Hourglass Blocks a Quilt Setting Tutorial!

Hourglass blocks are pretty simple to make. It is kind of like making a double HST (half square triangle) block. I just finished a quilt along and made a bunch of sawtooth star blocks. I have decided to use hourglass blocks alternately with the sawtooth blocks for two simple reasons. First I wanted to try […] Read more…

How do I Piece A Quilt Back?

I have just finished a table topper for my holiday table and I need to quilt and finish it. What are my next steps? I need to piece a quilt back for the table topper. I went to my stash of fabric and the fabric I chose was not big enough! My topper measured roughly […] Read more…

Seams Sew Easy to Sew 1/4″ Seams!

Seams Sew Easy to use 1/4″ seams for accuracy in quilt block piecing, but how can I achieve the ideal 1/4″ seam? This is a frequent and important question. Does it really matter about using 1/4 inch seam allowances? Yes it does matter and it can make a lot of difference in the finished product. […] Read more…

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