Category Archives: Tutorials

A step by step photo tutorial on how to make a modern quilted ornament. This free tutorial scales down a Tail Feather quilt block. Beginner friendly!

A Beautifully Modern Quilted Ornament Tutorial

A quilted ornament tutorial only means one thing: holiday sewing season is officially upon us, friends. Making handmade gifts is always so fun and meaningful! One thing that can make it extra great, though, is when the gift is made up entirely of scraps and things you already have on hand! 

These quilted Christmas ornaments are a modified, scaled down Tail Feather block and are SO fun and easy to make.

How to sew curves tutorial - Suzy Quilts | Modern Fans is a bold, contemporary quilt pattern that includes king, queen, twin, throw and baby quilt sizes as well as a video tutorial!

How to Sew Curves in a Quilt

Learning how to sew curves is just like learning how to ride a bike. Do you remember that first time riding without the training wheels? As a little girl, I would have been quite content to cruise around the neighborhood with my training wheels still on until my bags were packed for college.

Make a Triangle Jitters quilt with 8 fat quarters! This is a beginner-friendly half square triangle pattern. Discover how to achieve this ombré effect with the exact fabrics I used!

Make a Triangle Jitters Quilt with 8 Fat Quarters

The Triangle Jitters quilt pattern is one of the most popular patterns in the SQ library. Using just the simple half square triangle, it creates a dynamic, modern design while still remaining beginner-friendly. The fabric requirements in the pattern are designed for using yardage, however you can make it with scraps, or in this case, make a Triangle Jitters quilt with 8 fat quarters* and a background fabric!