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Scant Quarter Inch Seam Allowance

Scant Quarter Inch Seam Allowance
Have you ever been asked to sew a "scant" quarter inch seam allowance? Technically, is a just a little bit less than a quarter inch seam allowance. A lot of times I will find instructions calling for a scant when making half square triangles and quarter square triangles, sometime even flying geese. 

I Need Some Sewing Time - Weekly Update

Pin Wheel Block Quilt Top
Have you ever had that moment in the day when you just want to escape? I am having one of those weeks. All I really want to do is escape to my sewing room, close the door, and not come out till I have spent many, many hours working on a quilt. 

How I Clean my Sewing Machine

Cleaning my sewing machine

An essential part of quilting and sewing is cleaning out your machine regularly. This helps the machine stay in ideal working order.