Quilting

How do I come up with quilting designs

Ever wondered, ‘How do I come up with quilt designs?’ It’s a question I get asked a lot, and let me tell you, it’s like my quilting puzzle that I solve every time I start a new quilt top. Figuring out what to quilt on it is like the most exciting yet head-scratching part for me. While some people find it a breeze, for me, it’s like diving into a new world of creativity each time. I totally get it, especially if you’re just starting on this colourful quilting journey.

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Journaling for quilters

Have you thought about keeping a journal dedicated to your quilting endeavours? It’s truly amazing because it allows you to record every intricate detail, like the sources of your inspiration, your collaboration partners, and even the emotions it evoked. Believe me, it’s a wonderful method to preserve and relish your remarkable quilting experience!

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FPP with freezer paper

Foundation paper piecing (FPP) is a technique used in quilting, where a pattern is printed or drawn onto a piece of paper. Fabric is then sewn onto the paper, following the lines of the pattern, in a specific order. Once all the fabric pieces have been sewn onto the paper, the paper is removed, and

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Do you EPP?

English Paper Piecing or EPP as most quilters call it, is one of the oldest methods to make a quilt. Back in 18-whenever it was, there wasn’t templates and rulers and rotary cutters. In fact, there was probably only one scissor in the house used for fabric, paper (eeeekkkk!) and leather. Said scissor was used

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