NQC LIVE: April 2018

Join us for the next NQC Live installment, this time with special guest and quilting expert, Susan Guzman. Susan will be on the air answering your quilting questions live in this fun, interactive, and informative Q&A on Thursday, April 26th at 7 PM CST.

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5 Things You Need to Know About Quilting Rulers

One of our favorite tools of all time is the infamous quilting ruler. It’s hard to imagine how quilters from the past could make such precises quilts with only cardboard templates and scissors! We much prefer acrylic rulers and rotary cutters. But it can be difficult to keep up with all the new tools available. That’s why we’ve created our list of 5 things you need to know about your quilting rulers.

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5 Different Ideas for Log Cabin Quilt Blocks

Log Cabin quilt blocks are a timeless, and simple pattern easy for any quilter to master. However, more experienced quilters still love them, as Log Cabin blocks can be made many different ways. There really is a pattern for everyone! This versatile quilt block is a fun way to test your creativity in color and design to give a new spin on an old classic. Here, we’ve compiled a list of our best log cabin tutorials, patterns, and embellishments to give you some inspiration!

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Block 9

Well, we did it! We finally made it to our final block of the National Quilters Circle Quilt Block Challenge! It’s been an amazing journey so far, but we’re not done yet! It’s time to work on our final block: The Sterope Star! For this challenge, we are creating the beautiful Pleiades quilt pattern, designed

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Machine Quilting Pattern Ideas

Looking for some inspiration for your free motion quilting designs? We’ve compiled a list of pattern vocabulary for you to apply to your quilts! Free motion quilting can be difficult, but it really makes quilts look incredibly unique. Do any of these patterns give you inspiration to give it a try?

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Block 8

We’re eight weeks in to the National Quilters Circle Quilt Block Challenge, and we’re getting excited to see everyone’s finished quilts soon! But before then, it’s time to work on our eighth block: The Alicyone Star! For this challenge, we are creating the beautiful Pleiades quilt pattern, designed by the talented Gina Perkes of The

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Block 7

We may be nearing the end of the National Quilters Circle Quilt Block Challenge (can you believe it?), but we’re not slowing down! Let’s start working on our seventh block: The Taygeta Star! For this challenge, we are creating the beautiful Pleiades quilt pattern, designed by the talented Gina Perkes of The Copper Needle. Looking

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