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Starting to machine quilt

Last weekend I put together the quilt sandwich for the machine-stitched pink quilt, for my aunt. I’ve had more fun! First, on Friday night, I cleaned the machine (which I’ve never done before) and fitted the quilting / walking / easy feed foot. 917 more words


Cosy comfort blanket

I really like making dog blankets. As my own furbabies are catered for in this regard, I was glad to be able to respond to a request that came round on Facebook, which called for dog blankets, beds and toys for a local charity. 320 more words


Where do I start quilting?

There are two main strategies when it comes to starting to machine quilt:

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The Other Side

So far this week hasn’t been very productive. I quilted the other side of the Market Bag, which went better and faster than the first side. 151 more words

Machine Quilting

Quilt As Desired Article 3: Filler Designs Add Texture

Today I’m continuing to share the series of machine quilting articles that I originally wrote for the National Quilting association as part of my Quilt as Desired column. 26 more words

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Stash Report And Liberated Play

No fabric in this week.
I finished up the liberated piecing blocks by putting them together in a small quilt the size of a placemat. This piece is my creative play for the month. 221 more words


Innovative quilt layout options

Do you always go for the standard setting of blocks when making a quilt?

Now that the lines between traditional and contemporary styles are well and truly blurred, it may be time to try something a little different!   679 more words

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