Tag Archives: Quilt

QFO – Nearly Done and Binding lesson


After barely any sewing in the last year i am on a mission to finish projects to make room for other ones. Last month the beautiful hexagon quilt-for-others quilt was returned for binding. Today I’ve put the binding on the … Continue reading

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TM5 – Watch this…tent maker teaser


http://youtu.be/cD9qNogLpgk For those who have been waiting for some more tent maker panel info, here’s a start…more coming soon. You’ll have to watch it to know what I mean ;-). Bert PS: If the earlier version is not working for … Continue reading

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QFO6 – Back in the driving seat


After months of busyness with other things I finally got some quality sewing machine time in this afternoon. Yay! I felt like doing something simple and i am trying to get some projects finished so I brought out this lovely … Continue reading

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Getting Started with a Quilting Frame


If you’ve wondered about or have just invested in a quilting frame like Amanda from Stressed to the Max, here’s some tips for how to get started. I have to say it takes away the chore of fighting with the … Continue reading

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PP6 – How to Get Ready to Quilt


Here’s a little video (watch for the dog at the end) and a matching list of all the things I do before I start quilting – would you add anything else to your preparations?  When I got ready to quilt PP … Continue reading

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BAWARAO7 – Where are the BAWARAO quilts??


Here they are! A quick post today with some linked eye candy of quilts that are black-and-white-and-red-all-over (BAWARAO). I was doing some blog reading the other day and it struck me that this can be a bit of a self-indulgent activity, … Continue reading

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PP5 – Feather Quilting with Tissue Paper Guides…


I promised Suzy at quiltedhappiness that I’d write some more about my feather quilting experience, so here’s a start and there’s a couple of posts coming. Suzy’s question was about using stencils, so here’s my notes on tissue paper quilting … Continue reading

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