Quilting Causing Stiffness? Try These Hand And Finger Exercises

    Hands getting tired and sore after a long day of quilting? Well these hand and finger exercises might be the thing we need! These helpful hand and finger exercises will ... Continue Reading →

Try Making Floor Pillows With The Nine Patch

  Personally, quilting can be such a great hobby because everyone can enjoy a nice quilt, they’re cozy and comforting. But, another reason quilting is great is because it can ... Continue Reading →

Save Time With The Chain Piecing Technique

  A simple patchwork piecing technique saves time and improves our accuracy. So why not try the chain piecing technique? Start with arranging our quilt pieces prior to starting! This ... Continue Reading →

Helpful Tips For Quilt Batting And Basting

  Here are a few simple tricks and tips to basting that will help us get our layers nice and flat and easily connect them together! First, lets discuss the layers of our quilt ... Continue Reading →

Turning Something Simple Into Special

  Some of us might think complex quilts and projects can be fun and the challenge makes it better. But, even I have to admit that simple quilts are a relief and you still get ... Continue Reading →

Creating A Quick Pinwheel Quilt

A pinwheel quilt has such an interesting look and it can be done rather quickly. With all the color choices, we can create one for any setting or theme! Fons and Porter has a great ... Continue Reading →
Hand Quilting

Tips And Basic Instructions For Hand Quilting

Are you ready to relax & slowdown after a furious quilt piecing? This might be the chill pill we need. If we’re ready to relax and step away from our sewing machine we’ll ... Continue Reading →

These Are Great Tips For Getting Better At Quilt Pressing

Quilts are made with fabric & fabric is designed to be flexible in 3 dimensions. Making quilts using fabric that moves in 3 dimensions can be problematic. Everytime you handle, ... Continue Reading →
Flying Geese Units

Creating Flying Geese Units For Our Quilts

This method makes very accurate flying geese units. It’s simple and fun. A traditional flying geese unit measures twice as wide as they are tall. We’ll use square pieces ... Continue Reading →