"Make a fun little color wheel pincushion to brighten up your sewing space with this free paper pieced pattern and tutorial. Customize your color wheel colors to remind you of your favorite color system, or create your very own personal color wheel."
Amanda Murphy is showing a number of quick videos highlighting her tips for free-motion quilting swirls at WeAllSew. They give such great texture and movement to a quilt, yet people frequently struggle to find a style that suits them. But once you learn the basic rhythm, there are so many variations that you’ll be sure to find one that you enjoy.
Cotton has been woven to make fabric for thousands of years. Today, this natural fabric is available in a variety of weights, colors, patterns, and weaves. Quilters, especially traditional quilters, primarily use quilting cotton in their quilts. Learn the best way to use quilting cotton when you sew!
In Part 2 of BERNINA's Understanding a Stitch series you'll learn how machine adjustments will affect your stitch. Then you'll learn about things like tension, stitch plates, and the many possible edit features, which will give you total control of how your stitch looks. Learn how to take control of your machine with BERNINA Educator Debbie Cacciamani.
If you liked BERNINA's video on how to choose the perfect needle to sew with, then you will love their video on the next logical step, understanding the stitch that you are going to make with that needle. "learn how a stitch is created, what factors affect how the stitch looks" and so much more!
What is as inexpensive as a magazine to make, but as beautiful as an engagement ring? A Diamond Quilt Block, and you can learn how to make one with ease from the help of TQS guest MJ Kinman. Utilize her freezer paper piecing technique and have a stunning diamond in your hands in no time!
"The Busy Bee is a delightful motif to embellish any floral quilt and looks fabulous when stitched among appliqué flowers." Learn from Lori Kennedy at WeAllSew how to do this free-motion technique with ease!
Do have some 5" squares lying around in your stash? Then you already have the ingredients to begin making a fun quilt. Laura Ann Coia at SewVeryEasy is here to show you how to make a Quick Quilt with 5" Squares and to talk about all the possibilities that those squares allow!
How you set up the design you are going to quilt can sometimes be a challenge. What is the design? What thread are you going to use? The second question is oftentimes the more important one. The thread is your ally, not your enemy, and you need to work together to get the job done. Lori Kennedy at WeAllSew is here to show you how to properly design with thread.
If the Patriotic Patchwork Table Runner wasn't enough to fill out your decorations for your Fourth of July party next week, why not make a Red White and Blue Mini Quilt to go along with it. Cherry Guidry at WeAllSew has a quick and easy one for you to make just in time for the fireworks!
Get ready for the Fourth of July next weekend and create a Patriotic Patchwork Tablerunner. Add some pizazz to this simple tablerunner by using cording and buttons with the Knot-ical tablerunner by BERNINA Ambassador Kari Carr at WeAllSew.
With the Fourth of July coming up, there is no better time to get your flag out and hang it up. But what if you don't have a flag to wave? Amy Smart of Diary of a Quilter has a tutorial to show you how to make a Flying Flags Quilt instead to wave just as proudly.
Even if you've planned a quilt down to the T, from the fabric choices, the quilting design, and the binding, there could always be something that you forget to think of. For a lot of people, that just might be the needle with which they are actually going to sew the project. Luckily, BERNINA has the perfect video to show you how to pick the right one!
During her show, Gale Carson showcased a variety of unique fabrics from around the world. One of those is Bali Ikat, a black fabric that was so stunning Ricky had to buy some for himself. See how this amazing fabric is made and produced in this informative video.
With the Summer season fast approaching, you're going to need projects to work on to keep busy. But in order to do those projects, or just enjoy your day, you'll need something to sit on first. Pat Bravo at WeAllSew has a lovely Summer Floral Floor Cushion that is the perfect project to kick off your sunny season.
"You can never have too many zipper bags when you travel! They are perfect for organizing toiletries, charger cords, and essentials like travel documents and lip balm." This tutorial from Haley Grzych at WeAllSew shows you how to make the perfect Father's Day Gift.
Barbara Black writes, "Every day we get older. And no one gets to live forever. I don't want this to sound maudlin or creepy, but if I was gone tomorrow, my family has a BIG job ahead of them, dealing with all my quilt stuff." Learn how Barbara has prepared by creating a Quilter's Last Will and Testament.
Learn the ins and outs of surface design with stitches with this great tutorial from Erika Mulvenna at WeAllSew.