Modern Marks Meets The Stitch TV Show
Nov29

Modern Marks Meets The Stitch TV Show

We showcased our new pattern Into the Groove a few weeks ago, featuring the Modern Marks fabric line by Christa Watson for Benartex.  We get to take another look at it and share some of the quilting prep tips with you today! As a reminder, here’s the whole quilt: As with most quilts, we had the option to either do an all-over quilting pattern or quilt “to the block”.  To keep it interesting, I did a jagged stipple...

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How do Handmade Bags with Quilting Cotton Hold Up?
Apr27

How do Handmade Bags with Quilting Cotton Hold Up?

I’m teaching another bag-making class this Saturday and became very aware that recently my purse of choice the last few years is looking a little worse for wear.  I’m teaching the Candice Bag, and it’s been my favorite purse pattern ever because it’s got plenty of room and fits a variety of speciality purse items (tablet, random hand sewing project, etc.) without a problem. I needed to refresh my experience in...

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Tips & Tricks 005
Dec23

Tips & Tricks 005

While you’re waiting for the next episode to drop on Friday – yes! on Christmas! – here’s a short tip from Lynn on taming those unruly spools.

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Tips and Tricks – 002
Oct05

Tips and Tricks – 002

In this episode, Lynn gives a tip on storing broken or “retired” needles and pins before throwing them away.

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Tips & Tricks – 001
Sep07

Tips & Tricks – 001

It’s our first Tips and Tricks video! These are shorter videos we’ll be posting to answer viewer questions we may not get to on episodes of the show. Our first question asker may be familiar to listeners of Pam’s podcast Hip to be a Square and quilt podcasts in general. Two imaginary points if you can figure out who it...

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