Sewing Methods for Quilters
- Hand Piecing Your Quilts (3)
- Quick Piecing Techniques
- Quilting Glossary
- Pressing Techniques (2)
- Rotary Cutting Techniques
- Using Templates (3)
- Machine Piecing Your Quilts (11)
How to Make a Yo-Yo Quilt
Learn to make Yo-Yos, those little rosettes that are assembled with circles of fabric. You can use yo yos in lots of ways, even if you don't want to make an entire yo-yo quilt.
How to Sew Quilt Blocks with Partial Seams
Learn to sew quilt blocks that are constructed with partial seams -- it's an easy technique that you'll often encounter.
Quick Half Square Triangle Units
Use this quick piecing method to make quick pieced half square triangle units.
Make Half Square Triangles on a Long Grid
Use the long-grid method to easily sew a batch of half square triangle units.
An Easy Way to Cut Fabrics on the Straight Grain
Use this quick technique to locate a fabric's straight grain (crosswise or lengthwise) so that cuts are as on-grain as possible.
How to Adjust Sewing Machine Tension
Here are a few tips you can use to adjust your sewing machine's tension.