Saturday August 1st 2015

Posts Tagged ‘AQS Guide to Quilt Care’

Quilt Care 101 – Part 2 – Cool, Clean, and Dry

Quilt Care 101 – Part 2 – Cool, Clean, and Dry

In Part 2 of Quilt Care 101, let’s consider humidity, temperature, and dust – does it really matter? Follow these simple care tips, and your precious quilts will stay looking like new for decades. Part 2 – HUMIDITY AND TEMPERATURE Conditions in your home may tend to [Read More]

Quilt Care 101 – Part 1 – Light

Quilt Care 101 – Part 1 – Light

Your quilts are valuable – but please don’t put them away. Enjoy them! In Part 1 of Quilt Care 101, we’ll discuss the effect of light on fabrics. Follow some simple care tips, and your precious quilts will stay looking like new for decades. Part 1 – LIGHT One of the [Read More]

Quilt Care with Bobbie Aug – Video

Quilt Care with Bobbie Aug – Video

Bobbie Aug  learned to sew on treadle sewing machines in Illinois. Bobbie was inspired by the quiet, dignified beauty of nineteenth-century quilts and began making quilts 30 years ago. She became a quilt dealer, quilt collector, quilt shop owner, and quilt show consultant [Read More]

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Free Video Tutorial: Pillow Secret from Bonnie Browning

Free Video Tutorial: Pillow Secret from Bonnie Browning

Bonnie Browning shows how to make a decorative pillow to fit any pillow form with no zipper. What’s different? She [Read More]

Things are Buzzing at The Bee!

Things are Buzzing at The Bee!

These days, with electronic designing, rotary cutting, and machine quilting, our favorite projects are often done [Read More]

Over 700 Quilts at Grand Rapids QuiltWeek in 2015!

Over 700 Quilts at Grand Rapids QuiltWeek in 2015!

Enjoy this peek at the Special Exhibits that are coming to QuiltWeek in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on August 12-15, 2015. [Read More]

Ann Hazelwood’s Colebridge Community Series

Ann Hazelwood’s Colebridge Community Series

What fun, tears, and drama we’ve read since Ann Hazelwood wrote her first Colebridge Community book, The Basement [Read More]

What Does Appliqué Mean to YOU?

What Does Appliqué Mean to YOU?

The simplest explanation of appliqué is to place one layer of fabric over another larger piece, and sew it in place. [Read More]

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