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Making Your Own Quilt Binding

Making your own binding is super easy and can add so much character to your quilt. On the plus side you can choose whatever fabric you want instead of being stuck with the pre-made boring bindings. I love making my binding out of either a nice stripe, like the ADORNit grey stripe, or a small simple… Continue reading Making Your Own Quilt Binding

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Quilt Making: Attaching Binding, the easy way

Attaching binding can be a chore but I taught myself an easier way! This method involves sewing down both raw edges, folding it over and then sewing it to the back of the quilt. Not only is this method easier, it is also cleaner, hides all raw edges, and allows for easier mitered corners! I… Continue reading Quilt Making: Attaching Binding, the easy way

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Quilt Making: Finishing Your Quilt

Can you believe it!? We are at the end of making our quilt! I have enjoyed writing this mini series so, so much and I have enjoyed working with the beautiful, bright, and happy yellow fabric ADORNit sent me. I’ve got some more fabric from them that I’ll be sharing more about during the rest… Continue reading Quilt Making: Finishing Your Quilt

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Quilt Making: Sewing Your Squares Together

Our quilt is almost finished! This post will be the second to last, next time I will be teaching how to quilt and bind on your regular sewing machine! I need to thank ADORNit for providing the beautiful yellow floral and the grey striped fabric. I am still so in love with it and how… Continue reading Quilt Making: Sewing Your Squares Together

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Quilt Making: Pressing and Squaring Your Squares

Another week, another quilt making post brought to you by my ADORNit Ambassadorship. Last week I taught you how to cut the half triangle squares from your fabric strips. This week I’m teaching you how to press and square those squares. This step is a crucial one. Mess up here and your seams of each… Continue reading Quilt Making: Pressing and Squaring Your Squares

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Quilt Making: Cutting Your Fabric Strips

Last week I went over how to calculate your entire quilt start to finish. This week I will be continuing my ADORNit project by teaching you how to cut out your strips, sew, an then cut the half triangle squares at 45 degree angle. Cutting the strips is simple, so simple I forgot to get… Continue reading Quilt Making: Cutting Your Fabric Strips