Sew Alongs

Sew-Along With June-Playful Precut Quilts

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Sew-Along With June-Playful Precut Quilts

Playful Precut Quilts Sew Along Begins February 10, 2021   Hello and welcome to Threads That Bind quilt along! Quilters are amazing people. They can get through almost anything as long as they have their quilting to keep them busy. And Threads is happy to help out in anyway they can. A Quilt Along is one of those ways. So, let’s get busy. For this quilt along you will need the Playful Precut Quilts Book by Amanda Niederhauser, which is available at the Threads online store. We will be doing one block every two weeks and the blocks will be...

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Sew an Animal Parade with Jackie!!!

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Sew an Animal Parade with Jackie!!!

Sweet Tweets Sew-a-Long    Who doesn’t love a cute baby quilt, I always like to have one on hand for gifting and the ones in this book are so adorable I may have 2 or 3 in the next little while.   The book is Animal Parade 2 (charming applique quilts for babies)    I found the instructions well written and easy to follow. You have the choice to do turned or raw edge applique. I will be doing raw edged, so all applique instructions will be referred to using this method. Come sew along with me!!  

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Wedge Star Tool Sew Along

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Wedge Star Tool Sew Along

Introduction to The Wedge Star Tool and Sew Along Beginning February 9th, 2021   The Wedge Star Tool by Studio 180 is designed to make a variety of blocks based on 45 degree sub-units. The tool allows you to make the various blocks in 22 different sizes. I have chosen to make the blocks I am demonstrating 14” finished (14 ½" including seam allowances) but you can choose whatever size you wish from tiny little 3” blocks all the way up to 24” finished size.      There are 3 basic blocks that we will explore over the first three sessions and from there we...

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Pot Holders for All Seasons Sew Along

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Pot Holders for All Seasons Sew Along

Welcome to our “Pot Holders for All Seasons Sew Along” with Carol! Once a month for five months, we will invite you to join in using a new pattern from Chris Malone’s book of the same name. The book has the patterns, templates, and instructions for 20 projects. They are all cute and fun to make. We have selected 5 of them that use different techniques and will add some tips that you may find helpful. Be sure to read all the book’s instructions before beginning.  Need a copy of the book? Get it here! We'll be doing five different Sew...

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