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How to Make a "Dandy" Quilt Block - Technique Tuesday

Dandy Quilt Block
For the month of February, my quilt guild was supposed to learn about a quilt block called the "Dandy Block."

How to Make a Single Irish Chain Block - Technique Tuesday

Single Irish Chain Block
This year, for the quilt guild I am apart of, I am providing instructions for how to make a different quilt block each month. For the month of January, we learned about the Single Irish Chain.

Three types of Quilted Snowflake Mini Quilts - Technique Tuesday

Paper Snowflakes - my Inspiration

I love looking up to the sky and seeing the snow falling. 

I was wondering if I could make snowflakes out of fabric the same way I make snowflakes out of paper.

How to Make Mitered Corners on Quilt Binding

How to make mitered corners on a quilt binding
Don't know what a mitered corner is? Think of it like an envelope closure for the corners. I will show you two ways to make them. 

Technique Tuesday - Thimble Selection

Antique Metal Thimble with Antique Thread
Finding a thimble that is right for you takes some trial and error, but here is some information to help you get on the right path.

Technique Tuesday - Quilt Labels

Preprinted Quilt Label

Quilt Labels. The very last thing you need to do before the quilt is done! They are so easy to skip but probably one of the most important things for the quilt.

Free Tutorial - Simple and Fast Sunflower Mini Quilt

Sunflower Mini Quilt
A free tutorial on how to make this fast and easy Sunflower Mini Quilt! Perfect for summer home decor!

Technique Tuesday - Stitches for Tying a Quilt - Crow's Feet Stitch

Quilting Bee
This is the last installment of this series of how to tie quilting knots in quilts. Quilting bee style! This one is called a Crow's Feet Stitch.

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! 

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. 

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.