Welcome back, Thrivers! I hope you had a great week full of pretty fabric. Last week in the sew along we assembled our 9 favorite fat quarters as well as any extra sewing supplies. For a rundown on Week 1, as well as the full sew along schedule, check out the Week 1 blog post here.
This is the second design in a series of four quilts that represent the four seasons in a year, as well as seasons in our lives.
We love quilt history here at SQ, and we especially love anything and everything that has to do with our best friend, the sewing machine. In this post I share with you how the invention of the sewing machine changed sewing, and the whole world, forever.
One thing I love about quilting is that no matter how long you have been sewing, there's always a new technique or different approach to learn. You may be thinking that you have pressed thousands of seams over the course of your quilting career so you don't need a tutorial on how to press seams in a quilt.
Are you a newbie sewer? Welcome! You have come to the right place. Today on the blog I have the 6 best beginner quilt patterns for new quilters! These patterns were written with you in mind so you will be able to make any of them with success!
Cotton batting is hands down the most popular choice of batting for quilters today. Some may even call it the quilting world’s MVP because it has long been inducted into the crafting Hall of Fame. Even though it's a common choice, cotton batting is far from average.