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Sew a Second Border to Complete your Quilt Top

How to sew the second 4″ border onto a quilt top to complete the quilt top, including tips to make sure it comes out flat and square. This is part of our quilt project for charity.

Sew a First Border to your Quilt Top

How to add a border to a quilt top. As part of our quilt project for charity, we add a border that 4″ on the sides and 6″ on the top and bottom of the quilt.

How to Combine 12.5-inch Quilt Blocks with Sashing

Follow these step-by-step instructions to turn 12 12.5-inch unfinished blocks into a cohesive whole by adding sashing in between all of the blocks.

How to Sew a 12.5″ Woven Star Quilt Block

How to make a 12.5″ square woven star quilt block. This is not a block with clever cutting and sewing techniques; it has straightforward instructions. With careful cutting, measuring, pressing, and sewing, you will have a beautiful quilt block!

How to Sew a Saluting Star Quilt Block

These directions will make a Saluting Star quilt block that is 12.5″ by 12.5″ with 1/4″ seam allowances, so the finished size will be 12″ by 12.”

How to Sew Four 2″x3.5″ Flying Geese Quilt Blocks

Flying geese can be difficult to sew. These foolproof directions will help you create four flying geese blocks that are the perfect size: 2″ by 3.5″

How to Sew a Nested Sawtooth Star Quilt Block

The nested sawtooth star is an attractive, traditional quilt block that is not too hard to put together. Follow these foolproof instructions for a beautiful quilt block.

How to Sew a 6.5″x6.5″ Sawtooth Star Quilt Block

The sawtooth star does not have to be hard to make. Follow these foolproof instructions for all skill levels to make a 6.5″x6.5″ block.

9 Cutting Tips: Prevent Mistakes while Cutting Quilt Fabric

My best tips for cutting fabric while you are quilting, so you won’t make the same mistakes I have made.

How to Sew 4 Asymmetrical Flying Geese Quilt Blocks

This pattern will make 3.5″ by 6.5″ flying geese with three colors. These blocks are used in the pinwheel star quilt block. It uses the 4-at-a-time method.