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Hand Applique

Hand Applique

The term applique is the process of layering and sewing one layer of fabric on top of one another.

Material Gains

Material Gains

What fabric to choose and the many design styles available.

Glossary of Terms

Glossary of Terms

Confused about the language used by quilters? Find plenty of useful terms listed here for future reference

Colour for Quilters

Colour for Quilters

Colour is very personal. Follow the simple guide here, illustrated with stunning quilts, and get ideas for your own masterpiece

Fabric Piecing

Fabric Piecing

Speedy sewing techniques for patches including chain sewing, half and quarter square triangles,plus fast four and nine patch blocks

Foundation Piecing

Foundation Piecing

A sure fire method for precise piecing

Continous Bias Binding

Continous Bias Binding

How to make continuous bias binding for your quilts

Essential Equipment

Essential Equipment

Everything you need to start quiltmaking

Top 5 Basic techniques

Colour for Quilters

Colour is very personal. Follow the simple guide here, illustrated with stunning quilts, and get ideas for your own masterpiece

Denim Delights

Time for another challenge! On your marks, get set....

The don't panic guide to today's sewing machine shop

Carolyn Sinclair leads you through purchasing the right machine

Jan's Tote Bag Tutorial

Jan has put together a photo tutorial to illustrate her method of making a quilted tote bag, inspired by the one she made to hand over Tessa's wedding quilt this summer.

Alison's Scrap Quilt Tutorial

Make your own version of Alison's gorgeous scrap quilt

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