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Quilt, with the binding ready to be stitched in place by sewing machine

2 questions before you sew binding by machine

Welcome back to my FIVE bobbin sewing challenge. I'm using the Husqvarna Viking Opal 690Q to see how much sewing ...
The blue colorway for the baby boy

Making adorable quilts for babies

Before I tell you about the next quilts mom and I are going to be making, here’s how the I ...
The finished Sunflower Quilt

2 bindings that divide quilters into 2 groups

Next step - binding Yesterday I fused down all of my applique pieces and free motion machine quilted the sunflower ...
Applying binding with my PFAFF Passport 3.0, the ¼” foot and IDT system.

Consider these 4 before binding your quilt

The ultimate finish to any quilt—binding! These are the last few days of the year and I'm celebrating the past ...
Inside of the bag showing all of the pockets

Finishing up the quilted retreat tote

Now that the individual parts of the quilted tote are ready, it's time to put them together. I'm loving how ...
Curling Rocks Runner Quilted And Bound

Quilt and bind the Curling Rocks Quilted Runner

Thanks for following along this week! If you've done your homework each day (grin) then you'll be ready to quilt ...
Modern place mats with solid-color binding

Bind and finish your quilted place mats

Now it’s time to bind and finish your quilted place mats. You’re almost finished your little modern quilts! First, trim ...
Finished binding

10 ways to make your quilts more “modern”

Definition of a modern quilt Although I live in an old stone house surrounded by farm land with a multitude ...
The Darling Diva wall quilt is almost ready for its close up. Quilted by hand and created in fond memory of those who taught me to love needle, hoop and floss.

Finishing touches on the Darling Diva wall quilt

More fun is to be had today as we put the finishing touches on the Darling Diva wall quilt. I ...
Quilt rolled and in machine

Quilting the Challenge Quilt

The past few days I have been getting the quilt top finished and ready for the quilting stage. It has ...
Finished peony wall hanging

Sewing the binding and making a hanging sleeve with DecoBob

Happy Boxing Day! Since we were all spoiled yesterday and I’m officially sick of shopping, I’m not going anywhere near ...
8 inch throat space

Quilting The Holiday Table Runner

Last month I started the holiday table runner. I made many quarter square triangles and put them together to make ...
Blanket stitching on star

Quilting and Embellishing the Christmas Tree Quilt

Start your engines – or, in our case, “Thread your machines” Now that our quilt top is assembled and our ...
The finished tablerunner

Do You Know How to Bind a Quilt?

Our applique shapes are all secured and look awesome with the Dazzle threads couched along the edge. I've never used ...
Finished maple leaf mug rug

Quilting The Mug Rug

Yesterday, I took some inspiration from the wonderful world of Mother Nature and used the autumn colors to create a ...
Binding a Quilt with a Herringbone Stitch!

Binding a Quilt with a Herringbone Stitch!

What to do with all of those magazines???  Variegated thread  + herringbone stitch = an 'out of the ordinary' finish ...
Quilting the College Bound Blanket

Quilting the College Bound Blanket

Quilting the college bound blanket is underway and inching toward completion. Yesterday, we hemmed the sides of the waffle weave ...
finished appliqued table runner

The Finishing Touches – Binding a Quilt and the Table Runner

Trimming and binding a quilt and the table runner Now that it's the end of the week and my hand ...