Fresh Quilting - A Free Video Series from the Modern Quilt Guild

Fresh Quilting – A Free Video Series from the Modern Quilt Guild

  Fresh Quilting is a new public television show co-produced by the Modern Quilt Guild (MQG) and KS Productions. Fresh Quilting airs this February 2017 with an all-star lineup of modern designers and quilters. In this new modern quilting series, innovative modern quilters reinterpret traditional techniques with a fresh, modern aesthetic! In each episode, leading … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Free Halloween Wall Quilt Patterns

Free Spooky Halloween Wall Quilt Patterns to Download

 1. That Cat Halloween Wall Quilt Pattern: This spooky quilted wall hanging was inspired by an acrylic painting by Donna Mibus (donnamibus). Try some assorted orange Halloween fabrics to create a spooky yet scrappy background for the black cat! Try solid orange for the small appliqué accents so they really pop. Pam Lincoln’s That Cat wall quilt pattern … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Modern Rainbow & Color Strata Quilts at Sew Whats New

Modern Rainbow & Color Strata Quilts – Free Video Tutorials

A free video playlist composed of many modern quilting techniques, styles and color co-ordination by some of the best quilters online today!  Learn how to create your own rainbow or color strata quilt! Rainbow & Color Strata Quilt Tutorial Playlist: How to Make a Dresden Plate Block with Jennifer Bosworth for by Shabby Fabrics (time: 20:10) The Color … [ Read More at SWN! ]

2016 Block Party Series

Crazy Ann Quilt Block Party Free Video Series with Eleanor Burns

Quilt with Eleanor Burns while she demonstrates her brilliant techniques to make quilt construction fast, fun, and easy! Watch some of the best methods for creating beautiful quilt binding, flying geese patches, applique, strip piecing, half square triangles, mitering, borders,  and lots more!  This free quilting series is perfect for beginners and intermediate quilters. See more from Eleanor here:  https://www.quiltinaday.com/ Watch the free Crazy Ann Quilt … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Winter Snowflakes Applique Wall Hanging or Pillow - Free Pattern + Video

Winter Snowflakes Applique Wall Hanging or Pillow – Free Pattern + Video

Leslie and Lynn share the GO! Snowflake die featured in the GO! Snowflakes wall hanging or pillow pattern! Subscribe to the AccuQuilt Newsletter.  AccuQuilt offers quilters, fabric crafters and retailers a premiere line of fabric cutters, dies, quilting patterns and other quilt and fabric cutting solutions that help quilters quickly and accurately cut shapes for quilting … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Quilted Autumn Pumpkins Table Runner

Create a Quilted Hexagon Pumpkin or Ornament Table Runner

An easy quilting tutorial by Missouri Star Quilt Co.’s Jenny Doan. Jenny teaches us how to make an easy Halloween pumpkins or Christmas ornament holiday table runner using the 10″ Half Hexagon Template! http://bit.ly/hexagontablerunner   More Pumpkins and Halloween Sewing at SWN: Sew Fabric Halloween Pumpkins with Jennifer Bosworth of Shabby Fabrics + 7 More … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Brother NQ3500D Quilting Embroidery and Sewing Machine Review!

Brother NQ3500D Quilting Embroidery and Sewing Machine Review!

For the past month I’ve had a new machine in my sewing room!  Brother Canada approached us here at SWN to ask us if we would like to try the NQ3500D Fashionista sewing, quilting, and embroidery machine.  It took me less than .5 seconds to say “CERTAINLY!”.  Since the NQ3500D arrived, I’ve been “playing” with it every … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Diamond Square Quilt Block Tutorial

Simple Diamond Quilt Block – Free Tutorial from Amanda Rolfe

A simple method to make a very pretty Diamond Square Quilt Block!  This block is made up of x 16 5″ HSTs and measures approx. 18.5″ squared.  Watch Amanda Rolfe as she demonstrates just how easy this block is to create!   Diamond Quilts by SWN Members                    

Happy Canada Day!  A Machine Quilted Maple Leaf Flag - by Denna's Ideas

Happy Canada Day! A Machine Quilted Maple Leaf Flag – by Denna’s Ideas

In honour of Canada Day we are showcasing this modern Canadian Flag quilted wallhanging (or flag) from Denna’s Ideas.  Denna offers some interesting facts and history about the Canadian flag and shares them with us along with her free tutorial demonstrating how she created this sweet quilted Canadian Flag to hang on her wall.  See … [ Read More at SWN! ]