To Organize, or not to Organize… | Crazy Quilter on a Bike! by Elaine Theriault March 31, 2015 written by Elaine Theriault March 31, 2015 511 To Organize, or not to Organize… | Crazy Quilter on a Bike! Why do we organize things? Well those of us that do organize things – why do we do it? There are a couple of reasons – one, the area in question looks much neater (usually) and secondly, it takes way less time to find things. And how many times does it take to scramble through a mess before you think – “I have to organize this!” That is my issue with my quilting patterns for the long arm and my quilts to be quilted. Long arm patterns There are THREE categories of patterns – 1. very specialized patterns that I use on rare occasions, Print this page or save as a PDF organizespring cleaning FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditWhatsappTelegramEmail Elaine Theriault Elaine Theriault is a teacher, writer and pattern designer who is completely obsessed with quilting. Elaine’s Tech Tips column (originally published in A Needle Pulling Thread magazine) is now available online in e-book format at QUILTsocial.com. When not quilting, she enjoys spending time with her two dogs, Lexi and Murphy, or can be found cycling across the country. Her blog is crazyquilteronabike.blogspot.com. previous post Follow The Arrow – Mug Rug #13 | Quilts By Jen next post What is Your Favourite Colour? | Quilts by Jen YOU MAY ALSO LIKE... Stitch regulation on the PFAFF powerquilter 1600 Don’t miss it! Courtepointe Québec celebrates its quilting... Finishing a quilt block to size: Here’s what... Half filled bobbins and spools: what are they... Twin needles: the smart way to store them The hardest part about making a memory quilt:... How sock hangers ‘work’ in your quilting space Don’t throw away those leftover fabric binding strips The best way to organize your sewing machine... Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.