In Tools

Quilting: What is Needed to Get Started?

In the past, you may have admired vintage quilts created by your grandmother or great-grandmother. You may have even wished that you knew how to make such high-quality heirloo (MORE)
In Tools

Quilting Questions: How to Make a Quilt by Paper Piecing

Paper piecing is an easy way to sew together complicated quilt blocks without a lot of cutting or measuring. With paper piecing, you pin fabrics to a paper pattern and sew thr (MORE)
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Adjusting Your Sewing Machine Walking Foot for Quilting

A walking foot is an essential tool for machine quilting. The walking foot pulls the upper layer of the quilt through the machine as it stitches, at the same time as the feed (MORE)
In Batting

Which Batting is Right for My Quilt Project?

Batting (also known as wadding in the UK) is the layer between the quilt top and the backing. Batting provides dimension on the surface of the quilt, as well as warmth. Battin (MORE)
In Batting

How to Make a Quilted Table Runner

Sewing a quilted table runner is a little more complex than a simple quilting project. Making a quilted runner requires experience in using batting so it may not be a suitable (MORE)