Category Archives: Books

October 22, 2014

Bobbins’ Bargains – and Friendship — Spans an Ocean

This week, Mrs. Bobbins is paying tribute to the strong bonds that quilting creates. 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 Continue Reading

October 22, 2014


By Donna di Natale The countdown has begun, and the excitement is building. International Quilt Market is the country’s only wholesale tradeshow for the quilting industry. It happens twice a year, in the spring and fall. It is not open to the public. Shop owners from all over the world attend market to order new Continue Reading

October 22, 2014

Meet Our Authors!

International Quilt Market is this weekend in Houston, so it’s time to start thinking about the events you just can’t miss. We hope our Schoolhouse sessions and books signings make your list! Here’s the schedule for our Schoolhouse sessions, Friday, Oct. 24: Heather Willms and Elissa Willms, The Little Things in Life: Quilted Projects to Continue Reading

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October 21, 2014

Warehouse-on-Wheels Sale: Nebraska

The Cornhusker State is the next stop for our popular  traveling book sale! Kansas City Star Quilts is working with five Nebraska shops to bring you great prices on 30 beautiful books during the sale, which runs through Nov. 2.  During this special sale, books will be as much as 75 percent off, with prices Continue Reading

October 19, 2014

Block 10 Free Download!

Here is the 10th block in Kansas City Star Quilts’ 2014 block-of-the-month project, a tribute to those who served in World War I. This block is called Dove in the Window. Where Poppies Grow … Remembering Almo commemorates the Great War, which started a century ago, in July 1914. Denniele O’Kell Bohannon of Louanna Mary Continue Reading