How to Block a Quilt
May01

How to Block a Quilt

Lynn and I talk a lot in our recent talk show episodes about prepping quilts for our upcoming guild show (and frankly, finishing quilting them!).  An important step for me is to block my quilts I want to hang in a show after they are quilted and before they are bound.  I filmed a little tutorial on how to blocked one of my smaller quilts, the Bluebird of Happiness, and offered some tips on how to do the same for larger quilts. The...

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Quilting Book Club: One-Patch Quilts
Apr26

Quilting Book Club: One-Patch Quilts

Join us for a fun discussion on one-patch quilt books! Chat live over on the YouTube page starting at 7pm US Eastern on Friday April 26, or leave us a comment here with your favorite one-patch books or patterns. To get links to the books discussed, visit the video page on...

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417: Statement Quilts and Quilting Designs
Apr19

417: Statement Quilts and Quilting Designs

In this episode, Pam and Lynn talk about statement and protest quilts, and tips for choosing a quilting design and keeping it consistent in quilting. This episode is brought to you by QT Fabrics and EnMart! The quilt hanging behind us is Pam’s quilt “Selfie”; learn more about the story behind the quilt here. Helpful links and tips from this episode (some links via Amazon Affiliate links): Get a kit for the tuffet on...

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April 2019 Virtual Stitch-In
Apr12

April 2019 Virtual Stitch-In

Join us for the April 2019 virtual stitch-in!  We’ll be streaming live from our sewing rooms; you can chat with us live over on the YouTube site starting at 7pm US Eastern.  Bring your burning questions for us, or ask them here ahead of time and we’ll do our best to answer...

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ICYMI: New Shop My Stash Color Theory Videos
Apr09

ICYMI: New Shop My Stash Color Theory Videos

We had such a good time doing the color theory lecture with the live Shop My Stash segment that we put out four new videos in the series on our YouTube channel. If you haven’t caught them yet, start with the first of four and check out Lynn’s tips for making prints sing and bringing out the best of your fabric.  The new videos cover topics including: Making use of novelty fabrics Mixing modern and traditional fabrics...

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