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Don’t Let Your Hands Get Dry and Cracked From Quilting!

If you do a lot of quilting, whether by hand or with a Juki quilting machine like the Juki HZL-DX7, there’s a good possibility you’ve had dry hands.

In extreme cases, your skin might even chap or crack from the amount of use they’re getting while you work on your [...]

May 13th, 2019|Juki HZL DX7, Juki Quilting Machines|

I’m Making A Patchwork Quilt – What Fabric Should I Use?

Patchwork quilts are a favorite quilting design made for generations as a way to use up scraps of fabric that would otherwise go to waste.

Sure, the quilts we make today with our Juki quilting machines are usually a little more planned; however, the basic idea is still the same.

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April 18th, 2019|Juki Quilting Machines, Juki TL2010Q|

Quilting Revealed – Binding Basics – Machine or Hand Finish?

The last part of any quilting project done on a quilting machine like the Juki TL-2200QVP is adding the finishing binding.

It’s a fairly simple process once you’ve made or bought your binding tape and can be done either using your Juki quilting machine or by hand with needle and [...]

January 31st, 2019|Juki Quilting Machines, Quilting Machines|

Quilting Revealed – Binding Basics – Let’s Make Binding!

Your quilt is all finished, save for stitching on a nice edge binding with your Juki quilting machine.

An easy option is to just buy some pre-made binding tape that you can apply in a few minutes with a machine like the Juki TL-2200QVP-S.

Another option that gives you free [...]

January 28th, 2019|Juki Quilting Machines, Quilting Machines|

Quilting Revealed – How To Block Your Quilt!

You’ve almost finished with that amazing quilt you’ve been sewing on your Juki quilting machine and all you need to do is put on the binding.

Do you know what time it is? It's time to block that quilt!

Although you don’t have to block the quilts you sew with [...]

January 23rd, 2019|Juki Quilting Machines, Quilting Machines|

Quilting Revealed – Loading Onto A Longarm Quilting Machine!

Longarm quilting machines can seem a little intimidating, especially when you’re ready to load your project onto that huge quilting frame.

Fortunately, loading your project onto the frame in preparation for stitching on a longarm machine like the Juki TL-2200QVP is not as difficult as it may seem.

It does [...]

January 21st, 2019|Juki Quilting Machines, Quilting Machines|

Quilting Revealed – Should I Use Longarm Quilting?

Quilting is a unique sewing craft in that there are actually three ways you can do quilting.

Many people use standard sewing and quilting machines for their projects; however, some also their hand quilting by hand with needle and thread.

Your third option is using a longarm machine like the [...]

January 16th, 2019|Juki Quilting Machines, Quilting Machines|

Quilting Revealed – Hand Quilting Basic Info!

Before there were amazing quilting machines like the Juki TL-2200QVP, everyone did quilting by hand.

A time-honored craft and tradition, hand quilting still has a certain appeal to it that attracts many sewists.

A bit of hand stitching can also look nice on projects that are mainly sewn on quality [...]

January 10th, 2019|Juki Quilting Machines, Quilting Machines|

Quilting Revealed – Which Is The Right Batting?

There’s nothing like finishing a fluffy, warm quilt that you’ve been sewing on your quilting machine for weeks.

Are you maybe interested in making a lighter, cooler blanket or a hypoallergenic bedspread?

Well, guess what? There is a batting for that!

Quilt batting comes in many types for use in [...]

January 7th, 2019|Juki Quilting Machines, Quilting Machines|

Quilting Revealed – Half Square Triangles Anyone Can Make!

A triangle is a fun shape to use when piecing together a quilt top on a quilting machine like the Juki TL-2200QVP-S.

Making perfect triangles can be a real challenge; however, unless you know the trick to cutting half squares.

Make half square triangles that come out great every time using this [...]

December 24th, 2018|Juki Quilting Machines, Quilting Machines|