In This Issue
October 2015, Issue 125
This issue mailed October 6, 2015
Our Free-to-Use pattern in this issue was designed by a special guest, pattern designer Lynette Jensen of Thimbleberries. “Welcome Home” is just the right size at 42” square to be a table topper, wall hanging or generous-size baby quilt.
» FREE-To-Use Patterns
Free-to-use Pattern CD Volume 2
American Quilt Retailer’s FREE-to-Use pattern CD Volume 2 includes 35 of our most popular patterns from Issues 81 through 112 in convenient-to-use PDF format. Each pattern is an individual file, allowing you to print as many copies as you need. You’ll get our wildly popular “Waste Knot,” “The Curated Collection,” “French Bread,” “Holy Snowballs,” and dozens of more great designs.
» Retail Aids
The Answer Book II
The Answer Book II is proving to be as popular as The Answer Book was several years ago! The Answer Book II picks up where Jim’s first book ended. With great answers from American Quilt Retailer’s “Just Ask Jim” columns from issues 78 to 99, you are sure to find Jim’s insight and advice helpful in your retail business. Our industry continues to change and there is no one more knowledgeable about how to stay profitable in this business than Jim Salinas. » Retail Aids
What’s Up With Cotton?
If you are wondering what is behind the increase in the retail prices of your quilting cottons, American Quilt Retailer columnist Jim Salinas helps you understand the situation.
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