Posts by Carolina Moore

3 Ways to Master the Perfect Quarter-Inch Seam

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In quilting, one of the most important techniques to master is the quarter-inch seam. It is also one of the hardest. Even experienced quilters struggle with their seam allowances. Here are some tricks and tools that will help you master the perfect quarter-inch seam.

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Cut to the Chase! How to Die Cut Fabric

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Die cutting fabric allows you to cut your fabric to size perfectly. Rulers and rotary cutters can slip, and can be hard for even experienced quilters to line up perfectly. Because the blades of a die are stationary, they ensure that your cuts are exactly the right size every time! Here you'll see how easy it is to die cut fabric.

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Stitch Your Fill With These Modern Quilting Filler Designs

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There are many more quilting filler designs that will help you keep the modern design of your quilt. You can use a single fill across a quilt — but that adds little interest. We'll review filler designs that can differentiate areas of the quilt and make your modern design shine!

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Quilting Fundamentals: Quilt-As-You-Go Basics

Quilt As You Go Basics

The quilt-as-you-go method is a quilting technique that is exactly what it sounds like — you quilt as you go along. Learn how to use the quilt-as-you-go method in your next project!

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Make It Modern: 5 Ways to Turn Any Quilt Into a Modern Design!

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In recent years, modern quilts have become increasingly popular. If you want to try your hand at stitching up a modern quilt, you don't have to buy all new patterns and fabrics, or even learn entirely new techniques. Read on to learn five simple ways you can transform any quilt into a modern quilt!

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