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Sewing Machine Feet for Free Motion Quilting

Sewing Machine Feet for Free Motion Quilting There are 3 types of Sewing Machine Feet for Free Motion Quilting that are most commonly referred to and used. Is a Walking Foot and whilst technically is not "Free Motion" it is an excellent tool for quilting and great for beginners to get the feel of sandwiching your [...]

Free Motion Quilting Tips and Hints

Free Motion Quilting Tips and Hints With so much talk about "free motion quilting" many of us that have not tried it, or fairly new to it are feeling a little over-whelmed. We look at the work that is always show cased, sit down at the machine to try, and guess what, in many cases [...]

How To Use Inkjet Printable Fabrics

How To Use Inkjet Printable Fabrics Personalise Quilts and Sewing Projects with your favourite photos, patterns and images Interesting Tip: Did you know that if you are short a smallish piece of fabric, and you are using cotton or similar, you can actually scan your fabric, then, print it onto your Inkjet Printable Fabric.  This [...]

By | February 25th, 2014|Blog, General, Quilting Beginners, Quilting Tutorials, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

Essential Quilting Equipment

Essential Quilting Equipment: This outlines the basic equipment required, many of us have far more, our equipment can be a little like the “Quilters Stash” varied and wide. And as your hobby grows, so will your equipment, But you do not need everything immediately, believe me that will happen over time. When you do start [...]

By | February 9th, 2014|Blog, General, Quilting Beginners|0 Comments

Reading Patterns

Reading Patterns Quilting and Sewing Tip: Before you do anything, Reading Patterns and Instructions for either our Quilting or Sewing projects can go a long way to making  sure you understand them. If you have any doubts, clear them before purchasing fabric or beginning to cut. Google is a great resource for terminology and techniques, and [...]