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Behind the Seams: Episode 6
Get to know our editors during monthly video meetups! On this month's episode, we share tips for cutting, what an editor is working on now, how to clean and care for your sewing tools, tips for stitch-and-flip blocks, and the projects in the newest issue of Quilt Sampler magazine. See below for resources mentioned in this video.
Reader Tips: 5 Helpful Cutting Hacks
Lindsay shares five great tips from our readers. These tips make cutting fabric and thread easier and more effective.
How to Organize Fabric Scraps
Storing scraps, even small ones, can be a big problem if you don't have a method to organize them. Lindsay walks you through a quiz, below, meant to reveal your ideal scrap-saving philosophy. She then offers organization methods that coordinate with the different approaches to scraps.
Behind the Seams: Episode 5
Get to know our editors during monthly video meetups! On this month's episode, we share how to organize your fabric scraps, products we love, the projects in our newest magazines, and how to make a reusable sandwich wrap. See below for resources mentioned in this video.
Make a Display: Simple Machine-Quilting Ideas for Mini Quilts
Many makers choose to quilt their mini quilts on their domestic sewing machines. Consider easy straight and serpentine stitches, both of which produce great results on small quilts! Here Lindsay shares tips that will help you feel confident conquering some basic quilting on your home machine. This mini quilt is part of the Make a Display sew-along series.  (Get more details here.)
Reader Tips: 5 Ways to Care for Small Notions
Alison shares five great tips from our readers. These tips all ensure that your most-used notions are kept in tiptop shape.
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How to Baste a Quilt Using Pool Noodles
Basting causes issues for many quilters. When layering a quilt sandwich, it can be a challenge to get the backing smooth and the quilt top straight. To improve your odds of success, grab three pool noodles and watch our how-to video. We think you'll be glad you did!
Behind the Seams: Episode 4
Get to know our editors during monthly video meetups! On this month's episode, we share how to baste a quilt using pool noodles, how to work with small pieces in a quilt, and how to know when hand sewing needles and thread are too old. We also show off projects a staff member is working on and share genius reader tips. See below for resources mentioned in this video.
Behind the Seams: Episode 1

Get to know our editors during monthly video meetups! On this month's episode, we share how to make an easy cloth napkin and how to organize and store handwork supplies. We also show off the quilts from the Spring/Summer 2022 issue of Quilt Sampler magazine and chat our favorite products for sewing with wool. See below for resources mentioned in this video.