Shelly made this beautiful Ombre Gems quilt, a pattern by Quilty Love. This is a great Jelly Roll pattern using ombre fabrics. I quilted it with a new floral pantograph called Simple Jacobean, just love how it turned out! I used white So Fine thread and Quilters Dream Blend batting. Took the quilt for a drive to the Barwick Lighthouse. The fall colours made for a perfect backdrop and lightly overcast skies allow me to take picture in directions I normal can't take on sunny days!
How to Start and End a Knot
When I started quilting, I had no idea how to do this. My knots would look so ghetto, lol. This may be a no-brainer to a lot of you seasoned sewers out there, but for all of you that’d like a…
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Batting seems like it ought to be a stress-free topic. After all, its entire job is to make things soft and comfy. Yet choosing the right one for your project can be totally confusing. There's cotton versus polyester, tons of different brands, issues like fiber content and loft — the list goes on…
Hand Quilting Basics
Hand quilting results in dashed lines of stitches and a quilt with a soft look. Methods of hand quilting vary as much as quilters do. Adapt the techniques that follow to suit your style.