Category Archives: Quilting 101

A stay stitch can help secure a quilt top before quilting. Learn why to stay stitch a quilt with advice from experienced quilters! suzyquilts.com

5 Reasons to Stay Stitch a Quilt

Earlier this year, someone posted a question about stay stitching a quilt in the Suzy Quilts Patterns Facebook group, and our team realized that a lot of new quilters don't know what a stay stitch is! If you're one of those people, we're here with instructions for how (and when) to stay stitch a quilt, plus advice from experienced quilters and professional longarm quilters.

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Use this beginner-friendly flying geese tutorial plus video to make a classic quilt block. suzyquilts.com

Easy Flying Geese Quilt Block Tutorial

The Flying Geese quilt block is simple, versatile, and relatively quick to make. You can make them one at a time using small pieces of fabric, or even 4-at-a-time to speed up the process.

Flying Geese can stand alone as a single block, stacked on top of each other to give the appearance of geese flying in the sky, or can be used to make many other famous quilt blocks — the Sawtooth Star being one of them.

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This Ultimate Guide to Picking Fabric for a Quilt is packed with actionable steps and tools help you choose fabric with confidence. suzyquilts.com

Picking Fabric for a Quilt: Part 1 – The Creative Process

We're so happy you're here! This content is for subscribers of The Cutting Table — a digital mini magazine written and designed by the creative team here at Suzy Quilts. There's so much more great stuff we can't wait to show you! Click Subscribe to read about all of the tutorials, articles, videos, and industry shop discounts you get.

This Ultimate Guide to Picking Fabric for a Quilt is packed with actionable steps and tools help you choose fabric with confidence. suzyquilts.com

Picking Fabric for a Quilt: Part 2 – Design & Color

We're so happy you're here! This content is for subscribers of The Cutting Table — a digital mini magazine written and designed by the creative team here at Suzy Quilts. There's so much more great stuff we can't wait to show you! Click Subscribe to read about all of the tutorials, articles, videos, and industry shop discounts you get.

Easy half square triangles tutorial for beginner quilters. suzyquilts.com

Easy Half Square Triangles Tutorial (VIDEO!)

Beginner and advanced quilty friends alike, I simply love that we all share one common thing — an appreciation for half square triangles! You can make hundreds of different quilts using just the simple HST. This half square triangles tutorial includes a conversion chart and instructions on how to make this wonderful quilt block three different ways.

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