Posts Tagged "Machine Quilting"
Appliqué is really quite simple with today’s embroidery machines. With the right tools and techniques, what once took hours to complete by hand can be stitched in minutes by machine. Now, even beginners can stitch like the pros!Read more
How about using an all-over quilting design on your completed quilt top for the perfect finishing touch? To bring all-over patterns to life you can use a longarm machine, a home sewing machine or even hand quilting. You'll quickly discover there are many ways to play with echoing, repetition, pivoting, stacking and overlapping shapes to achieve all-over quilting patterns. Here is a round-up of all-over quilting patterns great for finishing your hand-crafted creations with pizzazz!Read more
Quilters tend to be very passionate about their sewing machines. Most have either a love or a hate relationship with their machine, and they are very adamant about it! Finding the right machine is crucial for every quilter at every level. Rather than recommending a specific brand, which is a very personal and subjective topic, let’s look instead at how to choose a sewing machine for a quilter that is just getting started.Read more
In Ask An Expert this week, we share advice from expert Leah Day, in response to popular questions asked by our community members within our Facebook Quilting Club. Find out how to fix your tension troubles, stabilize your sandwich, how to fill in small blocks for baby quilts and more! Plus, ask your own questions!Read more