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New stand-alone software! From the pages of Barbara Brackman’s Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns book, BlockBase+ brings over 4,000 quilt blocks to your computer screen. Barbara’s decades of research is available to you in this organized and user-friendly software for Windows and Mac computers. Packed with complete publication information for each block, robust search features, exporting and printing capabilities — it’s the perfect quilting tool for all skill levels! The same patterns that sold for 15¢ in 1928 are now yours for less than 3¢ each!

This software is a perfect companion to the Encyclopedia book!

(BlockBase+ is a stand-alone software for Windows and Mac operating systems. EQ software not required.)

Attention UK and EU customers:

Please select the License Card option, as we cannot sell downloadable products to you due to VAT laws in the UK and European Union. The License Card is a retail box containing a License ID, License Password and complete instructions for downloading the software. Click the License Card button for more information. We strongly urge UK and European Union customers to purchase from one of our partners in Europe.
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Will BlockBase+ work on your computer? Check the System Requirements tab below before purchasing.
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Price: $119.95

Windows Download size: 151MB

macOS Download size: 161.6MB

This product is a single-user license and includes 2 activations per license. Once the software is purchased, the license is non-transferable. A License ID, License Password, a Windows download link, and a macOS download link will be added to your EQ Account, and included in your email receipt. Purchase includes a Quick Start Guide (PDF). If you are purchasing from the EU/UK, this download option is not available; please choose the License Card option.

Price: $119.95

Item #: A-BBASE

The License Card option is a physical box that will be shipped to you. It is only recommended for gift purchases or for customers in the European Union/UK. Shipping charges apply. (If you are purchasing for yourself and you do not live in the UK or EU, please purchase the Download option.)

There is NO media device (CD, DVD, USB) included. The License Card box includes a license and instructions for claiming and downloading the software for both Windows and macOS. If you are purchasing the software for yourself, please choose the download option. (This product is a single-user license and includes 2 activations per license. Once the software is claimed, the license is non-transferable.)

This product is licensed to one user.


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