beginner quilting

Posts about beginner quilting and more.

Quilting for Beginners: Choosing the Right Batting

May 13, 2021 7:30:00 AM / by AccuQuilt posted in beginner quilting, Quilting Tips


You have likely had a lot of questions throughout your learning process as a beginner quilter. Now that you have finished sewing your project together, you have more questions about what type of batting you should get to give your work that polished look.

In case you don’t know, batting is the layer of material between your completed quilt top and backing. Selecting the right batting has major effects on the way your finished quilt looks, feels and ages. Let’s look at the features of batting to simplify your shopping trip and help you get the confidence to finish that project!

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What is AccuQuilt & Why it is Worth the Investment?

Jun 11, 2020 1:25:27 PM / by AccuQuilt posted in beginner quilting, Fabric Cutters, Quilting Tips


Chances are you're reading this because you've run across an AccuQuilt fabric cutter or die. Whether you're a novice sewist who has read a blog or two or an experienced quilter who shops at one of our retailers, the AccuQuilt fabric cutting system has something for you. 

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Top 10 Quilting Patterns for Beginners

Apr 2, 2015 3:54:56 PM / by AccuQuilt posted in beginner quilting, Fabric Cutters, Patterns, Top Picks


We have a wide variety of great quilting patterns for beginners that you can download from our website at any time. But, to help you narrow down a few, here are our top 10 picks this month for beginning quilters. From bed runners and throws to placemats and wall hangings, a multitude of beautiful fast and easy quilting patterns are at your disposal. These patterns should keep you really busy this spring and summer, but if you're feeling confident about creating more intermediate patterns, we have plenty of quilting patterns to choose from and we're constantly uploading more. For now, enjoy these fast and easy quilting patterns below!

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20 Quilting for Beginners Tips

Jan 23, 2014 4:44:08 PM / by AccuQuilt posted in beginner quilting, Fabric Cutters, Tutorials


Are you interested in starting a journey in quilting? Check out these 20 helpful tips for quilting beginners. And they're beginner approved, too!
Kate's Quilt
AccuQuilt employee, Kate, displays her first quilt which she made with the GO! Tumbler 6 1/2" die.
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