Are you a fan of Mike, the QT Sewing Salesman yet? We sure are… he is making it so easy to get your projects down with his tips and tricks learned while traveling the southeastern part of the U.S. and talking with his shop customers. … Continue reading How to Quilt a Quilt- Part 4
How to Quilt a Quilt- Part 3
You’re almost there… how’s your project coming along? If you missed part 1 and 2 – no worries! Click here for Part 1 and Click here for Part 2 it’s not too late to join the fun and learn from Mike Flynn, QT Sewing Salesman! … Continue reading How to Quilt a Quilt- Part 3
How to Quilt a Quilt- Part 2
Did you enjoy your quilt sandwich? If you are saying what? I have no idea what you’re talking about…. you missed last week’s tutorial video. No problem! Click here to catch up and watch Part 1 – How to Quilt Your Quilt – Make a … Continue reading How to Quilt a Quilt- Part 2
How to Quilt a Quilt 4-Part Series!
Mike Flynn, QT Fabrics Sewing Salesman, is ready to show you how to finish a quilt top in a few hours – start to finish! You can quilt and bind your quilt tops fast and easy on your regular sewing machine.
In this 4 part video tutorial series, filmed while on-the-go, Mike will show you how to spray baste a quilt sandwich, quilt on your domestic sewing machine and put on the binding with your serger. Finish your quilts without a lot of extra expense so you have more money to spend on fabrics!
Part 1: How to Quilt Your Quilt – Make a Quilt Sandwich
The secret to easily quilting a quilt is to spray baste your quilt sandwich with a water-based spray glue like 505. Here’s how using a bed or a floor or a table… do what you can where you are!
The pattern shown in this video features Bohemian Rhapsody by Dan Morris for QT Fabrics and is called “Aurora Nights” You can buy at at your favorite independent quilt shop or via the pattern designer, Bound To Be Quilting. We loved how the ombre fabric is highlighted in this quilt!
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Sew Fast with Sew Very Easy!
Our friend Laura Coia of Sew Very Easy has an incredible YouTube channel of tutorials. Her wonderful step-by-step instructions and hints and tricks make trying new projects a pleasure. Laura created a fantastic video featuring our fabrics curated by Donna Robertson of Fabric Cafe using … Continue reading Sew Fast with Sew Very Easy!
Guest: Reed Johnson of Blue Bear Quilts!
Hello. I am Reed Johnson, owner of Blue Bear Quilts, http://www.bluebearquilts.com, a Friend of QT Fabrics, a quilt pattern designer and an educator. I have the pleasure of writing a guest blog post for QT Fabrics regarding my trip to the AccuQuilt headquarters in Omaha … Continue reading Guest: Reed Johnson of Blue Bear Quilts!
Jacqueline Quilt-along! Finale!
Are you amazed at how this quilt comes together? We hope you are having fun with Mike and sewing with this wonderful pattern by Pine Tree Country Quilts! It’s never too late to start with this blog quilt-along! Click here to see the supply … Continue reading Jacqueline Quilt-along! Finale!
Jacqueline Quilt-along! Week 3
How’s your quilt coming along? These bargello quilts look so much more complicated than they really are! We hope you are having fun with this beautiful collection of fabrics and wonderful pattern by Pine Tree Country Quilts! It’s never too late to start with this … Continue reading Jacqueline Quilt-along! Week 3
Jacqueline Quilt-along! Week 2
Did you gather your Jacqueline fabrics and this Pine Tree Country Quilts’ pattern, Bargello Star? It’s never too late to start with this blog quilt-along! Click here to see the supply list and intro to this great project! We hope you are ready to get started with this … Continue reading Jacqueline Quilt-along! Week 2
Jacqueline Quilt-along! Week 1
He’s at it again! Our Sales Manager, Mike, is ready to tackle another amazing quilt project and help you along the way! This quilt, featuring our Jacqueline collection, is just stunning with Pine Tree Country Quilts’ pattern, Bargello Star! Talk about a show-stopper! Bargello quilts never … Continue reading Jacqueline Quilt-along! Week 1