Have you ever noticed that a scrappy quilt can be absolutely stunning, or it can be a real bore? While most people think scrap quilts are a ‘no brainer’ – meaning you just sew a bunch of your old fabrics together and voila, you have a great scrap quilt, in reality there’s a little more […]
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Summer is over, and it’s time to get back to the books! Or, for quilters, it’s time to get back to the sewing machine. Now that autumn is approaching – summer holidays to the lake have ended, the garden has been put to sleep, and the warm evenings are waning – our attention is turning […]
10 Best gifts for under $10! If your DH (that’s Dear Husband) is like most men, he has a tough time when it comes to gift giving at Christmas. Take our advice – print out this list, write the name and address of your favourite local quilt shop at the top, and leave it where […]
Are you excited to get your decorations up, but you’re looking for some new ideas to deck your halls, or maybe you’re in a decorating rut and need some new trimmings to impress Santa when he comes down the chimney? Here are twelve great quilty holiday decorating tips that you can easily incorporate into your […]
10 great tips for perfect projects every time! New quilters are often frightened by the Paper Piecing technique, citing that it ‘looks’ very complicated, with all those intricate little pieces used in the patterns. In fact, paper piecing is one of the simpler forms of quilting. It’s a bit like painting by numbers, except that […]