Quilt Blog

  • Top 10 Tips to Improve Your Quilting on a Domestic Sewing Machine

    Struggling with quilting your quilts on your domestic sewing machine? Been there! And today I'm sharing my top 10 quilting tips to improve your quilty game at home (you know, that goes beyond just using a walking foot!).
  • Chain Piecing Quilt Tutorial | A fun and quick quilting technique to join your quilt blocks

    This is the one technique that was a quilting game changer for me - chain piecing! Super simple and easy to implement in your quilting practice and today I'm showing you how to chain piece your quilt blocks for maximum piecing speed AND to save on thread!
  • Ultimate Foundation Paper Piecing Tutorial | Quiltmas Spectacular

    It's day 5 of Quiltmas Spectacular and I've got a fun foundation paper pieced block for you + a full step-by-step tutorial on how to FPP. Nothing beats FPP for sharp crisp lines!
  • Hex-N-More Ruler Tutorial

    You asked for it! Here's a full step-by-step picture tutorial on how to use the Hex 'N More ruler by Jaybird Quilts in preparation for the Libs Elliott Weight of Love quilt workshop.
  • DIY Quilt Design Wall

    I'm sharing how to make your own DIY design wall. Perfect for planning out quilt designs, laying out your blocks to ensure you are piecing them together properly and just brainstorming quilt design ideas. Best quilting tool for your sewing studio and you can DIY. Click to learn more!
  • The Making of an Improv Charity Quilt Block

    Got some scraps you're not sure what to do with? Check-out this fun improv charity block I made using only scraps!

  • Paper Piecing - A Quilting Technique

    I have been on a total paper piecing kick as of late! In all honesty, I was kind of avoiding this quilting technique as it seemed a little strange...