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How to Make a Square Quilt by Marking ¼” on the Machine

Learn how to make a square quilt every time by ensuring you have an accurate quarter inch seam allowance. Kelly Hanson shares a great way to test your seam allowance as well as a way to fix your seam allowance if necessary. Piecing Even if you are new to quilting you’ve probably found that most…

Thread Saver

Robin Sruoginis shares some ideas that can help quilters save time and frustration. Robin shows us how she organizes repetitive quilt squares for seaming and piecing. Then, learn how to make a simple thread saver out of a small piece of fabric to make sewing your quilt squares much easier and less time consuming.

Squaring Up Quilt Blocks with Precision

When piecing a block, even if you have been careful when sewing your seams, you may find that the block is slightly off square when you finish it. This can be especially true when you create unique quilt blocks that may be more complicated and have more pieces. ZJ Humbach teaches you how squaring up…

How to Create a Tilted Quilt Block

While cutting quilting fabric into smaller pieces and then piecing them back together in various ways is generally how a quilt comes together, every now and again quilters have fabric that they don’t necessarily want to cut down. Heather Thomas shows you how you can use larger squares of fabric and add strips cut at…

What to Do with Your Leftover Fabric Scraps

Whether you’ve just finished your first quilt or you’ve been quilting for years, you probably have some scraps leftover from past projects. In this tutorial with Toby Lischko, learn how to use fabric scraps to create larger units and turn them into quilts. Organization One of the first steps to using up all of your…

Master Your Quilting Skills 11-Class Set

Description Master Your Quilting Skills 11-Class Set Learn and master essential skills every quilter should keep ready on hand with the Quilting Master Workshop Collection. Whether you’re an experienced quilter or new to the pursuit, join Ashley Hough, ZJ Humbach, and Heather Thomas on a journey through 11 detailed classes to inspire a new outlook…