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Episode 509: Fix Blocks that Aren't the Right Size

On this show, our staff share some quilting errors that taught them important lessons. We touch on what to do when your blocks aren't all the right size, how to troubleshoot problems with your machine's foot pedal, and some great things to know about English paper piecing.

Episode 508: Upgrade Your Sewing Life

On this episode, our staff shares upgrades they made to their sewing lives -- both small and larger changes that have made an impact. We also chat with the amazing Amy Smart of Diary of a Quilter.

Episode 507: Dive Into Hand-Embroidery

Spring is such a delightful time to be outside – the flowers start to bloom, the trees and grass turn beautiful greens, and the weather is comfortable. It’s a great time to sit outside with some handwork -- we explore the basics of hand-embroidery for anyone who wants to get started! We also chat with Mary from The Quilting Season quilt shop in Saline, Michigan.

Episode 506: Tips for a Successful Block Swap

Block swaps are a great way to connect with other quilters and make gorgeously scrappy quilts! We share what to expect in a block swap and tips for hosting one! We also share a story of a woman in Montana sewing mittens and how to choose the right rotary cutter for the job.

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Episode 505: Recharge Your Creative Energy

In this show, we explore how to replenish your energy, creativity, and happiness during times of stress. We also chat with the talented designer, author, and podcast host Wendy Chow of The Weekend Quilter.

Episode 504: Our Best Sewing Hacks

Our staff members share their favorite sewing hacks! We also talk about how to hide your sewing room clutter, what’s on our art director’s work space, answer a listener-submitted question about thread, and share some products we’re loving right now!