Episode 559: How to Work with Solid Fabrics
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How to Work with Solid Fabrics
Solid fabrics in quilts date back to the late 1800s, but also continue to be popular today. And there's now a large variety of colors to choose from. Lindsay shares things to know about working with solid fabrics, including shopping for them, organizing them, pressing them, machine-quilting them, and more.
Quilty High Five
Lindsay gives herself a quilty hive five for going with the flow on a project, instead of planning every detail. She's working on the American Patchwork & Quilting Blast from the Past sampler quilt.
Products We Love
We share the products our staff is obsessed with, including:
Hit the Road
Lindsay shares tips for visiting quilt shops while you're traveling, including how to find one, what to buy, and more.
Beth shares a trend she's seeing in the quilting world -- anything-but-basic quilts made entirely from squares. The popular patterns she mentions are: