Archive for October 2013 | Monthly archive page

Fabric Grain

Warp, Weft & Bias = Fabric Grain. Most quilters that have come from a dressmaking background will be aware of fabric grain, how it can cause problems and how to manipulate it to advantage. Not all quilters I speak to are aware of what fabric grain is, so here’s a brief explanation that may be helpful. If […]

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Oct 26, 2013

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in: Tips & Tutorials

Crimplene to Seersucker

Scrap bag quilting… Crimplene to Seersucker. When I’m asked… When did you start making quilts? My reply is usually, in 1991 when I attended a Double Wedding Rings quilt class. But that is not strictly correct. I remember, in my early teens, English paper piecing a Grandmother’s Flower Garden quilt top. With three daughters my Mother […]

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Oct 17, 2013

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in: Chat