Created by: DonaH
Project

Peter Rabbit

What are you most proud of? That even though I broke 9 needles and have a few folds where they shouldn't be, I actually finished my first free motion quilt! What advice would you give someone starting this project? PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE! My first corner is very tight and I broke quite a few needles because I was pulling the material and hence bending the needles. Went down to the shop where I got my machine and had more practice along with advice from the ladies there. I have a Husqvarna 870 and it has a start/stop button. By using that function I was able to concentrate on moving the fabric properly without worrying about using the pedal.

You Can Make This

DonaH made Peter Rabbit with:

  • Peter Rabbit Panel and fabric

Project Description

What are you most proud of? That even though I broke 9 needles and have a few folds where they shouldn't be, I actually finished my first free motion quilt! What advice would you give someone starting this project? PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE! My first corner is very tight and I broke quite a few needles because I was pulling the material and hence bending the needles. Went down to the shop where I got my machine and had more practice along with advice from the ladies there. I have a Husqvarna 870 and it has a start/stop button. By using that function I was able to concentrate on moving the fabric properly without worrying about using the pedal.

Q&A with DonaH

leighpat11749623 asked:
could you please advise where I can purchase this panel to make for my new great grandchild.
DonaH answered:
I'm in Australia and I bought it at Spotlight.

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