Bobbin In Quilts Blog

Weekly Update - More Polyester Pants!

Seven polyester throw quilts
Seven more throw quilts made out of polyester pants!

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." 

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.

Weekly Update - WIP, UQG, and UQSM

UQSM Logo
This week I was pretty busy quilting, but not on a new pattern. There was a lot of WIP, UQG, and UQSM going on!

Weekly Update - Bombs Bursting Quilt Reveal

Bombs Bursting Quilt Pattern in Patriotic Red, White and Blue
It's official! The Bombs Bursting Quilt is done and the pattern is available! There are so many ways to make it yours. There are some variations to check out too.

Weekly Update - Bombs Bursting Quilt Pattern Sneak Peak

Sneak Peak of Bomb Bursting Quilt
Check out a sneak peak of the Bombs Bursting Quilt and Pattern.

Technique Tuesday - Squaring Up a Block

Squaring up a quilting block

One of important steps when making a quilt is making sure that your block is the correct size. This is especially true when your blocks are made from more than one piece of fabric.

Weekly Update - Bombs Bursting Beginning

Trimming edges from blocks in red white and blue.
This week I have been hard at work, starting a new quilting pattern! Check out the sneak peak and sign up for my newsletter.

Technique Tuesday - How to Make a Wreath with Scrap Fabric

Spring colored scrap fabric wreath in pink, teal, purple, and yellow

Have you ever thought "I have way too many scraps! I am never going to use all these!" 

Well, make a Fabric Scrap Wreath and that will help you feel better about the ever-growing pile!

Technique Tuesday - Denim Storage

Roll of cut blue denim
Today I share a tip for storing old denim jeans for quilting.