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Quilts from the House of Tula Pink: 20 Fabric Projects to Make, Use and Love

Inspired fabrics and designs await you in "Quilts From the House of Tula Pink"!<p>Welcome to the world of cutting-edge fabric designer Tula Pink, where …

Jason Moran's 'Live: Time On The Quilts Of Gee's Bend' Suite On JazzSetWBGO

The Philadelphia Museum of Art recently commissioned Jason Moran to write music in conjunction with its exhibition of quilts made by a remarkable group of African-American women in a small rural community on a bend in the Alabama River.<p>The quilting tradition there dates back to pre-Civil War days, …

Pictures of Quilt Barns in North Carolina

01 of 28<p>Corn and Beans Quilt Barn Block<p>Quilt barn trails are becoming more popular throughout the United States every year. Pennsylvania Dutch hex …

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Try Batiks for This Lovely Patchwork Quilt Block Pattern

01 of 03<p>How to Make Unequal Nine-Patch Quilt Blocks<p>The Unequal Nine Patch quilt block pattern is actually a framed four patch quilt block in disguise.<p>…

Quilt Along Week 7 How to Bind a Quilt

Dude. I must apologize in advance. You are about to encounter an obnoxious number of photos. Bear with me as I'm about to cover trimming and squaring …

Tips and Techniques Explain How to Make a Charm Quilt

Try these techniques to put your leftover scraps of fabric to good use by making a gorgeous charm quilt.<p>What Is a Charm Quilt?<p>Charm quilts are a type …

12" Ohio Star Quilt Block Pattern

How to Make Ohio Star Quilt Blocks<p>Try this Ohio Star quilt block pattern to sew 12" versions of the popular quilt block.<p>The Ohio Star blocks …

How to Care for Handmade Quilts

Quilts are a beautiful addition to any home whether you use them as covers on beds or as art for the walls. This article will address new quilts made …

Reconciliation Quilt: Lucinda Ward Honstain's vision of the Civil War in quilt form

<i>The Vault is</i> <b>Slate</b><i>'s history blog. Like us on</i> <i>Facebook</i><i>, follow us on Twitter</i> <i>@slatevault</i><i>, and find us on</i> <i>Tumblr.</i> <i>Find out more about what this space is</i> …

Sixteen Points Frame Star Quilt Block Pattern

The Sixteen Points Frame star quilt block pattern can be assembled using a controlled color scheme or with your leftover fabrics to make a scrap …

How to Choose Quilting Fabrics for Your Next Project

Use These Simple Tips to Choose Fabrics for Quilts<p>Walking into a quilt shop or shopping for fabrics online can be overwhelming... how do we make …

Easy Rail Fence Bed Quilt Pattern

Rail Fence is an easy quilt pattern that's a cinch to customize. Each quilt block is made up of four segments cut from strip pieced fabrics, making …

Aunt Sukey's Choice Quilt Block Pattern

Aunt Sukey's Choice is a traditional quilt block that can be altered in many ways by your choice of fabrics. Take a look at page 3 to see an …

5 Quilting Rules that Are Meant to Be Broken

01 of 05<p>Bias Binding Strips Are Not Always the Best Choice<p>Bias binding strips are indeed one choice when it's time to make binding for a quilt, but …