Take a look at the photo of Frosty Flakes, Cheryl Lynch’s elegant winter wall hanging, in the December issue of TQL. That picture was actually taken in August, at the home/studio of TQL photographer Gregory Case and his wife/photo stylist Elena Morera. TQL editor Irene Berry and I were there to try our hand at…Details
UPDATE November 15, 2012: We received a message from Hillary Roberts saying that she has received inquiries from 25 states and Canada about sending relief quilts to New Jersey. The inquiries are coming from quilt guilds, quilt shops, and individuals. The need for warm quilts and blankets is still very great, so if you can…Details
Princess Mirah has been bringing some of the best of Bali batik designed fabrics to us since 1981. Her exquisite fabrics have been featured everywhere from New York fashion catwalks to the homes of discerning quiltmakers. All of Princess Mirah’s fabrics are handmade in Bali using authentic batik methods. Craftsmen use traditional copper stamps, wax,…Details
The Storm at Sea block, also known at one time as Rolling Stone, dates back to the end of the nineteenth century, and its popularity among quilters has never waned. This version, with its undulating flow of harmonious colors, feels more like kind and gentle waves than rough seas. Patches for this quilt can be…Details
Linda J. Hahn & AQS Publishing have been honored with the 2012 Bronze Medal from “Living Now Book Awards” for New York Beauty: Simplified in the Crafts/Collecting/Hobbies category. AQS Chief Operating Officer Richard Louise had the pleasure of presenting the bronze medal to Linda during the International Quilt Market/Houston 2012 held last week. …Details
Halt your search for the darkest, best solid black cotton fabric. We’ve found it for you! Our deep, dark midnight black fabric has been double-dipped, or dyed twice, to get a true jet black color that is as deep as midnight. It is highest-quality 100% cotton fabric with a rich, luxurious hand. Some fabrics pretend to be black, but…Details
The AQS Quilter’s Slide Calculator is a time/stress saver that gives you cutting measurements for squares, diamonds, and rectangles. It also shows you how many pieces you can get from a specific amount of yardage. You can calculate backing yardage and much, much more. It’s the perfect stocking stuffer or gift for your favorite quilter,…Details
Watch as Cindy Ladig shares some of the wonderful details of the quilt that she made for her parents’ fiftieth wedding anniversary. See how she incorporated the entire family into the quilts with “birthstones” and labels.