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Munich in the south of Germany

Jutta and Johann have been working together for over two years setting up the platform for their new independent and international online quilt magazine Quilt around the World ...

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My Year of Design - Free Sample

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(7) Name: 'Quilting : My Year of Design - Free Sample
My Year of Design - Free Sample
My Year of Design - Free Sample
My Year of Design - Free Sample

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Curiosity
  • Willingness to experiment, to challenge yourself and to broaden your horizon as a quilter

Pattern Description:

My Year of Design is a collection of design exercises meant to help you broaden your horizons and break out of your comfort zone. The exercises are part of a series published weekly at www.quilt-around-the-world.com. This free sample contains the introduction plus the tasks for week 1 and 2.
"My Year of Design" is an open project without deadlines, commitments or restrictions. You can start anytime and you decide whether you work on all the suggested projects and exercises or just as you can spare the time. If you would like to see what other quilters have made based on My Year of Design exercises, please go to the MYoD gallery (see link below).
If you like the free sample exercises, you can also purchase exercises published from January through March 2014 here at Craftsy.


  • Sketchbook, ca. DIN A4 or letter format
  • Pens, pencils
  • optional: fabric scraps, sewing machine, needles, thread, scissors

You Will Also Need:

  • Recommended: a binder where you can put all MYoD exercises, your sketches and other supporting material

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