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  • How to Make a Simple Quilt with a Wow Factor

    Novice quilters looking for their first big projects can be intimidated by elaborate patterns with complicated piecing. On the other hand, many beginner quilt patterns lack the wow factor that today's quilters crave. Here are some tips for how to make a simple quilt pattern into a sophisticated and...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 4 May 2015
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Quilt Blocks, Quilting Supplies, Quilting For Beginners, Quilt Patterns, Quilting Techniques, Easy Quilt Patterns, Free Quilt Patterns
  • Quilting Lessons for the Beginner: Assume Nothing!

    Recently, a young colleague who is an expert in other crafts but had never quilted expressed an interest in learning how to quilt . Basic quilting tools for beginning quilting lessons. We--her quilting coworkers-- suggested a beginner's quilting project that included fabric and a home décor...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 27 Apr 2015
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Quilting Supplies, Quilting For Beginners, Quilting Techniques
  • Handmade Gift Ideas for Mothers and Others

    Mother's Day is just a few weeks away. If your mom sews, quilts, or just likes to receive quilted gifts from you (of course she does!), then you will love these free patterns, downloads, and projects to make easy handmade gifts. Susan Brubaker Knapp took years to embroider this jacket, but you could...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 24 Apr 2015
    Filed under: Embroidery, Surface Design, Machine Quilting, Patchwork Quilt, Hand Sewing, Sewing Techniques, Quilt Patterns, Quilting Techniques, Quilted Gifts, Quilted Bags, Small Quilting Projects, Easy Quilt Patterns, Quilted Table Linens
  • Tips for Choosing Fabrics for Patchwork Quilts

    Most quilt artists have a good eye for color, pattern, and what goes together. If they didn't, they probably wouldn't be quilting. But when deciding how to make a patchwork quilt design, your fabric choices can make a big difference in how the overall design looks. The 'Queen Charming'...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 6 Apr 2015
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Quilting Designs, Quilting For Beginners, Quilt Patterns, Quilting, Free Quilt Patterns
  • Which Die-Cutting Machine is Right for You?

    Many quilters who use appliqué, patchwork patterns , or repeated motifs in their art swear by die-cut machines. The machines can save time, make cutting easier on the hands and back (no endless hours with the rotary cutter and mat), and improve accuracy. Die-cutting machines can make cutting fabric...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 23 Mar 2015
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Quilt Blocks, Quilting Supplies, Quilting Designs, Quilt Patterns, Quilting
  • 10 Ideas for Using Up Fabric Scraps

    Scraps, scraps, scraps! If you create fiber art , fabric scraps are a way of life. Too pretty (or expensive) to throw away, too many to keep contained. They must be good for something! Don't let fabric scraps take over your studio. Learn how to turn them into fabulous scrap quilts with Alex Anderson...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 13 Mar 2015
    Filed under: Surface Design, Memory Quilts, Patchwork Quilt, Quilting Designs, Fabric Art, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting Techniques, Dyeing Fabric, Handmade Quilts, Small Quilting Projects, Easy Quilt Patterns, Printmaking
  • Modern Quilting Trends: What I Learned from QuiltCon 2015

    I left my heart in Austin... QuiltCon, the show put on by The Modern Quilt Guild (MQG), might be smaller in number of attendees and the amount of quilts on display than some of the larger shows. But what it lacks in size it more than makes up for in spirit and quality. The more than 300 fresh, modern...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 25 Feb 2015
    Filed under: Patchwork Quilt, Quilting Designs, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting
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