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Apr 04, 2020

Stenciling a quilt

Do you recommend each similar block be stenciled & quilted the same or would you use different patterns?

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Apr 03, 2020

Homespun fabric

My grandson wants his quilt to have some homespun fabric, but he doesn't want all homespun. Can I mix cotton or some other fabric? If so, what other

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Mar 22, 2020

How to Prepare 100% Cotton Bed Sheets for Quilt Panels

I'm preparing to make a memory quilt out of baby clothes. I will be using cotton bed sheets for panels. This is my first quilt and not sure how to

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Mar 19, 2020

T-shirt Applique onto Cotton Fabric

I am making my 2nd quilt ever. It is a baby quilt for a friend who’s mother died right before she got pregnant. I have a T-shirt that I would like

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Mar 19, 2020


Does anybody know how to Fanfold. My pattern has told me to start with 4”strips and fanfold to make 15 - 3” blocks.

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Mar 15, 2020

Diana, first time quilter

I have my quilt top all finished and I'm finally ready to quilt it. My question is: Do I need to iron something onto the back of my fabric before I

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Mar 14, 2020

Using Flannel and Cotton

Using flannel and cotton quilt fabric in the same quilt. Trying to use up scraps, making a baby quilt. So can I use flannel with the cotton fabric?

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Mar 12, 2020

Using triangles sewn together

Hi. I've never made a quilt before, and am using triangles that were sewn together for a banner/ pennant/ bunting that was hung over a patio for a reception.

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Mar 12, 2020


How do you make flying geese out of triangles?

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Mar 11, 2020


When a fabric has no visible selvedges (eg. from a old cushion or piece of clothing), how do you square up the material so you get accurate cuts? Thank

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