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June 13, 2016
Throughout time, events have been recorded with needle, thread, and fabric. Historically, women and men have picked up needle and thread to stitch history onto fabric.
All the accurate cutting in the world won’t matter if you’re not sewing with a perfect scant ¼″ seam. What does “scant” mean? A scant 1/4″ seam is just a thread or two short of exactly 1/4″. And why sew with a scant 1/4″ seam? Because you need to account for the width taken up by...
Enjoy this video interview with quilter Kristin Vierra, whose quilt 16 Tigers was part of the Gala of the Unexpected, a celebration of the 25th anniversary of The National Quilt Museum. For the past 25 years, much of the world’s most innovative quilting has been shown at The National Quilt Museum. To celebrate these 25...