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Learn the simple steps to the quilt as you go technique by making this fun Pineapple Table Topper. It's the perfect addition to your next luau!
Jody Sanders shares an easy way to join the end of your binding on your quilt. It blends right in with the other joins on your binding!
Jody Sanders shares her top tips for making baby quilts.
Three ideas for using your serger to finish quilts fast!
Jody Sanders shares our top 10 tips for turning a stack of T-shirts into a memory quilt.
Jody Sanders shares pivoting tricks for getting perfect appliqué stitches around outside curves, inside curves, and points.
An accurate quarter-inch seam is crucial in piecing so everything goes together perfectly. Jody shares 4 tips for helping you achieve the perfect quarter-inch seam!
Jody shares her 3 secrets for getting perfect pillow covers!
Need to finish quilts in a hurry? Jody gives 3 simple machine quilting ideas that you can do on your home sewing machine.
Jody shares 3 tips for making the binding process easier and gives her favorite method for finishing the ends.
Many modern machines have one-step buttonhole features. Jody shows you how easy it is to use!
We share our favorite tips for sewing with vinyl and laminated cottons. You probably already have one or more of the items laying around your house!
Jody Sanders shows you the simple tricks to sewing zippers.
Everything you need to know about zippers: different types, how to customize the size and the tricks for sewing them!
(Originally filmed live on Facebook on June 28, 2017.) Jody Sanders and Lisa Schumacher talk sewing secrets and hacks! Topics include triangle squares and flying geese made easy, secrets to sewing...
Jody Sanders shares some needle know-how, including 3 things every quilter should know about their needle. She also discusses different needle types and when you might use them.
Take the fear out of machine appliqué! Jody Sanders shows you our favorite machine-appliqué stitches that are on most sewing machines. See examples of each one and learn about different ways to...
Sewing a curved seam isn't as hard as you think! Watch Jody Sanders show you how to stitch up a Drunkard's Path block.
If your sewing machine is just not sewing correctly, try these fixes first! Jody Sanders gives you some information on what you can to do self-service your sewing machine quickly and easily.
Start with five squares to make four matching Flying Geese units with no fabric waste.
This easy technique creates eight triangle-squares at once -- perfect for quilts where you need a lot!
Jody Sanders shows you how to make triangle-squares and Flying Geese units with squares instead of triangles. This technique allows you to make more units in less time and with no wasted fabric!...