Posts Tagged "Machine Quilting"

Make It Right: 8 Tips for Precision Piecing

Posted by on Jun 14, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

Precision piecing is an important part of your quilting projects. After all, since you are spending the time to prepare, cut, sew and quilt your fabrics, why not make sure everything goes together well. Precision piecing won't be difficult if you use these helpful hints. Check out these eight tips for precision piecing in all of your quilting projects!

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Go Beyond Stippling in Freestyle Quilting: Fascinate with Spirals!

Posted by on May 29, 2014 in Quilting |

Go beyond simple stippling and get ideas for combining freestyle quilting designs to enhance your next project! Learn three simple spiral shapes and ways to put them together to make your project unique.

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Stitch Smarter: 6 Surprising Wholecloth Quilt Designs

Posted by on May 27, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

The elaborate stitching on wholecloth quilt designs are so smart looking, and we've been inspired by these wholecloth quilts made by Craftsy members that we just had to share. Learn some tips for making wholecloth quilting designs that really pop, whether making them by machine or by hand!

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Give Your Projects Pizzazz With Decorative Stitches for Quilting!

Posted by on May 24, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

Nothing showcases a quilt quite like well placed decorative stitches. Plus, sewing machines today have access to hundreds of decorative stitches and hand-needle work is hitting a high in popularity: Now is definitely the time to make your quilt shine with decorative stitches! Read on to learn how to make your quilt stand out from the rest by using decorative stitching! Read more

Choosing An Embroidery Machine: 12 Must-Have Tips

Posted by on May 15, 2014 in Embroidery, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Choosing an embroidery machine is important not only from a technical perspective but also as a considerable investment. Not sure what machine to buy? These tips will help you purchase the right machine the first time. Read more