Two new FREE tutorials for fall to create whimsical pumpkin quilts for your home at Halloween or just to celebrate the colors of autumn! One tutorial is for creating a pieced quilt and the second tutorial is an applique project. Happy stitching!
A free video series for Christmas sewing and quilting projects. Make mini-quilts, mug rugs, pot-holders, table toppers, and more. Watch the videos with all of the measurements and instructions for stitching these sweet Christmas blocks together. Featured in this series is a holiday wreath quilt block, a skate, a hot chocolate mug, and a … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Butterflies signify resurrection, hope, joy, and new beginnings! Butterflies are a symbol of; transformation, change, and rebirth. Out with the old and in with the new! Watch this fantastic (and free!) video quilt-along series with Sheri Cifaldi-Morill of Whole Circle Studio! Butterfly Bunch is a fun wall-hanging / mini quilt created with foundation paper piecing techniques. Stitch … [ Read More at SWN! ]
The piecing technique used to create these gorgeous quilt blocks is called foundation paper piecing. You need to be familiar with this technique to make this quilt. Laura Coia shows us how to foundation paper piece and how to put this beautiful quilted wall hanging together in this free video series! Stay tuned for the release of … [ Read More at SWN! ]
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! ]
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! ]
SUZY WILLIAMS of SuzyQuilts demonstrates how she sews a standard four-inch sleeve to the back of your quilt so you can hang it on the wall. Suzy is a member of the Modern Quilt Guild and has published patterns in Modern Patchwork Magazine, QuiltCon Magazine and in collaboration with Birch Fabrics, Windham Fabrics, Hoffman Fabrics, Art Gallery Fabrics and … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Add patriotic colors to your wall or table with the free Confetti Welcome Wall Hanging Pattern Download.
Seven free videos covering the many techniques, tools and tips for hanging quilts! Featured Quilt: Fish in the Sea Quilt by Janet Harris Magnet-Ficent Invisible Quilt Hanger by HeirloomCreations Quilting Basics – Hanging A Quilt by Missouri Star Quilt Company Sew Easy Lesson: How to Add a Hanging Sleeve to your Quilt by Fons & Porter How to Make a … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Using half-square triangles and the method demonstrated by Jenny Doan in this video at SWN, I put this mini quilt together. The quilting follows the diagonal lines, rather than the 5″ squares used to construct, and the sashing is quilted with narrow lines, or “match stick quilting”. The binding is applied using this very simple method (and free … [ Read More at SWN! ]