Meg Cox is a journalist who covered publishing for the Wall Street Journal in the 90s, during her 17 years at the paper. Cox has been quilting for 20 years and her latest book is The Quilter's Catalog: A Comprehensive Resource Guide.

Did quilters predict Obama’s victory? It seems that way—millions of fabric squares were made in homage to the future president, and now are on display in a new exhibition. VIEW OUR GALLERY.