Bobbin In Quilts Blog

Free Quilting Tutorial - Pumpkin Block

Orange and Yellow Pumpkin Quilt Block

Halloween is coming up and my kids keep asking me when we are going to carve pumpkins. I figure it isn't the 31st yet! There is still plenty of time. So instead I made a pumpkin quilt block.

My Three Favorite Presser Feet for Quilting

One of the three main presser feet that I use while quilting.

When I am putting together a quilt, I always have a few key tools right at hand. Included in those tools are three presser feet. 

Weekly Update - Sewing Machine Repairs and more Row by Row

Brother machine getting dropped off for repair

"So I let out a deep sigh and resigned myself to the fact that I had to seek professional help." 

Weekly Update - Row By Row Experience and Quilt Shop Reviews

Row By Row Experience License Plates
While on a road trip with my family, I visited a few quilt shops that were participating in the 2018 Row by Row Experience.

Technique Tuesday - Stitches for Tying a Quilt - Knotted Stitch

Quilting Bee
This is the next installment of this series of how to tie quilting knots in quilts. Quilting bee style! 

Giveaway Time!

The Quilters Catalog by Meg Cox

I borrowed this book from my local library a few months ago and I loved it so much that I went out and bought one! I love all the tidbits of information and fun stuff in it. Through a series of events I ended up with an extra copy! 

So I want to give it to you!

Technique Tuesday - Stitches for Tying a Quilt - International Stitch

Quilting Bee

I had fun at a quilting bee learning and quilting together. Today I will be sharing the stitch we used to tie the quilts. It is one of the simplest and easiest to do. 

Technique Tuesday - YoYo Tutorial

Fabric YoYo tutorial
Yoyos are so much fun to make. They are quick and easy, and add a splash of texture and dimension to any quilt. 

Weekly Update - Mess ups

Raw Edge Quilting
There are lessons to learn from mistakes. This week was a wash for me.

Technique Tuesday - Quilter's Knot

Needle and Thread

What is a quilter's knot? 

A quilters knot is a quick little knot that quilters use, specifically when hand piecing or quilting. It is super fast to make and easy to use.

Weekly Update - Finished a WIP and Started Something New

Moroccan Lullaby Quilt
As things get crazy towards the end of the school year, sometimes my sewing had to take a back seat to life.  But to keep myself happy, I have been working on finishing this WIP (Work In Progress) from last Fall.

Technique Tuesday - Free Hot Pot Holder Tutorial

Hot Pot Holder in Teal and Grey
I have made so many hot pot holders in my life. Now you can do it too! These make great gifts and are great for practicing your quilting skills on.