When you start sewing, you’ll realize that there’s a lot of extra thread piling up on your sewing desk. I created an easy, beginner thread catcher pattern to hold all of your discarded thread tails. You’ll need 10 squares total, so that leaves you with 32 extras squares from this charm pack, which… Continue reading Sewing Tutorial: Thread Catcher Basket Free Pattern
The quilt as you go technique (QAYG) simplifies quilting for beginners because it is an easy way to join quilted pieces by machine. Instead of handling bulky quilts, you will learn to quilt your project as you piece it. Quilt-as-you-go is ideal for machine appliquéd projects and this tutorial will walk you through this easy quilting method. Try it out on a simple mug rug project and you’ll be hooked.