Announcing the Quilters Companion Hall of Fame Winners!

The votes are in! We’ve crowned the Quilters Companion and Brother Hall of Fame Winners as chosen by you.

Thank you to everyone who voted for the Hall of Fame, it was an absolute pleasure to bring you this never-before-seen collection of Top 100 Quilts from the past 100 issues of Quilters Companion. And most importantly, thank you to all the designers who work with our magazine, we were delighted to celebrate you and your projects as part of our 100th birthday.

On behalf of the QC Team and our presenting partner Brother, congratulations to all the winners! And don’t forget, you can buy a number of these great designs on Cosy Project!

Hall of Fame Winner

First place: Baltimore Blooms Quilt by Deborah Dorward
When Deborah Dorward was designing this quilt, she took inspiration from antique appliqué and Baltimore quilts. Here is a selection of her favourite blocks, some with a twist and some more traditional. There are so many beautiful flowers on old quilts and this one pays homage to the many different blooms.
1st Runner Up: Collage Bag by Masako Wakayama
Get the pattern: https://www.cosyproject.com/scrappy-collage-bag
2nd Runner Up: Heather’s Freshcut Hexies by Jenny Tate

Winners by Category

Category 1: Medallions

1st Place: Winchester by Katrina Hadjimichael
Watch the class: https://www.cosyproject.com/learn-precise-machine-applique-and-foundation-piecing
1st Runner Up: Lily Rose by Esther Aliu
2nd Runner Up: Pinchgut Valley by Janelle Noack

Category 2: Modern Quilts

1st Place: Kalamazoo by Michelle Marvig
Watch the class: https://www.cosyproject.com/make-a-quilt-using-precut-fabrics-and-learn-quilt-as-you-go
1st Runner Up: Cultured Clams by Jane Davidson
2nd Runner Up: Cabin Fever by Crystal McGann
Get the pattern: https://www.cosyproject.com/drunkards-cabin-quilt

Category 3: Traditional Quilts

1st Place: Baltimore Blooms by Deborah Dorward
1st Runner Up: Sakura Blue by Kim Harris
2nd Runner Up: Needles and Pins by Wendy Sheppard

Category 4: Applique

1st Place: Pohutu Kawa Wallhanging by Hazel Foot
1st Runner Up: Bling Bling Baltimore by Wendy Whellum
Get the pattern: https://www.cosyproject.com/bling-bling-baltimore-applique-quilt
2nd Runner Up: Namaste Jaipur by Elizabeth Bren

Category 5: Scrappy

1st Place: Tahlia’s Quilt by Lorraine Cocker
1st Runner Up: Blue Splendour by Lorraine Moran
2nd Runner Up: Fandangled Triangles by Lynelle Slade

Category 6: Hexagons

1st Place: Coffee at the Casbah by Danni Reynolds
1st Runner Up: Bejewelled Batiks by Jane Morgan
Get the pattern: https://www.cosyproject.com/bejewelled-batik-quilt
2nd Runner Up: Tinellen Farm by Christine Lethlean
Get the pattern: https://www.cosyproject.com/tinellen-farm-quilt

Category 7: Stars

1st Place: Starburst by Jess Frost
Get the pattern: https://www.cosyproject.com/starburst-quilt
1st Runner Up: Victorian Tiles by Rachael Porter
2nd Runner Up: Jolly Stars by Catherine Butterworth

Category 8: Circles/Curves

1st Place: Harmonies and Contrast by Caroline Gunn
1st Runner Up: The Blessing Quilt by Robyn Falloon
2nd Runner Up: Sharon McConnell

Category 9: Bags

1st Place: Collage Bag by Masako Wakayama
Get the pattern: https://www.cosyproject.com/scrappy-collage-bag
1st Runner Up: Honeycomb Patchwork Bag by Brigitte Giblin
2nd Runner Up: Silk Flower Obsession Handbag by Sue Dwyer and Toni Brazendale
Get the pattern: https://www.cosyproject.com/silk-flower-obsession-handbag

Category 10: Cushions

1st Place: Heather’s Freshcut Hexies by Jenny Tate
1st Runner Up: Sea Glass Cushion by Sharon Burgess
2nd Runner Up: Love Is Cheap Cushions by Catharina Sudholz
Get the pattern: https://www.cosyproject.com/love-is-cheap-cushions