10 Best Sewing And Quilting Tables For 2024

There comes a time in every new quilters’ life where they need to make the transition from the kitchen table to a quilting table.

Aside from the fact that the kitchen table will never do a good job containing all our sewing supplies, it does not provide comfortable support for our bodies.

Long periods of sewing at the kitchen table inevitably lead to sore neck and shoulder muscles.

The best solution for successful quilting with storage solutions and ergonomic comfort would be a sewing or quilting table or sewing cabinet.

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Go The Yard With These 15 Fun And Easy 3-Yard Quilt Patterns

3-yard quilt patterns

Sure, scrappy quilts are eye-catching and colorful, and who doesn’t love creating a quilt from a gorgeous fat quarter bundle? 

But sometimes, you want to make a quilt with a minimal fabric selection and timeless appeal. 

That’s why so many quilt pattern designers have created patterns for 3-yard quilts.

These patterns make fabric selection a breeze and are usually wonderful beginner-friendly designs. 

Let’s take an in-depth look into these versatile patterns and see what is possible with just three yards of fabric. 

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15 Magical Labyrinth Quilt Patterns You Must Try

Labyrinth Quilt Patterns

Today we’re going to go on an adventure through the winding paths of different labyrinth quilt patterns.

Before we dive into this mysterious pattern, let’s go over some basics.

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines a labyrinth as “a maze formed by paths separated by high hedges.”

But how is that translated into a quilt pattern?

The answer to this question is what I’ll reveal in this post.

So buckle up and don’t get lost in this beautiful maze of fabric and thread.

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15 Eye-Catching Optical Illusion Quilt Patterns

Optical Illusion Quilt Patterns

Have you ever seen a quilt that seemed to play tricks with your eyes, and you had to stop and wonder, “How did they do that?” 

Optical Illusion quilt patterns have a wonderful mixture of artistry and creativity; many times, they are much easier to create than they seem. 

In this post, we will thoroughly discuss illusion patterns, beginning with what they are and ending with 15 gorgeous examples of these fun, quirky patterns. 

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29 Charming And Eyecatching Log Cabin Quilt Patterns

Log Cabin Quilt Patterns

As quilters, we are constantly searching for the next quilt pattern we want to attempt, whether we’re beginners or seasoned professionals. 

One of the best quilt patterns for any skill level is the log cabin pattern. 

We’re going to take a closer look at log cabin quilts and see why they are an excellent choice for any quilter, no matter their skill level.

I’ll also show you 29 striking examples of the log cabin quilt pattern and answer some common questions surrounding the pattern. 

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17 Free Scrap Quilt Patterns For Your Next Project

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Every quilter knows that leftover pieces of fabric are inevitable.

While some people throw these scraps away, others are quite conscientious and look to make something from their scraps.

However, scrap quilting is not a new concept.

Looking back to the Victorian age, we find that the production of crazy quilts by upper-class women was a way for them to show off their wealth and knowledge of stitching.

The fabrics used were often brocades, silks, and chintz.

These scrap quilts were not made for utility but more for bragging rights as they were often draped across the chair in the front parlor for visitors to see.

Scrap quilting with cotton fabrics became popular during World War II when to waste something was unAmerican.

Out of necessity quilters recycled feed sackcloth and clothing to produce a scrap quilt.

These quilts were then donated to the American Red Cross or soldiers’ homes.

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