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Christmas Hope Quilt Pattern Challenge

Christmas Hope Quilt Pattern Challenge

To ring in the new year, we challenged our Groups to design a quilt, write a pattern and send us a picture by March 29th. We heard this was a tight time frame, but we did receive a number of entries. Now it is time to VOTE! See the beautiful submissions we received...

Printable Nomination Forms

Printable Nomination Forms

We've removed the printable Nomination Form from the website for the general public. We are trying to streamline where we can. If the general public can get to the website to print the form, then we want them to enter the nomination online. Removing the print option...

Pack Your Sewing Gear!

Pack Your Sewing Gear!

Pack your sewing gear, it is time to make your plans for the next Bluegrass and Blue Water cruise with our partners, Nu-Blu. The postponed QOVF Quilting Cruise is officially back on the calendar for January 23, 2022! Join Board member Mary Kerr and your friends for a...

Old Glory Auction

Old Glory Auction

The Old Glory Auction is almost here. 12 patriotic quilts will be offered for auction March 10-15th through the Old Glory Facebook page. Old Glory was born when red, white and blue vintage quilt tops were finished by longarm quilters who share a military connection....

Mystery A12 – Dakota Style

Mystery A12 – Dakota Style

We know someone is always at the point where they're ready for a new project, and we know you love a good Mystery! One of our favorite Mystery Quilt creators, QuiltyGirl.com, is back at it and recently unveiled the next project - Dakota Style. Alycia is not only the...

Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival

Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival

The Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival will be held virtually this year Feb 24-27th. As a long time supporter of QOVF, Virginia State has partnered with Mancuso this year to conduct a virtual QOVF Awards during the Festival. The virtual Award ceremony is tentatively...

Challenging the New Year and You

Challenging the New Year and You

Attention all Groups! Janice Lynn is hard at work writing her latest Christmas romance novel sparked by a Quilt of Valor. We are on the hunt for the next pattern and decided it should be a Group designed quilt pattern! Not to worry, individual group members, we have...

Newest Partner

Newest Partner

Welcome UBORA Coffee, QOVF’s Newest Partner We are excited to announce our newest partner, UBORA® Coffee, and our own SEW DAZE Blends. We know many of you use that first cup to get you going or that last cup to wind down the day. And when it comes to Sew Days, we want...

2021 National Block Drive

2021 National Block Drive

Shaking It Up a Little For years we have housed the National Block Drive in Texas. Thank you, Suzanne and the team of volunteers for handling tens of thousands of blocks! Suzanne is ready to transition the coordination of the block drive to the next team, so we have...

Congratulations, it’s a Book!

Congratulations, it’s a Book!

Congratulations, Janice Lynn, it's a Book! Happy book birthday to you with the release of Wrapped Up in Christmas Joy. She has combined her love of romance with her passion for Quilts of Valor, this time wrapping a Marine in his comforting and healing QOV. QOVF...