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Sewing the corner triangles

3 ways to use a laser guide for piecing

Yesterday on QUILTsocial we looked at the sewing machine help screen on the Dreamweaver XE. It has a wealth of ...
The sewing machine help screen

Help is always close at hand with the Dreamweaver XE

Yesterday on QUILTsocial we discovered some of the amazing features of the Dreamweaver XE and other Brother sewing machines. Today ...
Bright LED lights

6 awesome features to love on the Dreamweaver XE

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I showed you five ways the Dreamweaver XE can be customized for the way YOU sew. To ...
Setting speaker level

5 basic ways to customize your sewing experience on the Dreamweaver XE

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I unpacked and set up the Dreamweaver XE from Brother. I'll be using this machine for the ...
The Dreamweaver XE arrives

Unboxing the Dreamweaver XE from Brother

A few weeks ago, THE Dream Machine 2 left my house and the next day I received a text from ...
The Dream Machine 2

2 in 1 – embroidering and quilting at once with THE Dream Machine 2

Yesterday on QUILTsocial we used the bobbin work embroideries made with THE Dream Machine 2 on Tuesday and Wednesday to ...
Sew sections together

How to make crazy quilted setting triangles for a tablerunner

Yesterday on QUILTsocial we followed 6 basic steps to create some fun bobbin work embroidery with THE Dream Machine 2 ...
Pull bobbin thread to top

6 basic steps to create awesome bobbin work using THE Dream Machine 2!

Yesterday on QUILTsocial we got THE Dream Machine 2 all set up in preparation for doing bobbin work embroidery. Now ...
Pull bobbin thread up

Preparing THE Dream Machine 2 for bobbin work machine embroidery

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I showed you 4 simple steps to embroider beautiful quilt blocks using THE Dream Machine 2 from ...
The finished embroidery

4 simple steps to make fascinating machine embroidered quilt blocks

This is my last month blogging about THE Dream Machine 2 from Brother! It's been so fun learning some of ...
The finished top

Simple yet effective free-pieced border for baby quilt

Yesterday on QUILTsocial, I showed you the AMAZING pivot feature and width control feature on THE Dream Machine 2 that ...
Ready for stitching

2 features on THIS sewing machine make machine applique a breeze!

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I used THE Dream Machine 2 from Brother to embroider the names of our sea creatures onto ...
Ironing on the appliques

THE Dream Machine 2: machine fusible applique and embroidery, the easy way

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I showed you how easy it is to used the Brother ScanNCut2 to make fusible applique shapes! Today ...
The cut applique

Prepping and cutting fusible appliques with the ScanNCut2

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I showed you how to select and resize shapes on the ScanNCut2 from Brother. Today I'll cut ...
The ScanNCut

First steps to applique with the ScanNCut2

This week on QUILTsocial, not only do I get to keep playing with THE amazing Dream Machine 2 from Brother, ...
The finished placemats

Easy ways to organize and use up leftover quilt bindings

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I used THE Dream Machine 2's amazing couching foot to embellish one of my orphan block placemats, ...
The couching yarn

9 simple steps for effortless couching with THE Dream Machine 2

This week on QUILTsocial, I'm using THE Dream Machine 2 to make some placemats from orphan quilt blocks. Yesterday I ...
Three decorative stitches

Using THE Dream Machine 2’s decorative stitches to embellish placemats

Have you chosen one (or more) of the 5 different settings to turn orphan blocks into placemat tops I showed ...
Set on point

5 simple settings for placemats made with orphan quilt blocks

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I gave you 8 great reasons that you should use blocks leftover from other projects to make placemats ...
THE Dream Machine 2

8 reasons you should use leftover blocks to make placemats

We all have them - leftover blocks from other projects. We don't want to throw them out, so they sit ...