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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 ...
The completed Easter door banner, embroidered and quilted with THE Dream Machine 2 from Brother.

The easiest way to sew on a button!

Yesterday on QUILTsocial we used THE Dream Machine 2 to free motion quilt our Easter banner. Today we finish the banner ...
A loop-de-loop design

Free motion quilting on THE Dream Machine 2

Yesterday on QUILTsocial we used the embroidery unit of THE Dream Machine 2 from Brother to applique and embroider an ...
The finished Easter embroidery in the hoop of THE Dream Machine 2 from Brother.

2 in 1: applique embroidery with THE Dream Machine 2

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I shared 3 simple steps to follow to see what your embroidery design will look like BEFORE ...
The design with fabric background

3 steps to preview your embroidery design on your selected fabric

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I shared with you Lynn Swanson's 8 essential tips for embroidering free standing lace. Today we'll start ...
The finished bookmark

8 essential tips for embroidering free standing lace

This week on QUILTsocial I'm using THE Dream Machine 2 from Brother to make a sweet Easter door banner. I'll start ...
The finished miniature quilt

3 machine features that make finishing a miniature quilt super easy

I've been working all week on THE Dream Machine 2 from Brother to embroider the top of a miniature quilt. It ...
Adding the pink and purple threads

1 way to minimize thread changes during embroidery with THE Dream Machine 2

Yesterday on QUILTsocial I showed you how you can change the settings on the embroidery design screen of THE Dream Machine ...
Lining up the quilt block embroidery images

Iron out the kinks on your embroidery design on THE Dream Machine 2

Yesterday I showed you how easy it is to change colors in an embroidery design on THE Dream Machine 2 ...