Posts Tagged "Patchwork & Applique Quilting"


Turn It Inside Out With Reverse Appliqué Quilting

Posted by on Sep 11, 2014 in Quilting |

Have you ever quilted using reverse appliqué? Unlike traditional appliqué, this method allows the background fabric to peek through to the foreground. Learn more about this technique and check out some inspiring projects, here!

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Easy Appliqué Quilts: 6 Patterns to Admire

Posted by on Sep 8, 2014 in Quilting |

Circles, leaves, birds and more! Learn to appliqué the fast and easy way with these fun projects and patterns from the Craftsy quilting community.

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Machine or Hand Appliqué? What Do You Think?

Posted by on Aug 10, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

With quilting there have been a few classic debates over the years. One debate you can find plenty of support for (on both sides!) is whether or not to wash your fabrics before using them. Another debate stems from appliqué and whether quilts should have machine or hand appliqué. Let's review the two basic types of appliqué and discuss their usefulness!

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How to Make a Patchwork Pillow: A Fun Tutorial for Using Your Scraps

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

A patchwork pillow is the perfect way to use up lots of scraps or leftover quilt blocks. And with this tutorial, you can learn to make your own creative, unique design using your favorite fabric and leftover blocks!

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Simple Swaps: The Ins & Outs of Quilt Block Exchanges

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

If you and your friends love to quilt, then you've likely heard of quilt block exchanges. These fun, swapping parties are a great way to come together and share beautiful quilts. From an overview of what a block exchange is to tips for hosting, I'm here to delve into the ins and outs of the quilt block exchange!

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