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  • How to Trim Half Square Triangles

    Accuracy is important in quilting. Trimming our HSTs to size helps us make sure that are points are sharp and our rows are straight. In most quilts...
  • How to Trim Flying Geese

    Why do we trim our flying geese?  We generally sew our flying geese a smidgen bigger than their final finished size, then cut them down to the exac...
  • What is a scant quarter inch seam?

    Typically, when you piece a quilt, you'll use a quarter-inch seam allowance-- also known as a "quarter inch seam."  A seam allowance tells you how ...
  • Finishing Your Quilt

    Below, you'll find detailed photo tutorials on how to finish your quilt. This page is constantly being updated.   Basting How to Baste a Quilt - P...
  • Advanced Beginner Quilting Skills

    An Advanced Beginner skill level assumes that you've made a couple of quilts before, and that you've mastered standard construction techniques. Wan...