Posts by Christa Watson

Christa Watson loves to teach and inspire others to make their own quilts from start to finish. Machine quilting is her favorite part of the process, and she tries to sneak in as much sewing time as she can while raising a family in Las Vegas, Nevada. Visit her Craftsy pattern store at

4 Simple Ways to Quilt Borders


It's easy to get stuck trying to figure out how to quilt borders. These four simple ways will inspire you to confidently quilt from corner to corner.

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Machine Quilting With Style Blog Tour + Giveaway!

Machine Quilting With Style Giveaway

One lucky Craftsy Blog reader will win an exclusive prize pack: a signed copy of Christa Watson's new book, Machine Quilting With Style, a 4-pack of Aurifil thread, and a Ten-Square pack of Christa Watson designer solids. Enter to WIN here!

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The Best Quilting Events of 2015: Free Calendar for Quilters!

2015 Quilting Events Calendar

Enjoy a curated selection of the quilt shows, conferences, workshops, exhibits and retreats our quilting experts are most excited about for 2015. And be sure to pin or save this handy resource to refer back to throughout the year, and easily share it with your quilting friends!

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Tutorial: How to Bind a Mini Quilt

Mini Churn Dash

Do you love mini quilts, but aren't sure how to bind them? Learn how to sew a small-scale binding to match the scale of your miniature quilt!

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