I manage the Designer Downloads on the website. What a great thrill it was to get the Designer Download program up and running. It is great to work with so many talented designers. I love the continual inspiration I get from the creative people I work with, now if I could just find the time to get to that stack of quilting projects awaiting me…

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    Interested in submitting a pattern to our Designer Download program?

    Hey, have you seen the new Designer Download that went up on the website yesterday? Click here for a refresher. There are some pretty great ones.  We are also working on getting more designer download patterns available for Kit Builder.  What fun that will be!  I know I can’t wait.  Are you interested in submitting a pattern?  Email your patterns in a low-res PDF format to  I also need some ideas of what ...

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    NEW Designer Downloads by Connecting Threads

    I am proud to introduce the NEW Designer Downloads on our website.  We have several designers that are putting their patterns on our website, ready for you to download at 50% what it would normally cost you to purchase a paper pattern. How can we do this? It's simple: if the designer doesn’t have to pay the printer, they can pass that savings onto you.

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