Instructables: exploring - video - sewing - quilting http://www.instructables.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 08:15:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sew an easy, stress free Drunkard's path quilt block http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-an-easy-stress-free-Drunkards-path-quilt-blo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/YP14/GM9QLAAZ/F7GYP14GM9QLAAZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/YP14/GM9QLAAZ/F7GYP14GM9QLAAZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/YP14/GM9QLAAZ/F7GYP14GM9QLAAZ.SMALL.jpg cmskallen A traditional drunkard’s path block is made by sewing a concave curve to a convex curve, usually involving many pins and in my case lots of cussing. This instructable will show you how you can make a drunkard’s path block without all the stress.
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Sun, 10 Apr 2011 23:28:58 PDT
Quilted Drink Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilted-Drink-Coasters/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SMALL.jpg CraftyGemini In this episode of the Crafty Gemini Show I teach you some quilting basics and make a small project out of what you learn. I cover some quilting terminology, what is a pieced quilt, what are quilt blocks, how to make half-square triangle block units using a super easy method where you can make two b...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2011 08:38:32 PDT
Paper Piecing Made Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Piecing-Made-Easy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SMALL.jpg CraftyGemini After not finding a tutorial clear enough for me to understand, I locked myself up in my sewing room until I figured out how to paper piece all by myself. In this video I show you how I do it. It's really not that difficult and even beginning quilters can do it! To download my free paper piecing p...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2011 08:35:53 PDT
Quilted Camera Strap Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilted-Camera-Strap-Tutorial/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SMALL.jpg CraftyGemini In this video I walk you through all the steps necessary for you to make a custom quilted camera strap cover. This video has sound but you can still complete the project by just reading and watching the images. I made this video in this manner because I have received emails from several subscribers...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2011 08:33:20 PDT
Hand sewing quilt binding to backing http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-sewing-quilt-binding-to-backing/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/ATX3/GLU0I1VT/FITATX3GLU0I1VT.SMALL.jpg CraftyGemini In this video I show you how I hand sew the binding to the back of a quilt, secure mitered corners and tie off stitches and bury them in the quilt.
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Wed, 30 Mar 2011 08:29:54 PDT
How to make a baby quilt - From start to finish http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-baby-quilt-From-start-to-finish/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/IK63/GKS0SHE7/FVUIK63GKS0SHE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/IK63/GKS0SHE7/FVUIK63GKS0SHE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/IK63/GKS0SHE7/FVUIK63GKS0SHE7.SMALL.jpg MissouriQuiltCo From how to choose your fabric for your quilt, to how to sew your quilt top, to how to pick borders and sashing, to how to machine quilt your new quilt, all the way to trimming and binding your quilt so that it's all finished and ready for that baby :-)  Hope this helps!! jenny Missouri Star Q...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2011 02:06:29 PST
How to Stitch in the Ditch Machine Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Stitch-in-the-Ditch-Machine-Quilt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/1MJ1/FSLF7MCZ/F0U1MJ1FSLF7MCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/1MJ1/FSLF7MCZ/F0U1MJ1FSLF7MCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/1MJ1/FSLF7MCZ/F0U1MJ1FSLF7MCZ.SMALL.jpg MargueritaM How to machine quilt a large quilt using stitch in the ditch method. Manage the bulk, plan your quilting and finish in just a few hours with the help of this video!
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Sun, 22 Mar 2009 12:33:05 PDT
How to Prepare a Quilt for Machine Quilting http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Prepare-a-Quilt-for-Machine-Quilting/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/VKPX/FSLF7MAQ/FRAVKPXFSLF7MAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/VKPX/FSLF7MAQ/FRAVKPXFSLF7MAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/VKPX/FSLF7MAQ/FRAVKPXFSLF7MAQ.SMALL.jpg MargueritaM How to prepare a large quilt for machine quilting on your home sewing machine. Tools, tips, pinning, layering are all included. Although this shows a very large quilt, the methods work for any size quilt.
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Sun, 22 Mar 2009 12:18:33 PDT
Cheap Sewing and Quilting Table or Desk #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Sewing-and-Quilting-Table-or-Desk-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/GZRE/FPQLBQ87/F82GZREFPQLBQ87.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/GZRE/FPQLBQ87/F82GZREFPQLBQ87.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/GZRE/FPQLBQ87/F82GZREFPQLBQ87.SMALL.jpg MargueritaM This video is how I convert my cheap sewing and quilting table so that I can do the machine quilting on a very large quilt. In my first video I made the best sewing and quilting table that I've ever used with some pretty cheap materials (total cost about $100 with the table) and best of all it stor...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2008 17:47:36 PST
Cheap Sewing and Quilting Table or Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Sewing-and-Quilting-Table-or-Desk/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/0M7C/FPQLBQ8B/F2D0M7CFPQLBQ8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/0M7C/FPQLBQ8B/F2D0M7CFPQLBQ8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/0M7C/FPQLBQ8B/F2D0M7CFPQLBQ8B.SMALL.jpg MargueritaM I made the best sewing and quilting table that I've ever used with some pretty cheap materials (total cost about $100 with the table) and best of all it stores in a closet easily and sets up fast. Please watch both videos and let me know if I can answer any questions. There is a detailed material...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2008 17:39:55 PST
20 Minute Baby Blanket http://www.instructables.com/id/20-Minute-Baby-Blanket/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/0OU1/FCHYO0EB/FLB0OU1FCHYO0EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/0OU1/FCHYO0EB/FLB0OU1FCHYO0EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/0OU1/FCHYO0EB/FLB0OU1FCHYO0EB.SMALL.jpg melarky This is a simple way to make a baby blanket. Takes about 20 minutes or less once you get the hang of it. You'll need scissors, yarn, yarn needle, 2 panels of 1.25 yards of coordinating fabric, and two packages of double fold bias tape (quilt binding) and of course a sewing machine.
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Tue, 12 Feb 2008 22:47:14 PST