Make Modern | Modern Quilt Magazine | Issue 7

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In Make Modern Issue 7 we've got all of the quilting bases covered - upcycling old jeans, teeny tiny pieced pin cushions, bags and pouches, paper piecing, hearts, rainbows, curved piecing and more. Modern makers this month include Heidi Staples from Fabric Mutt, Amber Johnson from Gigi's Thimble and Molli Sparkles.

  • Vintage Ways Quilt by Amy Garro

  • Leafy Zip Pouch by Emily Lang

  • Sunburst Squares Quilt by Bec Proschogo

  • Through the Prism Mini Quilt by Melissa Dunworth

  • Demin Cathedral Windows Quilt by Lara Motta

  • Colour Boxes Quilt by Sue Abrey

  • Scrappy Star Pincushion by Sonia Spence

  • Love Song Quilt by Jane Kelly

  • Seeing Stars Mini Quilt by Amber Johnson

  • Unlocked Quilt by Kitty Wilkin (cover)

  • Laptop Bag by Lisa Chambers

  • Sunny Disposition Quilt by Barbara Ramirez

  • Kaleidoscope Sampler I by Lori Hartman

  • Sewing with Kids: Butterfly Messenger Bag by Tricia Mathis

Feature Articles 
  • Quilt Inspired Jewellery

  • Quilt Bees & Swap Etiquette

  • Aussie Hero Quilts 

  • Inspiration Everywhere

  • Gallery: Australian Modern Quilt Show 

  • Meet the Maker: Heidi Staples from Fabric Mutt

  • Meet the Maker: Amber Johnson from Gigi's Thimble

  • Meet the Maker: Molli Sparkles

  • Maths + Methods by Alyce Blyth: Alternative Grid Work

  • Domestic Quilting Goddess Melissa Gottliebsen: Free Motion Colouring

  • MQG Profile: Phoenix, Arizona, USA

  • Ask the Makers: What do you watch or listen to while you quilt?

  • Library: All Points Patchwork by Diane Gilleland, Wanderlust Quilts by Amanda Leins, DIY Block Design by Alyce Blyth, and A Bit of Applique by Amy Struckmeyer

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Make Modern is a digital magazine produced in Australia by a small team of passionate modern quilters with creative collaborators from all over the world.

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