Category Archives: Books

July 24, 2014

Bobbins’ Bargains heads west

This week, Mrs. Bobbins is hitching up the wagon and crossing the frontier. She is always one to find a good deal out there in the quilt world. Now she brings her amazing talents to you … with her weekly Bobbins’ Bargains! Every Thursday, Mrs. Bobbins will select one of our books and offer it Continue Reading

July 15, 2014

Texas Shop Owner Q&A: Rose Ann Cook, Quilter’s Emporium

To celebrate our Warehouse-On-Wheels sale in Texas, we’re talking with the participating shop owners to find out how they got started, why their shops are special and what changes they’ve seen in quilting. Our special sale at seven quilt shops in the Houston, Austin and the Dallas-Fort Worth areas — with books as much as Continue Reading

July 8, 2014

Our Warehouse-On-Wheels Sale Coming to Texas!

If you’re in Texas in the next couple of weeks, be sure to look for our special sale at seven quilt shops in Houston, Austin and the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Kansas City Star Quilts is working with the shops to bring you great prices on 33 beautiful books during our Warehouse-On-Wheels sale July 14 to Continue Reading

June 18, 2014

Quilt Books as Teaching Tools

By Donna di Natale Do you home-school your children? Or teach groups of home-schooled children? Are you a Scout leader looking for some new ideas for teaching? Or are you looking for ways to share your love of quilting with children or adults while teaching them a bit of history? Look no further than your Continue Reading

May 28, 2014

In Remembrance

By Donna di Natale This week, we celebrated Memorial Day, a day that has special meaning in my family. Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, started after the Civil War as a day to honor the Union and Confederate soldiers who died in the war. Gen. John Logan, national commander of the Grand Army of Continue Reading