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August 16, 2011
Author and AQS QuiltWeek® teacher, Kathryn Schmidt, has a FREE quilt pattern for you this week. Kathy’s pattern is called “Disorderly Conduct” and can be made with just six fat quarters. You’ll have fun making this quilt using some of the concepts from her book Rule-Breaking Quilts. Click here to download your free pattern.
Just as there are three different spellings for calico, the word can have an entirely different meaning,  depending on where you live. In the United States  calicoes are generally small, closely packed prints, while in Great Britain a calico is a plain, inexpensive muslin. The unassuming calico print has become synonymous with quilting and has...