December’s Prairie Star Quilt Block is Here to Light the Way

Dec 7, 2021 1:30:00 PM / by Erica Bottger posted in Patterns, What's New

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For December’s Die to Try, Die of the Month, AccuQuilt is presenting quilters with an easy, sure-fire way to make a classic quilt block that’s sure to put stars in your eyes. It’s the GO! Prairie Star Block on Board (BOB) Die!

This die features all the pieces to make a 14” finished block on one die board, and it will cut in just one pass through a GO! or GO! Big Fabric Cutter!

 

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Holiday Embroidery Projects You've Been Looking For!

Dec 4, 2021 8:00:00 AM / by Erica Bottger posted in Patterns, Holiday Projects

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Are you a fan of machine embroidery? It’s the perfect way to get the most out of your GO! applique dies - making projects that are fun, easy, and picture-perfect!

With the holidays right around the corner, here are some fun projects that use machine embroidery.

No embroidery machine? These projects can be made using decorative stitches from your sewing machine or even hand stitching. So let’s take a look!

 

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Easy Christmas Lights Garland Tutorial

Dec 2, 2021 9:00:00 AM / by Kristina Brinkerhoff posted in Tutorials, Quick DIY Projects, Holiday Projects

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Hello! It's Kristina from Center Street Quilts and I'm here to share with you a fast and easy Christmas garland idea. 

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How to Label your Quilt – and Why

Nov 30, 2021 8:30:00 AM / by Cayden Crowise posted in Tips & Tricks

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Every quilt needs a label. I know, I know. You likely have a bunch of quilts that don’t have labels on them, but it’s true! If it gets misplaced, how will it get back to you? If you aren’t near your quilt, then who will tell your story? 

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No Sew Tree Skirts Made Easy

Nov 27, 2021 7:00:00 AM / by Erica Bottger

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It’s time to deck the halls and rock around the Christmas tree - is your tree skirt up for it? Whether you’re adding a new tree to your decor or just ready for a new one, here’s how to make a simple no-sew tree skirt to fit any look. It’s also a great way to get the little ones involved and create a new memory with them.

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Crossroads Ohio Star Quilt Tutorial

Nov 25, 2021 8:15:00 AM / by Nancy McNally posted in Tutorials

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Several years ago, I designed a quilt that used the Crossroads quilt block. I loved the look of the block. I paired it up with an Ohio Star block - a favorite of mine. Decided I would add sashing and cornerstones. This quilt was going to be BIG! King size as a matter of fact.

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