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The modern flair of twin needle quilting – embrace the zigzag

In our previous posts using SCHMETZ twin needles we looked at how to let your walking foot workits magic as ...
A box of SCHMETZ twin needle - join the fun as we explore quilting with a twin needle using free motion quilting.

Free motion quilting with a twin needle – instant ribbon stippling magic

In yesterday's post, let your walking foot work its magic we explored some of the possibilities for quilting with a twin ...
A checkerboard grid is created by stitching evenly spaced horizontal and vertical rows. The twin needle adds charming detail that would be difficult to obtain if we were using a single needle. SCHMETZ / H.A. KIDD

Let your walking foot work its magic for easy twin needle quilting

In yesterday's post we explored what a SCHMETZ twin needle is, which is everything you ever wanted to know about ...
A 4.0/100 Jeans/Denim needle is on my machine, threaded and ready for straight line quilting. SCHMETZ twin needle

Everything you ever wanted to know about quilting with a twin needle

In this five part series we'll explore some of the different ways that you can use a SCHMETZ twin or ...
Glue triangles together

Triangle corners are a great alternative to a hanging sleeve for quilts

The textured Festive Tree Wallhanging was so much fun to make yesterday that I think I'll make a few more ...
Textured fabric

Festive Tree – quick and easy quilted wallhanging

Yesterday’s Rolling Snowman placemats are done and with Christmas just around the corner I thought I would share with you ...
Glues from the Unique Creativ line

Glue – an alternative to fusible web

Yesterday I quilted the Rolling Snowman Placemats and I'm very pleased how my quilting turned out. Even all the threads ...
Blendables - oh aren't the colors delicious?

3 questions to ask yourself before you start to quilt

Last month I made some Rolling Snowman Placemats and I didn’t quite get to finish them by the end of ...
TrueCut 360° circle cutter

5 steps to perfect circles using the TrueCut 360°

The placemats have become placemats pretty quickly using the no binding finish yesterday. Did you try it? At this point, ...
Ready to hand sew opening close

10 easy steps to a no binding finish for small quilted projects

My little project is definitely coming together. And to think I had such a creative block at the beginning of ...
Gentle curve cut

Sure fire method for sewing curves – no pins or clipping required

My rotary cutter blade is sharp (thanks to the TrueSharp I used yesterday) my fabric is cut into pieces and ...
Press the black button to sharpen the blade

Excellent tool for quilters: no more dull blades with TrueSharp

There's nothing worse than a dull blade or one that has nicks in it. We're all guilty of using a ...
Rotary cutter guide placed on ruler track

Perfect cuts every time with the TrueCut System for your quilts

Quilters often experience difficulties cutting fabric with a rotary cutter and ruler. Often rulers can slip or rotary cutters can ...
The travelling quilter...loading up for a weekend getaway.

TIPS and HACKS for quilting on the road and in small spaces

Over the last few days I’ve shown you how to make fun easy quilts using tools such as the SEW ...
Rotate the ruler and align the 5" line with the other edge of the fabric.

SEW EASY 90° Patchwork Triangle Ruler makes quick job of half square triangles

Making a modern quilt yesterday using the SEW EASY Sew Square Ruler - 6½" x 6½" was really a cinch. HSTs ...
The modern half square triangle quilt is completed.

SEW EASY Square Ruler makes easy work of half square triangles

Yesterday, we went 'modern', and got a bit dizzy going around in circles using the TrueCut 360º Circle Cutter. Today, ...
In this shot, you can see the quilting better in the Linked Circle quilted wall hanging.

How to make perfect circles and rings using the TrueCut 360º Circle Cutter

Yesterday’s project, the Drunkard Path block, which is more of a traditional block was made using the TrueCut 360º Circle ...
TrueCut 360º Circle Cutter

A Drunkard’s Path quilt made easy with the TrueCut 360º Circle Cutter

Yesterday, I showed you how to make an easy pinwheel with the help of the SEW EASY Pinwheel Magic 6½” ...
The completed pinwheel quilt

Pinwheel blocks made easy with the Sew Easy Pinwheel Magic template

Welcome to the start of a fun-filled week! We’re going to start the week with pinwheels and finish it with ...
Quilting Accessory Tote

QUILTsocial Giveaway 129: Quilting Accessory Tote!

Enter now for your chance to win! This is a great solution for carrying and protecting your quilting supplies, cutting ...