Wondering How To Miter Corners On A Quilt? We’ve Got You Covered

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When creating a quilt, sometimes we decide we want to add an extra border to our projects, whether adding more length and width or just enhancing the aesthetic of the overall quilt.  

But what do you do if you want to add a little extra panache to your border?

Today, in an easy-to-follow step-by-step tutorial, I want to show you how to create mitered corners on a quilt, specifically for borders. 

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11 Excellent Sewing Kits For Your Quilting And Sewing Needs

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Sewing is an exciting hobby/passion to learn, but how do you know which notions you need to start?

There are hundreds of different notions and tools available, and it can feel a bit overwhelming when you are just starting out. 

Luckily, many companies have excellent sewing kits for beginners to take the stress out of choosing the perfect items for beginner projects.

In this post, we’ll go over what to look for in a sewing starter kit, and then I will show several great options to get you started.

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15 Free Irish Chain Quilt Patterns That Are Beautiful And Easy To Make

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For a beginner quilter, finding a quilt pattern can sometimes feel a bit overwhelming and confusing.

There are so many gorgeous designs out there, but what would be a good starting point for a beginner to hone in on their piecing and cutting skills?

My answer: the single Irish chain quilt.

This pattern has everything a beginner could need to learn the basics of quilt making and have fun doing it.

Irish chain quilts have a timeless design that’s so pleasing to the eye.

Let’s take a look at 15 free patterns to choose from to create your own. 

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11 Best Sewing Chair Choices For 2022

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Setting up a dedicated sewing station is a big step, and choosing all the furniture can be a bit intimidating.

One of the biggest challenges is choosing the right sewing chair. 

Think about it — you’ll be sitting in this chair for hours at a time, especially if you are a quilter.

You need a great chair to support your back, hips, and legs.

A chair can make all the difference in your comfort level when sewing.

This article is exclusively dedicated to helping you find the best chair for you and answering the question, “What is the best sewing chair?”

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Your Complete Guide To The Best Fabrics For Quilting

When diving into the wonderful world of quilting, one of the most exciting aspects and steps to creating quilts is the fabric.

The fabric itself can tell a story and completely change the look and feel of the project depending on what material you choose.

Today, we’ll go over all the different types of quilt fabric and hopefully help answer the question, “What is the best quilting fabric?

By the end of this article, you’ll have clarity on the perfect fabric for your next project. 

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Make A Festive Quilted Christmas Stocking With Our Easy Tutorial

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Christmas stockings hanging on the mantle is the quintessential Christmas tradition that many of us cherish and pass on in our families.

Sure, you can buy stockings at most big box stores around the holidays, but how much more fun would it be to make your own?

In this post, I show you how to sew Christmas stockings with a simple, easy-to-follow tutorial.

I also give you a few other Christmas stocking designs that you can use to create your palette for unique stockings for your family and friends.

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