Posts Tagged "Machine Quilting"


How To Make A Wholecloth Quilt: 5 Easy Tips

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

When you see a wholecloth quilt, are you overwhelmed with its simple elegance but have no idea how to create one for yourself? Read on for 5 simple tips on how to make a wholecloth quilt, and discover how easy and fun it is to make one!

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Crazy Gorgeous: A Gallery of Crazy Patchwork Embroidery Designs

Posted by on Jul 10, 2014 in Embroidery, Quilting | Comments

Popular around the turn of the last century, crazy patch embroidery has evolved into an honest to goodness art form. Whether you stitch by hand or machine, these samples will have you wanting to get a little crazy!

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Painted Beauty: How to Use Oil Paintstiks For a More Vibrant Quilt Top!

Posted by on Jul 6, 2014 in Fiber Arts and Felting, Quilting | Comments

Do you love adding texture and color to your quilt top? Then try using oil paint in stick form! These oil paint crayons, called "paintstiks," produce amazing, artful quilts with so much vibrancy! Follow this oil paintstik tutorial for a fun & simple technique that's sure to enhance the beauty of your quilt!

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Set Yourself Free With 6 Tips for Freehand Machine Quilting

Posted by on Jun 23, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

Freehand machine quilting is a great way to add your unique personality to your quilt projects. But, if you're nervous about getting started, these six tips and tricks might be just the confidence boost you need to try this unfettered technique in your next project! Read more

5 Must-Have Tips for Machine Free-Motion Quilting

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

Tackle your free-motion projects with newfound confidence! Enjoy five tried and true tricks that will take you step-by-step through an approachable machine quilting process that will set you up for success.

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