510: Star Quilt Block Smackdown and Choosing an Applique Method
Jan03

510: Star Quilt Block Smackdown and Choosing an Applique Method

In this episode, Pam and Lynn engage in a spirited debate about the best star quilt blocks – will the Sawtooth star, Lemoyne star, eight point star, or Kansas City Snowflake emerge victorious? Download your copy of the bracket here! After we declare a winner we wrap up with a discussion on choosing an applique method for a particular project – turned edge, fusible, and more. This episode is brought to you by QT Fabrics and...

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Make a Heart Quilt with Patchwork Applique
Dec24

Make a Heart Quilt with Patchwork Applique

Pam shows how to make patchwork applique hearts for a Valentine’s Day quilt or other sewing project. A lightweight fusible interfacing makes turning those curves a...

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509: Barn Quilts and Sketching for Quilters
Dec20

509: Barn Quilts and Sketching for Quilters

In this episode, Lynn and Pam talk about barn quilts and sketching tips for quilters. This episode is brought to you by QT Fabrics and EnMart! The quilt hanging behind us is our Nifty Christmas quilt; you can get the digital pattern to make your own! Helpful links and tips from this episode (some links via Amazon Affiliate links): Check out our new curated thread kits! Learn more about Barn Quilts or check our Suzy Parron’s...

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Dealing with Odd-Sized Quilt Blocks
Dec17

Dealing with Odd-Sized Quilt Blocks

This week, Pam is sharing some tips for dealing with odd-size quilts blocks and some ways to set to them so they work with more standard units sizes.  From sashing to setting to putting them on point, check out the helpful tips, including this table from Bonnie Hunter of common sizes for setting triangles! In this video, Pam was using leftovers from the Lucky Star quilt along (the quilt that keeps on giving!) that she had stitched...

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*CANCELLED* December 2019 Virtual Stitch-In
Dec13

*CANCELLED* December 2019 Virtual Stitch-In

Join us for a live virtual stitch-in from our sewing rooms as we work on quilt projects and more! You can chat with us live on YouTube from 7-8pm Friday, December 13th or catch the replay at your leisure. Unfortunately we can’t get our audio issues sorted out, so have to cancel tonight’s livestream. So...

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