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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.
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 3
Get to know our editors during monthly video meetups! On this month's episode, we share three products we love, chat about choosing quilting designs for your quilts, and give creative ideas for using empty toilet paper rolls in your sewing room. We also show you how to make a cute thread catcher and share the projects in the August 2022 issue of American Patchwork & Quilting magazine. See below for resources mentioned in this video.
How to Join Binding Ends with No Overlap or Bulk
Discover an easy way to join the ends of your quilt binding. This method results in a continuous binding strip with no obvious bulk or seams. Learn additional methods here.
Make a Display: How to Make an Envelope Pillow Backing
Mini quilts are easy to reimagine as other projects. We share the basics of turning a block into a pillow using an envelope backing. This mini quilt is part of the Make a Display sew-along series. (Get more details here.)
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Behind the Seams: Episode 2
Get to know our editors during monthly video meetups! On this month's episode, we share three reader sewing hacks, give ideas for hanging quilts on a ladder, and show off the Summer 2022 issue of Quilts & More magazine. We also answer a reader question about keeping pets safe in your sewing room and share our favorite way to join binding ends. 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.
Twice the Fun: Choosing Fabrics

If you're participating in the Twice the Fun quilt-along, here are some tips for choosing fabrics. (Get more details here.)