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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|Quilting Machines|

Quilting Revealed – What About Free Motion Quilting?

Ever wonder how some quilts stitched on versatile Janome quilting machines can have such intricate and amazing scrolls and designs sewn into them so perfectly?

Chances are, those beautiful designs have been stitched using a technique called free motion quilting.

This quilting technique on a machine like the Janome AQ18-8DX [...]

January 14th, 2019|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|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|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|Quilting Machines|