Tutorials

{Tip} How to Stitch Diamonds that Pop!

{Tip} How to Stitch Diamonds that Pop!

On Monday I showed you some close up pics of the diamonds I quilted in the sashing strips of my William Morris quilt. As a reminder, here they are: I thought you might like to stitch this design on one of your own quilts, so I’m going to show you how I did it...
{Tutorial} Totebag with Zipper Closure

{Tutorial} Totebag with Zipper Closure

I just uploaded the rewritten tutorial on the Nine Patch Totebag with Recessed Zipper as promised, albeit just a little late. Here is the second bag I made for picture taking purposes for the tutorial. Halfway through the process I decided I wanted my bag to be...
{Tutorial} FMQ Feather Border

{Tutorial} FMQ Feather Border

Today I thought I would share with you the steps I used to make the feathered border in my Twelve Year quilt. No, I still don’t have pictures of the quilt.  🙁 I was going to take it outside even though it’s so rainy and gloomy, but my yard is one big soggy...
{Tip} How I Hand Stitch Binding

{Tip} How I Hand Stitch Binding

My favorite method for adding binding to a quilt is to machine stitch it to the front and hand stitch it to the back. I love that last little bit of time to connect with the quilt. If it’s a gift, I send a lot of positive thoughts and love while I’m...