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What Size Is A Quilting Fat Quarter?

Posted by Kim O'Rourke on

One question that new quilters ask is "what are fat quarters?" or "what are those quilting squares called?".

Well, those quilting squares are Fat Quarters and are a very common way to buy patchwork and quilting fabric.

The official size of a commercial fat quarter is...

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Free Quilt Pattern: Plaid Quilt

Posted by Kim O'Rourke on

Super simple to make for beginners who know how to construct a quilt, and it will perfect your seam matching!

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Tutorial: Choosing The Correct Thread For Patchwork & Quilting

Posted by Kim O'Rourke on

The array of threads that greets you in any sewing or quilting shop or haberdashery department can be ridiculously confusing, can't it?

However finding your way through this thread minefield is a must.

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Free Sewing Pattern: Love Bugs

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These Love Bugs are made to bring joy and spread some happiness...

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Tutorial: How To Attach Binding To A Quilt

Posted by Kim O'Rourke on

If the front AND back of your quilt will be seen then there's a way of attaching binding that means the stitching on both sides is invisible.

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