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Choosing Fabrics For Quilting

Many crafters are drawn to quilting because of the wide variety of beautiful fabrics available. Walk into any fabric store or quilting shop, and your eyes are nearly overwhelmed with all the choice........ Read More

All About Quilting

Quilting is a craft that has been around for centuries. For hundreds of years, the Chinese have used quilted cloth for their padded winter clothing. The Crusaders found that the quilted shirts worn ........ Read More

Quilting Is For My Generation And Your Generation

Many people think of quilting as something a group of older women do by sitting in a circle and sewing until their fingers bled. Surely this still happens today, yet there are new and improved methods........ Read More

Essential Supplies For Quilting

If the quilting bug has bitten you, you may be confused about what exactly you will need for supplies for your new craft. A huge part of the fun of starting a new hobby is learning about what kinds........ Read More

The Benefits Of Quilting Designs

If you ever wondered where on earth all those graceful quilting designs come from on a quilt, several were designed by manual effort. Many others, however come from using a pattern. Before the days of........ Read More

Quilting Is A Hot D.i.y. Craft!

You may have heard the initials D.I.Y. and wondered what they stand for and what all the fuzz is about. D.I.Y. stands for Do It Yourself, and it is a hot trend in the craft world. One of the hotte........ Read More

The Art Of Quilting

We live in a day and age where fast and convenient is revered above all; time is a rare commodity and patience isn’t necessary. So, for most, the art of quilting is difficult to imagine. The level o........ Read More

Add Life To Your Quilting With Embroidery

Embroidery is enjoying a resurgence in popularity, much the same as quilting and knitting and other hand crafts. Many crafters who enjoy quilting also end up enjoying embroidery and might feel as i........ Read More

All About Thread For Quilting

The boom in quilting as a hobby and craft has caused manufacturers to produce a huge variety of thread. Yet you'll find there is such a wide selection of thread that choosing the correct thread for........ Read More

Mathematician Re-engineers Quilting

During her career as a software engineer, Marci Baker solved difficult mathematical problems. When she became a stay-at-home mom, she turned to solving another problem involving precision and speed: "........ Read More

Use Modern Quilting Software For Traditional Quilt Patterns

For hundreds of years, women all over this planet have been sewing quilts to keep their family members warm. And for all of these centuries, women had to do all the work "by hand" ... meaning their pr........ Read More

Quilting Fabric: Your Essential Guide

No quilt would be complete without quilting fabric, for obvious reasons. It is the material that makes a quilt a quilt and, as a result, you will need plenty of quilting fabric in order to complete th........ Read More

An Introduction To Quilting

"The art of quilting integrated the European and African cultures in America during the slave period. The African folk-tradition was considered inferior, and the European superior. In spite of this ga........ Read More

Hand Quilting

Now that you have all of the tools you need – quilting thread, thimble, quilt hoop or frame, and – most importantly – the quilt – you are ready to begin. Thread your needle with a strand of t........ Read More

The Art Of American Patchwork Quilting

The patchwork quilting has been around in America since the colonial times. It used to be that patchwork quilting was made from leftover fabric or was taken from clothes that were no longer usable. No........ Read More


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