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  • Patchwork Potholder Tutorial - Aurifil + Olfa Stitch & Slice Challenge 2021

        The Challenge Every year, Aurifil + Olfa team up for the Stitch and Slice Challenge. Both companies challenge their artists to create fun new...
  • The Simple Stripes Quilt - Tester Quilts

    A throw-sized Simple Stripes Quilt from Lindsey of Pear Tree Designs Co.    I was lucky enough to have five fabulous testers for the Simple Stripe...
  • The Simple Stripes Quilt - Cover Quilt + Kits

      The Simple Stripes Quilt Pattern is now live in the shop!  About the Simple Stripes Quilt  The Simple Stripes Quilt is a minimalist pattern w...
  • How to Sew and Press Your Quilt Top

      Whether you're new to quilting or have never sewn anything before, this short guide will get you ready to sew and press your first quilt top!   ...
  • How to Cut Fabric for Quilting

        Reading a Cutting Chart   Most patterns will give you a cutting chart, which tells you exactly how to slice up your fabric. Cutting charts are ...
  • Beginner Quilting Skills

      A Beginner skill level don't assume any quilting knowledge at all. You'll need to know how to use a sewing machine before you start an SCQ Begi...
  • How to Hand Bind a Quilt

      At this point in your quilt-making journey, you’ve finished quilting, and you’re ready to finish those edges with some binding!    I usually pr...
  • How to Hand Quilt Baptist Fans - DIY Tutorial and Template

      "Baptist Fans” is the name for a traditional quilting pattern. The “fans” are made of several echoed arches, and they repeat in an even, sligh...
  • How to Hand Quilt - Hand Quilting Basics

      There are many ways to finish a quilt, and hand-quilting is one of my favorites. Stitching your quilt together by hand is a slow and time consum...
  • Build Your Hand Quilting Toolkit

    Hand quilting is such a fun way to add texture and visual interest to a quilt! I love the look and feel of it, and the process forces me to slooo...
  • How to Baste a Quilt

    Today I'll be showing you how to baste a quilt, on my Simple Stripes quilt. The pattern will be available in my shop on September 16th, 2021.    ...
  • Petal Points Quilt in Rifle Paper Co. - Kit by MeeshQuilts

      This is a version of my Petal Points Quilt that I've been wanting to make since the pattern release six months ago. I finally had the chance to ...