Category Archives: How to Make a Quilt

Tips For New Quilters!

Tips for fabric, cutting & more! By Kathy Mathews I can clearly remember signing up for my first quilting class. I had been sewing since I was twelve but as I was about to turn the big THREE – O … Continue reading

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A Handy Piecing Trick!

by Emily Lang Use this piecing trick anytime you want perfectly matching patchwork, especially when using small pieces. What you’ll need: Scraps, or cut squares Lightweight fusible interfacing – such as Pellon’s Quilter’s Grid (Pellon 820) Havel’s Ultra-pro seam ripper … Continue reading

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Spare Change for the Better

“Spare Change for the Better” Quilt by Terry White copyright 2016 “Spare Change for the Better” Quilt “60×75” My quilt, “Spare Change for the Better” began with a clean up day in my Stitch Studio. Once in a while, I … Continue reading

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What Skills Do You Need to Make a Quilt?

By Kathy Mathews Apply these skills to your first labor of love! Quilts are eternal. They’ve been a part of our country for centuries, and people love them. If your family is lucky, you own a quilt made by a … Continue reading

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How to Make A Quilt-Throw

By Leslie Tucker Jenison Use your favorite themed fabric and create your own one-of-a-kind quilt throw. When I found out that Moda was launching a line of Nancy Drew-themed fabrics, my young-reader-self crawled out of hibernation and starting jumping up … Continue reading

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