hints Archive

Get Rid of your Fear of Appliqué Once and for All!

Hand Appliqué: Making it easy and fun. Technique, tips, and hints.

What Everyone Ought to Know about Quilt Fabric

Quilt making tutorial about selecting great fabric for quilting.

How to get the Most from your Long-Arm Quilter

Long-arm quilting expectations made simple.

Avoiding Idiocy + Seam Rippers

The frustrations of making sewing mistakes, and some fabulous tools.

Stash Builder Box

The box with a cause: Stash Builder Box.

Some of my Favorite Rotary Cutters

A review of different rotary cutters.

Have a Quilt Binding You can be Proud Of

A tutorial on bias binding for your quilts.

Finding the Fabulous in Finishing Your Quilts

Another Quilt Making Basics tutorial: How to finish your quilts like a pro!

A Handy Ruler for Paper Piecing: Add-a-Quarter

The Add-a-Quarter Ruler makes paper piecing a snap!

Tutorial and Charts for Setting Quilts “on point” (Diagonally)

A Tutorial for setting quilts "on point."