In the heartwarming world of quilting, each stitch and piece of fabric holds the potential to tell a story, create warmth, and bring joy. Yet, many of us find ourselves hesitating, haunted by the concern of fabric waste.
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!
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
The bug has bitten, and you’re eager to get going on your patchwork and quilting journey. With so many tools on the market, what is it that you really need? Well, my fellow quilter, here’s the answer to your question. Rotary Cutter These babies come in various sizes and shapes, but you simply cannot go
It is surprising how argumentative quilters can be about ironing and pressing. I do both! And I’m not referring to the laundry.
Quilt patterns can prove challenging for beginners and for seasoned quilters. There’s a lot of new lingo if you’re just starting out, and sometimes this can get a bit confusing. Along with my glossary (have you started collecting the posts on social media yet?), you’ll not only know what terms mean, but with these tips
Thread has a weight, even if you think it’s as light as a feather, it can be measured, and it relates to the thickness, really. Much like humans….
The thread that you use on your project does make a difference to the result.