Colleen Tauke

NQC LIVE! May 2020

Colleen Tauke
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On this month’s LIVE Q&A, Ashley Hough and special guest, Colleen Tauke, chatted about how to properly hang your quilt on the wall, what to make out of Jelly Rolls and the quilt as you go method. Come back next month to get your questions answered LIVE!

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6 Responses to “NQC LIVE! May 2020”

  1. Santina gangemi

    Hi i am from Melbourne Australia. How to stop getting puckers on the back of your quilt?

  2. Cathy Sargent

    I’m piecing a quilt of HST only. If I plan to wash it in the washing machine, would you suggest securing the seams?

    • Customer Service

      Hello Cathy,

      Thank you for contacting us. I would secure the seams. And I usually wash on a delicate cycle.

      If you have any other concerns, please contact us at 1-855-706-3538, or chat with us on our site.

      We greatly appreciate your business!


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  3. Kathy Jones

    How do you know if you have a low shank or high shank on my sewing machine?

    • Customer Service

      Hello Kathy,

      Thank you for your patience while I reached out to the expert, here is the reply:


      You can either consult your machine manual- as it should tell you. Or, you can measure. A high shank machine will measure approximately 1 1/4″ from the screw to the bottom of the foot, whereas a low shank will be approximately 3/4″ from the screw to the bottom of the foot.


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  4. jpnlaura

    How do you feel about cotton vs polyester or blend threads with cotton fabrics? My machine likes poly-blends, so I use them but the quilt police came by one day and gave me a warning about it!

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