Eleven top quilt shops and eleven exclusive projects. You'll find it all in the Fall/Winter 2011 issue of Quilt Sampler. Pick up the magazine at your local quilt shop, on newsstands, or online.


Dyersville, Iowa

Cottonwood Heights, Utah

Mechanicsville, Virginia

McKinney, Texas

Vashon, Washington

North Fort Myers, Florida

Oswego, Illinois

Brainerd, Minnesota

Goldsboro, North Carolina

Kanata, Ontario

Lee's Summit, Missouri


spice medley

Mix an array of richly colored fabrics to create a checkerboard star throw.

cut flowers

Showcase bold, fussy-cut blooms in colorful Snowball blocks.

petal patch

Combine appliquéd daisies and scrappy patchwork in an easy quilt.

dutch beauty

Highlight a panel by surrounding it with hexagons and a patterned border.

shades of fall

Piece a medallion-style throw in autumn hues to honor the change of seasons.

a new spin

Place identical segments around center squares and watch whirling stars emerge.

scattered stars

Arrange pinwheels and star blocks in a precise pattern that seems random.

over & under

Weave red strips through a bevy of scrappy squares for a colorful throw.

sweet baby blues

Set blue-and-cream blocks on point to make a crib-size quilt.

urban cabins

Give the traditional Log Cabin block a modern vibe with solids and stripes.

extra, extra!

Unite triangle-squares and appliquéd wool pumpkins on a fall table runner.