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The finished binding

10 simple steps for binding with perfect corners

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I finished up machine quilting a modern baby quilt using a decorative kite stitch on the Dreamweaver ...
Close-up of the kite stitch

Decorative stitches plus laser pointer = beautiful machine quilting

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I used the dual feed foot on the Dreamweaver XE to do in-the-ditch and serpentine machine quilting on ...
The dual feed foot

Machine quilting with a serpentine stitch

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I tested out some of the Character Decorative stitches on the Brother Dreamweaver XE. Today I'm starting to ...
Stitch-outs for many decorative stitches

Infinite possibilities for quilting with decorative stitches, Dreamweaver XE

Yesterday on QUILTsocial we used the Brother Dreamweaver XE  to stitch out some sample utility stitches on a quilt sandwich. I ...
Stitch 1-35 "Quilting Stippling"

Exploring utility stitches on the Brother Dreamweaver XE

Last month on QUILTsocial I showed you how to turn a charm square pack into nine patch blocks and snowball ...
Nine-patch and snowballs blocks

How to piece a perfect nine-patch block from a 5″ charm square

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I showed you the steps to correctly change the presser foot on the Dreamweaver XE from Brother ...
Press the black button.

6 easy steps to correctly change the presser foot on the Dreamweaver XE

Yesterday we used the awesome guideline marker (laser pointer) feature on the Dreamweaver XE to make no-waste snowball blocks from ...
Half-square triangle units

Getting HSTs out of a snowball block in one simple step

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I used the guideline marker (aka laser pointer) on the Dreamweaver XE to sew the corners onto ...
Sew along the diagonal

How to make a snowball block from a 5″ charm square

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I talked about the different precuts that are available to quilters and a little bit about how ...
The Dreamweaver XE

Taking the mystery out of precuts

This week on QUILTsocial, I'm using the Dreamweaver XE from Brother to make some really cute blocks using charm squares ...
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 ...