a tree skirt to lid lifters and more. Quilts in all sizes and styles from modern to traditional and scrappy to a planned color palette are included. Read more about Tricia Patterson’s journey learning to quilt on her domestic sewing machine and continue with ZJ Humbach’s invaluable tips for quilting on a longarm. Count on Quiltmaker for the best quilts with the clearest instructions in the business!
Holiday Festival: Make this quilt scrappy or make it planned, Tricia Patterson’s quilt design can be made entirely with the triangle-square piecing technique. Place finished blocks in different directions to make a unique quilt every time. Perfect for layer cake bundles.
Let’s take a look inside at a few more quilt patterns:
Ginger Tweets: Decorate for some special friends this holiday season with Margie Ullery’s gingerbread birdhouse wall quilt. This charming applique design is embellished with buttons, ribbons and bows for the full holiday effect.
Celebrate! No matter the occasion this table runner, designed by Jen Daly, can come out to celebrate! Easy foundation pieced bows and patches for the boxes create a 20 presents to adorn your table. Kits available.
Modern Twist: We love our issues of 100 Blocks! Carolyn Beam selected a variety of blocks with a modern vibe to create this sleek sampler quilt. This design combines bright solids with 4 blues, black and gray. This quilt is easily adaptable to a variety of color palettes.
True North: This elegant medallion quilt is created with a combination of foundation and traditional piecing. The on-point setting leaves plenty of room to show off some pretty quilting and the quilt is framed with an intriguing pieced border.
Mountain Retreat: Create your own little mountain retreat with Terri Vanden Bosch’s latest camper quilt. This charming camper sits on pieced mountain background. This kit contains all the fabric you need for the quilt top, backing and binding. Kits are available.
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The Quiltmaker Team