Thursday July 30th 2015

Posts Tagged ‘fusible applique’

Teflon vs. what?

Teflon vs. what?

Recently AQS posted this tip on Facebook. “Parchment paper works every bit as well as a Teflon pressing sheet, and it cools off faster.” You made  lots of comments, and you wanted to know more. Here’s the story: Quilters who do fusible appliqué know that a Teflon [Read More]

Free – Stars in the Garden Table Topper Pattern by Pam Bono

Free – Stars in the Garden Table Topper Pattern by Pam Bono

This floral table topper designed by Pam Bono will be lovely in any decor. Fusible appliqué and template-free piecing make this project quick and easy, while hand embroidery adds a special touch. Click here for the corrected PDF of Stars in the Garden Placemats & [Read More]

Favorite Appliqué & Embroidery Quilts by Betty Alderman

Favorite Appliqué & Embroidery Quilts by Betty Alderman

Quilters kept asking Betty Alderman for more modern patterns, especially flowers, with large pieces that were easy to see and handle. Since  Betty’s  love of flowers equals her love of appliqué, she joyously tackled the challenge. The result is nearly three dozen [Read More]

Free Art Deco Gears Quilt Pattern

Free Art Deco Gears Quilt Pattern

This 44″ X 60″ Art Deco Gears pattern was designed by Robbi Joy Eklow.  Robbi was inspired by the Art Deco terracotta decorations of the buildings and bridges of her hometown, Chicago.  She used some of the Art Deco motifs to create fusible applique designs. [Read More]

Free Quilting Essentials & Tested Tips

Free Quilting Essentials & Tested Tips

We have a free gift for you that you are bound to use over and over again.  AQS and Handi Quilter produced a wonderful booklet called Quiltmaking Essentials & Tested Tips by Sherri Bain Driver.  This booklet provides general quiltmaking instructions and details about [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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