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3 Tips for Fixing Blocks that Aren't the Right Size

Elizabeth gives you three ways to deal with blocks that aren't the correct size once you've sewn them together.
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Quick Tips for Sewing on Borders

Alison shares her favorite tips for getting perfect borders!
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6 Tips for Perfect Triangle-Squares

Having trouble with your triangle squares? Beth gives you 6 tips to try for more accurate triangle-squares.
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How to Use Bloc Loc Rulers

Bloc Loc rulers can make both basic quilting units as well as more intricate designs easier to cut, sew, and trim. Beth shows you how to use the half square triangle ruler, the flying geese ruler, and the drunkards path shape.
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Trouble with Triangle-Squares? Here's Help!

Are you making our Sew Easy Sampler quilt? Block 4 involves sewing a lot of triangle-squares. Here are some tips to getting accurate triangle-squares every time! Get instructions for this block here.
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Tips for Getting an Accurate 1/4" Seam

Are you making our Sew Easy Sampler quilt? Block 3 involves sewing skinny strips together. Here are some tips to test your seam allowance, then get tips for sewing to get accurate 1/4" seams! Get instructions for this block here.
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10 Tips for Foundation Piecing

Learn supplies, tricks, and trouble-shooting tips for making foundation-piecing easier and more enjoyable! You'll soon grow to love this popular technique!
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Tips for Making a Scrappy Quilt

Scrappy quilts are so fun to make and are great stash busters, but they require some thought to get the look you want for your quilt! Here are some tips for making a scrappy quilt.
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The Trick to Trimming Fabrics in Foundation Piecing

When foundation-piecing instructions say to "trim the fabric so it extends 1/4" beyond the next stitching line," do you wonder how to do that? If so, you're not alone. See how easy it is with the aid of a postcard and a specialty ruler.