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September 19, 2018
Hang and Store Your Quilts the Best Way from The Free Motion Quilting Project

 How to hang and store your quilts
Hello my quilting friends!

I have a fantastic podcast for you this week, covering a topic that concerns all of us as quilters: how to safely store your quilt! Say you have heirloom quilts from your grandmother and want to ensure they do not get damaged or discolored in storage.

I also show two different ways to hang your quilt.

Click Here to watch how I store and hang my quilts.

Be sure to also check out our sitewide sale and save 50% on our quilting books! The sale will end Monday, September 24th.

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August 15, 2018
Why did this quilt take four years to finish? from The Free Motion Quilting Project

Hello my quilting friends! Today I am stitching the faced binding onto my Dream Goddess quilt after four years in progress. I still have a lots of hand stitching to go, but it feels great to be nearing the end of this multiyear project.

I shot the podcast for this week while preparing the fabric for the facing. It was an adventure trying to talk through my thoughts about this quilt and cut and press fabric at the same time, but I think it worked out well.

It was nice to take the time to really think through all the ...

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June 4, 2018
Let's Make a Goddess Quilt Together! from The Free Motion Quilting Project

It's Quilt Along time! I'm thrilled to be sharing a new goddess quilt with you this summer and I can't wait to see all the beautiful quilts we create together. Today I've shared the first post on Fusible Applique Basics to help get you started.

Click Here to find the video and quilting tutorial.

I admit, fusible applique isn't my favorite, but it is very fast! I challenged myself to create a second Eternal Love quilt using the fabrics in May's Quilty Box and managed to cut and fuse it together in just 1 ...

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May 9, 2018
First Goddess Quilt Pattern from The Free Motion Quilting Project

Yes! I've finally hit "Publish" on my first goddess quilt pattern!

Click Here to check out Eternal Love.

I admit, this has been a pretty long process! I first drew this goddess design back when James was 8 (he's 11 now) and I've been working on it a bit at a time ever since.

I knew from the beginning I wanted to make this quilt into a pattern, but creating a pattern for a unique art quilt is very challenging. I kept having to go back and tweek the design to simplify it. It started out a ...

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