Quilting Techniques & Tips

 

Hand Sewing Your Binding

Hand Sewing Your Binding

You've finished your quilt and your binding has been machine sewn to one side....now for the final touch! Here is a 10 minute video on our tips and technique for hand sewing down that final side.

Labelling your Quilts

Every quilt has a story. And as Judy Lyons, Certified Quilt Appraiser, would say: "Your quilt isn't finished until the label is stitched in place." and these are her thoughts about labels. You can have an elaborate label or a simple label. You can photo transfer a...

Heading to the Long Armer!

Heading to the Long Armer!

Fall is a time when we’re getting quilt gifts finished and off to be quilted so we asked 3 long arm quilters – Janice Payne, Judy MacLeod, and Mary Light - the key things that you should do before you send it off. Interestingly, all three pretty much came up with the...

Piecing a Crazy Patchwork Block

Piecing a Crazy Patchwork Block

Many thanks to Carol Leather of Needlework Tips and Techniques for letting us link to her tutorial about piecing a crazy quilt block! Very useful for our Row by Row this year, "My Crazy Patchwork Fiddle". Check out her tutorial by clicking here.