13 Free Scrap Quilt Patterns For Your Next Project

Every quilter knows that leftover pieces of fabric are inevitable.

While some people throw these scraps away, others are quite conscientious and look to make something from their scraps.

However, scrap quilting is not a new concept.

Looking back to the Victorian age, we find that the production of crazy quilts by upper-class women was a way for them to show off their wealth and knowledge of stitching.

The fabrics used were often brocades, silks, and chintz.

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9 Of The Best Ways To Make More Time For Quilting

woman measuring quilt patches make time for quilting

One of the main reasons that people don't quilt is simply because they can't find the time.

It feels time-consuming to set up for a quilting session, get into your groove, and then have to clean up.

With so many things crammed into our schedules, it can be really difficult to find enough free time to just sit down and focus on your creativity. If you can relate to this challenge, read on to learn some tips to make more time for quilting.

There are benefits to quilting that go beyond the final product that make it really worth your time. Quilting used to be done for purely practical reasons, but now studies have shown that not only is quilting great for relieving depression and stress, but it is also an effective form of exercise for your brain.

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The 12 Best Quilting Magazines

The quilting world is vast, yet basic, a collection of creative people who express their individuality, talent, and personal art in unique ways.

People who love to quilt like to read about the ever-changing landscape of quilting.

We are especially interested in new and old fabric collections, and we like to stay current when it comes to the products and services that give quilting its character, attractiveness, and down-home flair.

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Announcing Our New Quilting Blog

We are excited to announce the launch of our new blog, Quiltdom.com.

Our staff will publish regular posts on all things quilting, giving you access to hundreds of helpful ideas and techniques on a range of your favorite quilting topics. At Quiltdom.com, you'll enjoy quilting tutorials, quilting reviews, info on the best quilting supplies, and news from around the web on the latest quilting trends and information.

You can also shop for beautiful new quilting fabrics, block patterns, notions, and gifts for your favorite quilter.

Quiltdom.com is already getting attention and interest, with the number of followers on Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram reaching over 5000 followers (as of 11/25/2017). We hope you will join us and share your questions and needs related to quilting so we can continue to provide exactly what you want.

We are headquartered in Asheville, NC,  and we have big plans for quiltdom.com to be one of the leading quilting blogs in U.S.

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