{Tip} Improvised Hot Ruler

{Tip} Improvised Hot Ruler

Afton of Quilting Mod has been publishing a series of blog posts titled 10 Sewing Notions You Need to Know About. Recently, one of the items she talked about was a heat resistant ruler that can be used when turning and pressing seams. I thought this little tool was...
{Tutorial} How to ‘Spin’ Seams

{Tutorial} How to ‘Spin’ Seams

I’m just popping in with a quick How To on spinning seams. This is a helpful technique to use in a block where there are lots of seams coming together in one place – it can help to flatten the block and reduce bulk. I was in quilt class last night when one...
{Tip} Needle & Pin Magnet

{Tip} Needle & Pin Magnet

I’m just popping in with a quicky tip for you today. When quilting on my Sweet Sixteen, I usually like to bury my threads as I go so I don’t have to face a pile of them after the quilting is finished. This means I’m constantly grabbing a needle to...