Machine Quilting Designs: Clamshell
The clamshell design is a versatile option for your quilt. Try the basic design or add a little flair for a unique look. Angela Walters and Jennifer Keltner show you how.
Machine Quilting Designs: Triangles
Jennifer Keltner and Angela Walters show you how to use a stacked triangle design. It's perfect for sashing and borders! No rulers or marking needed.coming to a point, coming back, and angling off that in the opposite direction . And like you said, I don't use rulers. I just kind of trying to get those diagonal lines pretty close, but again, if they're kind of off, I'm not worried about it." "So, the extra stitching lines on here were
Machine Quilting Designs: Pulleys
Jennifer Keltner and Angela Walters show you two machine quilting designs -- matchstick and pulley.(or what I like to call back-and-forth lines) -- that dense back-and-forth, up - and - down line." "Sometimes they're called matchstick." "Yes. Different applications of the lines, so here, I just brought this sample to show you thatreally a great all-purpose design. And so I'm just going to quilt up and down . The one thing that I do, though, is I do the little turn when I get near the seam and I do
Machine Quilting: Get Started!
Get started machine quilting with these tips. You'll be quilting like a pro in no time!
Machine Quilting Designs: Arcs
Arcs are a fast and easy way to quickly fill in sashing and borders. They work well in irregular shapes too! Find out how to quilt this versatile design!And here you can see that I'm taking that basic straight-line piano key design and just adding a nice little curve to it." "But how do you travel when you're doing the arc design?" "It's kind
Machine Quilting Designs: Paisley
A paisley design is a classic, all-over quilt design that works well on many different quilt tops. Angela Walters shows you how to do it!start out with." "Exactly. I kind of think of it as elongated tear drops . You can work them around and kind of curve them in the way you want them to go." "Alright, let's see you
Machine Quilting Designs: Allover Leaves
An allover leaf design is a great design to use on a sitdown longarm machine. Angela Walters shows you how versatile it is.today, we're working on the sit-down long arm machine, the Handi Quilter Sweet Sixteen . And Angela, what you have to share with us today is an alternative to an allover stitch that most of us might not know." "Exactly. You know, and allover design is just a design that goes all over the quilt--pretty simple. But instead of doing just a basic meander, which is just a curvy line, I brought a lead design , which makes it a little more fun and a little more different. And it's great for masculine quilts or maybe quilts that
Machine Quilting: Wavy Lines
Presented by Handi Quilter. Add texture and movement to your quilt with a wavy line design. For even more interest, add pebble designs as well.sometimes you wonder, are they easier or more difficult to make than straight lines ." "Oh, they're definitely easier to make than straight lines . I figure, if I start with a straight line and it ends up wavy, then I might as well just keep them
Machine Quilting: Tension Troubles
Quilting shouldn't be a headache! Solve your tension troubles with these easy tips.
Machine Quilting with Specialty Fabrics
Angela Walters and Jennifer Keltner share tips for machine quilting with specialty fabrics.whether you're working on a long-arm machine or working on a sit-down sewing machine , that friction that's created is the same. And I always think you can sort of feel it as the machine is trying