Tag Archives: piecing

How to use delicious leftovers to make a Floating 4-patch block – Quilting Tips & Techniques 177

This video shows how to use up some leftover fabrics, 2 1/2″ and 5″ squares, to make a Floating 4-patch block that measures 7″ and finishes at 6 1/2″ square. This makes a delicious scrappy quilt!

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How to make an “Up-Size” Star Quilt – Quilting Tips & Techniques 173

This video shows how to deliciously “up-size” an 8″ star block into a one block quilt where the block measures 56″, quite an up-size! Here we show you how to cut and sew larger pieces of fabric. Using 8 x … Continue reading

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How to mark and cut scallops on a quilt border – Quilting Tips & Techniques 170

This video shows how to mark a quilt top with scallops and cut the edges of a quilt to have a scalloped edge.

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How to Mitre the corners on a Quilt Border – Quilting Tips & Techniques 168

This video shows how to add a single border to a quilt with mitred corners.

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How to make a fun block with squares and folds – Quilting Tips & Techniques 166

This video shows how to have some fun with squares of fabric and some folds. The block size depends on what size squares you use, in this video the squares are cut 4 1/2″ square so will finish at 4″ … Continue reading

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Spending time In Houston, Texas

So here I am in Houston, attending Internaional Quilt Market and Festival, loads to see and learn about and even just a little bit of enjoyment!! So here is the sunrise this morning from the motel room, the sun is … Continue reading

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