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What to Look for in a Rotary Cutter

Part of achieving precision and beauty in quilt-making is using the right tool for the right job. A rotary cutter is composed of a wheeled blade and a handle, just like a pizza cutter. Because your hand doesn’t nudge the cloth or otherwise get in the way, it’s easier to cut in a straight line…

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Germany 2021

We are excited to announce the next National Quilters Circle tour to beautiful Germany and Austria! Join us for an amazing experience combining incredible sightseeing, once-in-a-lifetime visits to the world-famous Christmas markets in Salzburg, Nuremburg and Innsbruck, hands-on quilting workshops, unique excursions and the opportunity to experience it all with fellow quilters.

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Happily Engaged in the Creative Process of Quilting

When I decided to retire from teaching I was asked, “What will you do?” People wanted to know how I would fill my time when I opted out of teaching. I realized they also wanted to know how they would spend their time. After all teachers have a hurried, jam-packed schedule filled with children, bells,…

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Essential Quilting Value Bundle

Bundle: Essential Quilting Value Set, including 3 tools With this big value bundle, you’ll get everything you need to learn and use in-depth quilting techniques, and to create fantastic quilts. You’ll even get three useful accessories that will help you get the job done. This bundle includes: A set of 7 quilt sticks in popular…

Organizing Your Sewing Room Part 2: Fabric

Have you ever looked around your sewing area and thought, “There has to be a better way!” Personally, I’ve been struggling with a bit of fabric disorganization as of late. I’m always so busy finishing a quilt or cutting out the next project that I often start piling up fabric on the side of my…

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Machine Quilting with Heather Thomas 4-DVD Class Set

4-DVD Class Set: Machine Quilting with Heather Thomas No matter what your experience level is, or the quilting styles you’re most comfortable with, you can increase the diversity of your quilts and work more efficiently by learning a wide range of machine quilting techniques. In this selection of four classes, you’ll get four of National…

Machine Quilting with Heather Thomas 4-Class Set (DVD + Streaming)

Bundle: Machine Quilting with Heather Thomas 4-Class Set (DVD + Streaming) PLUS FREE GIFT: Your Free 45 mm Ergonomic Rotary Cutter ($30 Value) will be automatically added to your order when you purchase this set. Get it now! No matter what your experience level is, or the quilting styles you’re most comfortable with, you can…

So You Want to Try Hand Quilting?

Back in the day, quilters didn't have many of the luxuries we now take for granted, but they still made beautiful quilts. Now, we opt to hand quilt not out of necessity, but for the nostalgia and it's soft look. If you been looking to try out hand quilting but don't know where to start, don't worry, we've got you covered! Not only can you learn to hand quilt, but we've got quilting tutorials for hand quilted embroidery, hand applique techniques, and more! Check out our hand quilting tips below.

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Precut Quilting 3-Class Set + FREE Companion Book

Bundle: Precut Quilting 3-Class Set + FREE Companion Book (DVD + Streaming Video) This set includes three of National Quilters Circle’s best video classes to help you with all things precut. With almost 6 hours of instruction, this set includes everything you need to know on how and when to use precuts, including some fun…

The Quilting and Sewing Sweepstakes Official Rules

The Quilting and Sewing Sweepstakes Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. Sweepstakes Entry Period/Sponsor: The Quilting and Sewing Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 AM Central Time (“CT”) on 05/26/20 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on 06/23/20 (the “Sweepstakes Entry Period”). Sponsor:…

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