Monthly Archives: November 2017

Free Pattern – Fairy Firefly Wishes

Enter a magical realm of an enchanted forest in this week’s Exclusive eQuilter Free Pattern. Start with this exquisitely detailed central panel, then add layers of Stonehenge textures to frame the digital-printed fantasy scene. This is a quick and easy … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Many Ways to See

Tonight we are marking the passing of Nancy Zieman, who lost her battle with cancer Tuesday. She was a gracious and generous lady…a true icon of our industry. Gone too soon. As you may know, I have recently been to … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Flight of Fancy

The centerpiece of this week’s Free Quilt Pattern is a richly hued and ornately detailed Winged Trio panel, featuring two brilliant butterflies and a sparkling dragonfly. The panel features a tonal, ombre wings background that complements and highlights the shimmering … Continue reading

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A Passion for Color

Hello from Portland Oregon. I am here over the weekend for the International Summit of the Color Marketing Group, sharing my passion for color with other trend forecasters and designers from around the world. This is a working conference, so … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Monet’s Woman with Parasol

This week’s Free Exclusive eQuilter Pattern captures the impressionist brushstrokes of renowned painter Claude Monet. Kaufman’s exceptional Monet collection evokes the bright and vibrant color of Monet’s masterpiece paintings. Monet’s ‘Woman with Parasol’ central panel print is bordered with beautiful … Continue reading

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Love Your Mother – Bernina Contest

Now that Houston Quilt Festival is over, I can announce our Big News: The top prize for our Love Your Mother quilt challenge will be…the brand new model 570 QE BERNINA sewing machine which was just introduced in Houston! BERNINA … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Coffee Common Grounds

In every quilter’s life, comes a time when we need a Coffee Break! This delightful coffee-themed 40″ x 40″ wall-hanging is this week’s Free Quilt Pattern, perfect for your kitchen, or your neighborhood cafe. Start with a panel of Espresso, … Continue reading

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Fall Quilt Market – Part 2

Here are some more collections we ordered at Market, which we think are going to be HOT products when they arrive in the next few months: When Sparks Fly by Libs Elliott Thomas Kinkade Digital Scenics Autumn Leaves & Lilacs … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Space Pets

Enjoy the wonders of space with your ‘Space Pets’ eQuilter Exclusive free pattern, featuring three brave pets exploring the vast space frontier! Two adventurous cats and a courageous dog show us that space exploration isn’t just for humans. Three eQuilter … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Old Trucks Are a Thing

Hello from Houston! Tonight was the IQA award ceremony, and $96K was given away in cash prizes to a very international group of quilters. Part of that was the Group Quilts award sponsored by eQuilter. Congratulations to all the big … Continue reading

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